Renaming English: does the world language need a new name?
English is rapidly becoming a lingua franca in international communication for commerce and trade, education, science, international relations and tourism. It is the fastest growing language in the world, with more people speaking English than ever before.
How Our East Was Won
Besides discussing the English in the Chesapeake area and New England, this work also considers the Swedish and Dutch settlements along the Delaware ... “a greater affinity to the culture of the native Americans then did any other Europeans in North ...
The genomic heritage of French Canadians
A group which one could analyze in a similar vein would be the Boers, who are an amalgam of French Protestants, Dutch, and Germans ... likely that tens of millions of Americans today descend from the 30,000 or so English settlers who arrived in New ...
Haiti's Pact with the Devil
While the island of Hispaniola was originally colonized by the Spanish, in 1697 they ceded the western third of the island to the French. This portion of the ... many of the evangelical Protestant groups continue to oppose the religion.
About the Persian language
Persian is the most widely spoken language in Irân today: it is used in TV broadcasts, newspapers, in public debates and speeches, and of course online. More than half of all Iranians use it as a native ... regular than English is. Like French, Persian ...