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· August, 2007

Stories about Language from August, 2007

Ukraine: Crimea

On the last day of summer, here's a translation of LJ user drugoi's photo report on his trip to Crimea, one of the favorite summer tourism destinations in the Soviet...

Russia: “Anti-Akhmatova”

Romania: Esquire

Russia: Novaya Gazeta in English

Arabeyes: It's All in a Sign

Signs are an important means to get first-hand information or advertise messages necessary for everyday life. But what happens when the signs are misleading and don't serve the purpose they...

Jamaica: Bilingual?

Trinidad & Tobago: Costly Mistake

Bermuda: Responsible Headlines

Estonia: Russia

Russia: Speaking Russian Properly

Albania: Poetic Grammar

China: New Web Vocabularies

Israel: Firefox and Israeli Blogs

Estonia: Gay Pride in Tallinn

Jamaica: Bridges to Memory

Russia: St. Pete Pics; A. Kostia's Short Story

Korea: National Hero or Terrorist

What comes to mind when you hear the word ‘terrorists’? The word is at the center of a controversy over a lecture given on Korean modern history by a foreign...

Syria: US Afraid of Arabic

Bahrain: Top Tips for Secret Smokers!

Children are the future, right? Some bloggers in Bahrain are not too optimistic. We find others who are fed up of religious leaders, are enjoying watching people, and are smoking...

Russia: “Criminal Moscow”

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