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Language, Culture and Curriculum: Vol 31, No 1

Currently, Africa is divided into two cultural groups: North Africa and Sub-Saharan Africa. This is because Northwest Africa has strong ties to Middle East, while Sub-Saharan Africa shares historical, physical and social characteristics that are very different from North Africa, according to the . The harsh environment has been a large factor in the development of Sub-Saharan Africa culture, as there are a number of languages, cuisines, art and musical styles that have sprung up among the far-flung populations.

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Read what it is all about to learn a foreign language. This article describes reasons to learn Russian and gives practical advice on building your Russian vocabulary, improving your pronunciation, and learning Russian grammar.

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By: Veronica Kahiga
culture-language relationship

Language as a cultural tool
Cultural meanings are expressed in language.
language is a cultural creation.
It is used in old and newly created cultural institutions.
Language builds cultural societies.
Language is an indispensable tool; creates thought processes
Language; imaginative and flexible
Culture and language depend on each other.
However, cultural messages can be acquired in other ways

Culture influences language and disseminate cultural messages.
Language and culture have a symbiotic relationship; functions by depending on each other.
Language has created identities within communities.
Population migrations: language makes adaption easier.
Role of culture in language use and learning
Language builds relationships and identities
Culture imitations influence language use
Language is a cultural product
Language 'death' in Aboriginal peoples
Culture influences school learning
Cultural dynamics influence language; foreign students and immigrants and assimilation into other communities.

Cultural values are reflected in language.
Humans rely on socially shared language.
Language expresses thought processes.
Culture dictates which words are used.
Idioms and words vary due to cultural significance and historical relatedness.
language is influenced by cognitive abilities and cultural experiences
Language disseminates cultural messages - past or present.
language is a standard way of speaking or writing symbols.
culture refers to shared beliefs, ideologies, values etc.
Whorf-Sapir linguistic relativity hypothesis

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Culture is the characteristics and knowledge of a particular group of people, encompassing language, religion, cuisine, social habits, music and arts.

Korean Language in Culture and Society

Articles in this section provide information on Japanese culture and customs in categories such as Holidays, Travel and Food. These articles provide background and context for prior studies as well as helpful and entertaining information on Japan, its history and people.