Dual Language Immersion

Some articles on language, dual language immersion:

Linguistic Diversity - Language Endangerment
... Language endangerment occurs when a language is at risk of falling out of use as its speakers die out or shift to speaking another language ... Language loss occurs when the language has no more native speakers, and becomes a dead language ... If eventually no one speaks the language at all, it becomes an extinct language ...
Macedonian Language
... јазик, makedonski jazik, ) is a South Slavic language, spoken as a first language by approximately 2–3 million people principally in the region of Macedonia and the Macedonian diaspora ... It is the official language of the Republic of Macedonia and an official minority language in parts of Albania, Romania and Serbia ... Standard Macedonian was implemented as the official language of the Socialist Republic of Macedonia in 1945 and has since developed a thriving literary tradition ...
Provo School District - Dual Language Immersion Programs
... The Dual Language Immersion program gives elementary students the opportunity to become fluent in an additional language by the time he or she exits ... Schools with Dual Language Immersion Programs Canyon Crest Elementary -- Spanish Edgemont Elementary -- French Timpanogos Elementary -- Spanish Wasatch Elementary ...
Semitic Languages - Present Situation
... Arabic is the native language of majorities from Mauritania to Oman, and from Iraq to the Sudan ... As the language of the Qur'an and as a lingua franca, it is studied widely in the non-Arabic-speaking Muslim world as well ... Maltese is the only Semitic official language within the European Union ...
Film - Theory - Language
... Film is considered to have its own language ... me is the greatest, the one who invented a new language, true to the nature of film, as it captures life as a reflection, life as a dream." Examples of the language are a ...

Famous quotes containing the words dual and/or language:

    Thee for my recitative,
    Thee in the driving storm even as now, the snow, the winter-day
    declining,
    Thee in thy panoply, thy measur’d dual throbbing and thy beat
    convulsive,
    Thy black cylindric body, golden brass and silvery steel,
    Walt Whitman (1819–1892)

    In a language known to us, we have substituted the opacity of the sounds with the transparence of the ideas. But a language we do not know is a closed place in which the one we love can deceive us, making us, locked outside and convulsed in our impotence, incapable of seeing or preventing anything.
    Marcel Proust (1871–1922)