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Same Words in Spanish and Italian

Probably you have heard that Spanish and Italian are quite similar languages. It’s true that they are both Romance languages, which means they are derived from Latin. There are tons of similar vocabulary between...

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Simple Word in Other Languages Can Mean Different

Probably you know that we cannot translate everything to other languages. There are many untranslatable words in each languages. However, do you know that even translatable words may not have exactly the same meaning...

Japan-made Chinese words

30 Japan-Made Chinese Words

Perhaps you have heard about a large portion of Japanese vocabulary is borrowed from traditional Chinese characters. Surprisingly, the borrowing of words actually goes in both directions between the two languages. Known as wasei-kango...

football

Football in 50 Languages

Football (Soccer) is the most popular sport in the world. There are 250 million players in over 200 countries. How does it called in different countries? Here you will find Football in 50 languages....

Portuguese in Portugal vs Brazilian Portuguese

Portuguese is spoken in Portugal, Brazil and several countries around the world. Portuguese in Portugal and Brazil are not as similar to each other as British and American English. Written Portuguese is not that...

British English vs American English

British English vs American English Differences

Although British English vs American English are generally mutually intelligible, British and American spelling and vocabulary differ in many areas.  Here you will find 40 examples of differences in vocabulary and spelling. Vocabulary British...