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What sort of Yiddish did Jews in Hungary speak? 0 Behind the Aegis 17 min ago 17 min ago 0 42
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A site some of you might enjoy---BBC News Pidgin 1 Jilly_in_VA Jan 2022 Jan 2022 8 1340
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This message was self-deleted by its author 0 Behind the Aegis Dec 2021 Dec 2021 0 813
Small breakthrough in my studying Japanese 4 TDale313 Nov 2021 Nov 2021 7 824
Finally decided on a third language... Turkish 4 prodigitalson Nov 2021 Nov 2021 0 1016
German lumpers and splitters 5 Lionel Mandrake Oct 2021 Nov 2021 1 578
Warming relations between Israel and Arab countries creates new application for Aravrit,.... 1 Behind the Aegis Oct 2021 Oct 2021 0 671
What is your favorite American English dialect? 16 Odin2005 Jan 2012 Oct 2021 2 9022
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From Judeo-Greek to Karaim, Oxford courses on 12 rare Jewish languages aim to keep heritages alive 0 Behind the Aegis Oct 2021 Oct 2021 1 641
parsing the title of Newton's opus magnum 7 Lionel Mandrake Oct 2021 Oct 2021 2 517
What Lorde's Te Reo Maori Songs Mean For The Effort To Revive The Language 0 Jilly_in_VA Sep 2021 Sep 2021 7 681
These 10+ Korean Words Have Just Been Added To The English Dictionary 3 soryang Sep 2021 Sep 2021 1 545
Tut, a Language Used by Enslaved Africans, Is Resurfacing on Social Media 1 Behind the Aegis Aug 2021 Aug 2021 11 933
Hidden Influence of Chinese Characters and Words on Korean Vocabulary and Writing (Zev Handel) 0 soryang Aug 2021 Aug 2021 0 654
Mistranslated doctoral thesis title triggers plagiarism review rocking South Korean politics 2 soryang Jul 2021 Jul 2021 0 1335
is there a law of linguistics that says words change to what is easier to pronounce? 9 raccoon Jul 2021 Jul 2021 1 2733
Oldest Korean-letter metal type blocks from King Sejong's reign are found 1 soryang Jul 2021 Jul 2021 4 2205
100 verbs to survive in JAPAN! (Essential verbs in a day) 0 YoshidaYui Jun 2021 Jun 2021 1 2542
Real Time with Bill Maher guests - Friday, May 7, 2021 0 Behind the Aegis May 2021 May 2021 1 1966
Akron-born YouTube star and speaker of many languages dies 1 soryang Apr 2021 Apr 2021 8 1818
Vent/rant about unclear speech 3 Foolacious Mar 2021 Mar 2021 3 1395
The story of Richard Sears or "Uncle Hanzi" 12 soryang Mar 2021 Mar 2021 5 2089
English must be so confusing to ESL people - where is the 'g' in anxiety? 28 bucolic_frolic Mar 2021 Mar 2021 2 2775
We need to talk about 'Kike' -- how did the slur originate anyway? 0 Behind the Aegis Mar 2021 Mar 2021 3 2376
We're running out of time to preserve endangered Jewish languages. 0 Behind the Aegis Feb 2021 Feb 2021 1 857
Can any suggest American TV shows that I can watch which are 3 phylny Jan 2021 Jan 2021 0 3676
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Understand NATIVE Japanese Conversations 0 yuiyoshida Dec 2020 Dec 2020 1 1382
350 Phrases Every Japanese Beginner Must Know 5 yuiyoshida Dec 2020 Dec 2020 0 2162
Surprising Strangers Switching from Chinese to Japanese: Yokohama Chinatown #3 0 yuiyoshida Dec 2020 Dec 2020 0 1702
Early recording of Korean from the Sorbonne 2 soryang Dec 2020 Dec 2020 2 1465
The Translator Relay: Don Mee Choi 1 soryang Sep 2020 Sep 2020 2 1432
DuoLingo app! 3 yuiyoshida May 2020 Sep 2020 0 2338
What's "Daze" in "Yare Yare Daze"? (And "Dawa"?") 0 yuiyoshida Sep 2020 Sep 2020 0 637
Why Google Translate FAILS at Japanese 1 yuiyoshida Aug 2020 Aug 2020 1 745
Would love to learn Mandarin online need suggestions 5 TuxedoKat Aug 2020 Aug 2020 0 2251
A question about the ellipsis 13 PJMcK Aug 2020 Aug 2020 2 1985
Any recommendations for jump starting French 9 bucolic_frolic Apr 2020 Jun 2020 0 3665
I learned something new today.... 3 yuiyoshida Jun 2020 Jun 2020 4 1804
Lingo: Around Europe in Sixty Languages 4 Behind the Aegis May 2020 Jun 2020 1 2136
A neat site for translations 4 Behind the Aegis Jul 2013 May 2020 1 4054
Interesting twitter thread on "translation talk" 1 soryang May 2020 May 2020 3 1190
I was looking at taking Spanish at our community college. I was wondering about online 4 brewens Apr 2020 Apr 2020 0 1424
1400 Japanese Vocab & Phrase 3 hr Audiobook (BasicIntermediate) 0 yuiyoshida Apr 2020 Apr 2020 1 946
Yandere (ヤンデレ) 1 yuiyoshida Mar 2020 Mar 2020 4 970
PARASITE-Jessica song(Parody)full version-Korea song(독도는 우리 땅) 0 soryang Feb 2020 Feb 2020 0 1033
Korea Sijo (시조) in English -- by translation and original poems 0 soryang Feb 2020 Feb 2020 2 1040
How I Learnt JAPANESE (Mikan) 3 yuiyoshida Jan 2020 Feb 2020 0 1244
DO NOT SAY 'I think...' - say THIS instead - 21 more advanced alternative phrases 6 yuiyoshida Jan 2020 Jan 2020 4 1597
Hwang Jini's riddle is a play on Hanja 0 soryang Jan 2020 Jan 2020 1 2922
What does the Korean word "Arirang" ( 아리랑 ) mean? 0 soryang Nov 2019 Nov 2019 1 1725
Ten Useful Korean Slang Terms X 2 2 soryang Oct 2019 Oct 2019 3 1299
Japanese phrases you can use (Phrases I have accumulated over the years.) 1 yuiyoshida Oct 2019 Oct 2019 3 4850
Otsukaresama desu - The magic word in Japanese 0 yuiyoshida Oct 2019 Oct 2019 0 819
Why Is Korean So Hard? 1 soryang Sep 2019 Sep 2019 4 1507
WHY Japanese is the HARDEST Language 4 yuiyoshida Sep 2019 Sep 2019 1 1236
Agnotology 4 littlemissmartypants Sep 2019 Sep 2019 8 1323
Japanese guy reacts to Foreigner's Tattoos 1 yuiyoshida Aug 2019 Aug 2019 3 1341
the persistence of syntax 3 Lionel Mandrake Aug 2019 Aug 2019 3 1391
My 1950s miseducation in English. 13 Lionel Mandrake Jul 2019 Aug 2019 2 2247
A Brief History of British and Irish Languages 4 ashling Mar 2019 Jul 2019 19 2102
expressing feelings in Japanese 7 yuiyoshida Jun 2019 Jul 2019 1 1732
These are the hardest-to-spell words in the English language, CNN: 3 Stuart G May 2019 May 2019 2 1630
What's in a name? Japan puzzles over 'Reiwa' 2 soryang Apr 2019 Apr 2019 2 1366
Does redundancy constitute bad grammar? 38 Lionel Mandrake Jul 2017 Apr 2019 0 5914
Crossing Divides: Two Koreas divided by a fractured language 5 soryang Mar 2019 Mar 2019 2 2202
South Carolina African American Heritage Foundation Invites Applicants for Summer Institute 1 Behind the Aegis Mar 2019 Mar 2019 3 1492
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