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.
In this video, a Nigerien expert explains bargaining in Niger.
In this video, a Nigerien expert discusses family in Niger.
In this video, a Nigerien expert discusses current issues in Niger.
In this video, a Nigerian expert explains how to greet locals in Nigeria.
Read this article from the BBC to find out what terms have been retired in favor of their English-language versions.
What is Boxing Day, and where did it originate? The following piece from The Guardian, originally published last year, dives into the history of the day.
The new year is often a time to think about taking on new hobbies and fitness goals. One fun way is to find inspiration from some unique sports popular around the world like wrestling, Australian rules football, kabaddi, and, yes, wife-carrying.
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.