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The longest words in various languages

The longest words in 20+ languages

Lucia Švecová Ciferník14.02.2020 Obláčik0

Looks like a simple topic, doesn’t it? Well, not for nothing do people say “don’t judge a book by its cover”: appearances can be deceptive. If we simply took the longest...

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Foreign languages in numbers

Simona Pralovska Ciferník10.06.2019 Obláčik0

Do you know which language is the most widespread in the world? Is it Chinese, English, Arabic or some other language? The answer is not a simple one. For one thing, it depends on...

New Year’s greetings in foreign languages

New Year’s greetings in foreign languages

LEXIKA Ciferník21.12.2018 Obláčik0

Oh, how time flies! Many of us breathe a sigh of relief when the clock strikes midnight, as we leap into the new year... Some of us reminisce about what is past. Others think...

Advent season

Advent Traditions around the World

LEXIKA Ciferník04.12.2018 Obláčik0

A wreath with four candles, the days before Christmas, shopping fever, house cleaning... These are probably the first things that come to one’s mind when hearing the word...

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Is it possible to forget your native language?

Simona Pralovska Ciferník12.11.2018 Obláčik0

Have you ever heard that one of your relatives or friends has forgotten how to speak their mother tongue? Is it even possible or is it just a myth? Some say speaking your mother...

Word slovak on books

Slovak – the Slavic Esperanto

LEXIKA Ciferník02.10.2018 Obláčik0

Slovakia can be proud of its beautiful nature, diverse cuisine as well as rich culture including the Slovak language. The approximate number of speakers, including those Slovaks...