How Many Languages are Spoken in China?

How Many Languages are Spoken in China?

Chinese Language Day is the 20th April. It’s a time chosen to fit in with the Chinese celebration of Guyu, which honours Cangjie – the four-eyed mythical figure who is traditionally understood to have created Chinese characters in the time of the Yellow...

How Christmas is Celebrated Around the World

December 25th is traditionally the time that the birth of Jesus is celebrated by followers of Christianity. At least, it is in most parts of Europe and the United States. But there are many places where the celebration of the birth of Christ happens quite differently....
How Halloween is celebrated around the world

How Halloween is celebrated around the world

On or around October 31st every year, people all over the world come together to celebrate Halloween. Though often seen these days as an American holiday, the traditions behind Halloween are much older than the United States itself! There have been many historical...
French Canadian or Québécois

French Canadian or Québécois

French is one of the most widely spoken Romance languages, also referred to as Latin or Romanic languages. Not least because it evolved from a language originally spoken in Rome, many agree that French is the language of love. Taking its roots from the Latin language...