An Indian national discusses first greetings and small talk.
An Indian national discusses the idea of “saving face.”
In this video, a native Kenyan discusses the hospitality of locals in Kenya.
In this video, a cultural expert discusses telling time in Swahili.
In this video, a cultural expert discusses kitu kidogo in the Horn of Africa.
A service member discusses basic phrases in Bengali.
A service member discusses the importance of learning the local language.
The UN has proclaimed 2019 as the International Year of Indigenous Languages. Here, we discuss what that means, and what you can do to contribute to the celebration and education of Indigenous languages and culture.
From February 21st through the 24th, the Smithsonian will once again be hosting their annual Mother Tongue Film Festival, showcasing a collection of films that celebrate linguistic and cultural diversity.
Check out this video and infographic about how to not behave in various countries around the world.