The Joint Language University is a U.S. government-sponsored language training portal that allows students to acquire, maintain, enhance and/or refresh language skills.
An Afghan national explains the meaning of "shura."
An Afghan national talks about Dari and Pashto.
An Afghan national talks about greetings and small talk in Afghanistan.
An Afghan national discusses greetings in Dari.
If you have plans to head to another country, and you're interested in learning a little more about the perspectives and culture of the people there, see if you can find a podcast about it. We highlight a few language- and culture-specific podcasts here.
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In this video, a service member discusses speaking Korean in South Korea.
In this video, a service member describes the appropriate ways to conduct greetings in South Korea.
A South Korean national discusses the value of speaking Korean during interactions.