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Natali Lekka
Natali is originally from Athens, Greece and now works as a freelance writer and Greek translator in the UK. Follow her on Twitter.
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10 Wonderful Fall Words From Around The World

10 Wonderful Fall Words From Around The World

Put the kettle on and embrace the new season with 10 autumn words from around the world.
7 Words And Expressions About The Moon From Around The World

7 Words And Expressions About The Moon From Around The World

We can’t think any better way to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the moon landing than with 7 moon words and phrases from around the globe.
11 Wonderful Summer Words From Around The World

11 Wonderful Summer Words From Around The World

Nothing says summer more than these 11 summer words from around the world.
What Is Kashubian, And Where Is It Spoken?

What Is Kashubian, And Where Is It Spoken?

It may sound like the name of a rock band, but it’s an actual living, breathing language spoken in Kashubia (Gdańsk), in the historic Eastern Pomerania region of Poland.
The Differences Between French And Martinique’s French Creole

The Differences Between French And Martinique’s French Creole

French may be the official language of Martinique but the Martinicans’ mother-tongue is Martinican Creole, a language largely based on French but totally incomprehensible by ‘les Métropolitains’ in mainland France.
10 Beautiful Spring Words From Around The World

10 Beautiful Spring Words From Around The World

Spring has sprung, so let’s celebrate the end of winter with 10 beautiful spring words from around the world.
Straight Outta Rinkeby: Multi-Ethnolects Created By Immigrants In Scandinavia

Straight Outta Rinkeby: Multi-Ethnolects Created By Immigrants In Scandinavia

Svenska (Swedish) may be the official language of Sweden but Rinkebysvenska is the language of immigrant communities and the forward-thinking youth. Here’s what Scandinavia’s multi-ethnolects can teach us about communication and culture.
7 Everyday Roman Expressions You Need To Learn Before You Visit Rome

7 Everyday Roman Expressions You Need To Learn Before You Visit Rome

Why don’t you do like the Romans do and speak the local lingo: the Italian dialect of Romanesco?
The Most Romantic Language? Turkish For Lovers

The Most Romantic Language? Turkish For Lovers

Are you getting ready for a date and want to impress your beloved by whispering sweet nothings in a foreign language? Forget French or Italian. Find out why Turkish could be the world’s most romantic language.