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Global English article icon

History & The Arts

Global English

David Graddol explores how a language from an island on the corner of the continent went global

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10 mins
Hinglish, Pinglish, Binglish, Minglish article icon

Education & Development

Hinglish, Pinglish, Binglish, Minglish

The head of the Rewachand Bhojwani Academy finds the multilingualism of Indian society has positive advantages, even though it makes it harder to maintain standards.

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5 mins
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Languages

The German language zone

 If you enjoyed exploring Berlin, why not try getting to know the city in the local language?

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5 mins
Year of the Rooster: Chinese New Year article icon

Languages

Year of the Rooster: Chinese New Year

As the Chinese celebrate the Year of the Rooster, why not learn how to write and pronounce basic Chinese words, or find out more about the people and culture?

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5 mins
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History & The Arts

Download your language survey kit

Interested in carrying out your own survey into language? Here's the kit you'll need.

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5 mins
Download our Chinese characters learning apps article icon

Languages

Download our Chinese characters learning apps

Dr Qian Kan, Head of Chinese at The Open University, led the development and the update of the Chinese@OU app, which is ready to download. She explains below why it is important to learn Chinese.

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5 mins
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Languages

Explore Welsh & Wales with OpenLearn

Get to know the language, identity and culture of Wales better by listening to our podcasts or taking a Welsh course.

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5 mins
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History & The Arts

National Poetry Day

Get your quills at the ready and your thesaurus on standby for this collection of content exploring the magical world of poetry on National Poetry Day.

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5 mins
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Languages

Explore the baking and culture of Europe: Italy

There's more to Italy than pizza breads...

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10 mins
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Languages

Explore the baking and culture of Europe: Hungary

Travel beyond the former Iron Curtain for a whole new taste of bread

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10 mins
Explore the baking and culture of Europe: Netherlands activity icon

Languages

Explore the baking and culture of Europe: Netherlands

A country that is known for its milling will surely have some great baking, too...

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5 mins
Explore the baking and culture of Europe: Germany activity icon

Languages

Explore the baking and culture of Europe: Germany

A nation famed for its love of food reveals some of its baking secrets

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10 mins