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11 Untranslatable Words From Various Languages http://www.thecultureist.com/2013/08/23/11-untranslatable-words-from-various-languages/

11 Untranslatable Words From Other Cultures Infographic - I adore this. I believe language shapes thought just as much as thought shapes language. I always think of untranslatable words as a glimpse into the most subtly unique aspects of other cultures.

Infográfico: As criaturas místicas através do mundo - GeeknessGeekness

Infográfico: As criaturas místicas através do mundo

15 Words You Cannot Translate Into English

15 Words You Cannot Translate Into English

How To Say ‘I Love You’ Around The World

How To Say ‘I Love You’ Around The World

This is how to say "I love you" in 50 languages ~ 50 x "Ich liebe dich" "je…

kanji as playful illustrations

Funny pictures about These Illustrations Make It Easy To Learn Chinese. Oh, and cool pics about These Illustrations Make It Easy To Learn Chinese. Also, These Illustrations Make It Easy To Learn Chinese photos.

14 Untranslatable Words Explained By Charming Illustrations (By Marija Tiurina)

14 Untranslatable Words Explained By Charming Illustrations (By Marija Tiurina) Just to clear something up: It's tretår (not tretar) and pålegg (not palegg).

Interesting

If the world was a village of 100 people. What an interesting info graphic! This really puts things into perspective!

Here are some of the most beautiful words in the English language

The most beautiful words in the English language (pictures)

Idioms around the world

I love mondays #1

These odd little phrases are used to express a sentiment other than their literal meaning. It doesn’t really rain cats and dogs, as the world and his wife knows. I’ve always been fascinated by foreign idioms

‘Aegis’ is the #wordoftheday . #language #merriamwebster #dictionary

‘Aegis’ is the #wordoftheday . #language #merriamwebster #dictionary

From John Koenig's The Dictionary of Obscure Sorrows. Invented words to fill the gaps of emotional expression in the English language. http://www.dictionaryofobscuresorrows.com

23 emotions people feel but seldom notice

You don't have to have read "Frindle" to use this great worksheet. How better to learn about words than to invent your own, and explain it! Love this idea!

This would be a perfect activity after reading Frindle. Then make a classroom dictionary and allow the students to write a short story using words from the dictionary they just created!

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