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.
In this piece from Business Insider, Mark Abadi discusses how he learned that different cultures have different communication styles, and what it took for him to understand what his peers and supervisors really meant when they said "maybe."
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.