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Poets are authors who are skilled in the art of making poetry or who are otherwise authors of a poems.
Poets are often regarded as imaginative thinkers or writers.
Poets day is a reference to Friday in workplaces which have a shorter working day at the end of the week.
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 Poet Resource Center - poet shirt
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 Italian language - Facts, Information, and Encyclopedia Reference article
Standard Italian is based on Tuscan dialects and is somewhat intermediate between the languages of Southern Italy and the Gallo-Romance languages of the North.
Out of the Romance languages, Italian is generally considered to be the one most closely resembling Latin in terms of grammar, vocabulary and pronunciation.
Italian is the official language of Italy and San Marino, and is an official language in Ticino and Grigioni cantons of Switzerland.
www.startsurfing.com /encyclopedia/i/t/a/Italian_language.html   (2534 words)

 The Role of Somali language in Education
Similarly when foreign languages are exposed to children while they are living in their language environment during their formative years, the foreign languages serve as obstructive agents to their critical and creative thinking.
Developing Somali language to a tertiary level of education, that is using it at medium of instruction at the university level, helps learning other languages by translation, coining or creating new words for the new concepts learning-teaching processes generate.
Similarly when foreign languages are exposed to children while they are living in their language environment during their formative years, the foreign languages serve as retardative agents to their critical and creative thinking.
www.iprt.org /role_of_somali_language_in_educa.htm   (6243 words)

 The Nobel Prize in Literature
A special regulation gave the right of nomination to members of the Swedish Academy and other academies, institutions and societies similar to it in constitution and purpose, and to university teachers of aesthetics, literature and history.
The statutes also provided for a Nobel Committee "to give their opinion in matter of the award of the prizes" and for a Nobel Institute with a library which was to contain a substantial collection of mainly modern literature.
As guidelines for the distribution of the Literature Prize the Swedish Academy had the general requirement for all the prizes – the candidate should have bestowed "the greatest benefit on mankind" – and the special condition for literature, "in an ideal direction".
nobelprize.org /nobel_prizes/literature/articles/espmark/index.html   (5934 words)

 Italian language - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-11)
In this case the presence of Italian language, most of all its northern dialects, is abundant in Venezuela, Brazil, Uruguay, Mexico, and Argentina.
In the spoken language this letter is always silent for the cases given above, possibly corresponding to an almost imperceptible difference in pitch or exhalation for the vowel that follows.
Possibly because it is associated with the German language, the letter "k" has sometimes also been used in satire to suggest that a political figure is an authoritarian or even a "pseudo-nazi": Francesco Cossiga was famously nicknamed Kossiga by rioting students during his tenure as minister of internal affairs.
www.knowledgehunter.info /wiki/Italian_language   (3446 words)

 Germanic Studies
It is the language spoken throughout the Netherlands and in the northern part of Belgium, where Brussels, the capital of the European Union, is situated.
The optional minor in Dutch, completion of which is listed on the student’s permanent academic record and official transcripts, requires only the completion of N350 and N450 in addition to N150, N200, and N250.
Yiddish is a High German language, with many words borrowed from Hebrew and Slavic, that is usually written in Hebrew characters and that was once widely spoken, chiefly as a vernacular, in eastern European Jewish communities and by emigrants from these communities throughout the world, including the United States.
www.indiana.edu /~germanic/undergrad/languageculture.html   (1008 words)

 Swedish Book Review : Marketing and Distributing Finland-Swedish Books in Scandinavia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-11)
Gone are the days when it was natural to read a neighbouring country’s books in the original language, or when it was considered essential to be familiar with the most important writers of each Scandinavian country.
In the past, almost every Swedish publishing house had on its lists one or two major Finland-Swedish writers, and there was continuity — new books by the same author always found interested readers.
The 2004 Supplement is devoted to Swedish novelist, playwright and screenwriter Per Olov Enquist.
www.swedishbookreview.com /article-1999-2-bargum.asp   (981 words)

 DWISE1's Foreign Language List
The Romance languages are derived from Latin and the language family is named after the ancient capital of the Latin-speaking world, Rome.
It also says that although they are part of the Indo-European language family, they are very different from the other languages in that family and that it appears that they had absorbed features of the older, non-Indo-European languages with which they had come into contact.
In the Middle Ages the poets' schools gave instruction in Gaelic to writers and the families of the aristocracy, the substance of which survived until the eighteenth century.
members.aol.com /dwise1/sprachen/sprachen.html   (2236 words)

 Learn more about Poet in the online encyclopedia.   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-11)
Learn more about Poet in the online encyclopedia.
Hint: Play with putting spaces before and after your words to see the different results you get.
Poets are authors who are skilled in the art of writing poetry or who are otherwise authors of a poems.
www.onlineencyclopedia.org /p/po/poet.html   (153 words)

 Verner von Heidenstam Summary
The Swedish author Carl Gustaf Verner von Heidenstam (1859-1940) is known for his lyric poetry and historical novels.
Verner von Heidenstam (July 6, 1859 – May 20, 1940) was a Swedish poet and a laureate of the Nobel Prize in Literature in 1916.
He was a member of the Swedish Academy from 1912.
www.bookrags.com /Verner_von_Heidenstam   (480 words)

 Learn To Speak Hebrew Like A Diplomat
Hebrew had been a living language, that is, it was spoken as a native langauge by a community of people, at least until the First Century B.C., and possibly for several centuries after that.
It is being taught to immigrants speaking a wide variety of native languages, and the goal is to have all the inhabitants learn to speak it.
But the modern language is unmistakably the descendant of the language of the Psalms and the prophets.
www.foreignserviceinstitute.com /languages/hebrew   (1042 words)

 Swedish Book Review : Jim Potts - Mutual Interests: Four Years as Director of the British Council Stockholm   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-11)
Swedish publishers and publicists really seem to look after their British authors when they come to Sweden, and the Swedish Institute is very supportive of both UK publishers of Swedish writers and of British translators.
I tend to read the works of Swedish poets rather than works of fiction, and my reading knowledge of Swedish forces me to read most works in English unless I am fortunate enough to find a bilingual edition, which is what I much prefer.
The project is a joint initiative of the British Council Sweden, the Swedish National Commission for UNESCO and the Swedish Ministry for Education and Science.
www.swedishbookreview.com /article-2004-2-potts.asp   (1909 words)

 Learn more about Lists of authors in the online encyclopedia.   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-11)
Learn more about Lists of authors in the online encyclopedia.
by language: Albanian, Catalan, Chinese, English, French, German, Italian, Latin, Polish, Russian, Slovene, Spanish, Swedish, Welsh
List of Japanese authors: A B C D E F G H I K M N O S T U W Y
www.onlineencyclopedia.org /l/li/lists_of_authors.html   (198 words)

Tauli, a well-known specialist in planned languages (who is mainly interested in language planning in national languages), is not mild in his judgement of the languages of the Neo-Romantic school.
It is, then, clear that an ideally regular planned languages must, yes, use the roots of the international words for its vocabulary whenever this is possible, and this will certainly increase its power of expression and facilitate its learning, but it must absolutely not copy the derivational irregularities of the international words.
But the problem is that not many poets have utilized it up to now: the few poems which have appeared to date are either in free verse (and so without rhyme), or, if written in classical meters, stuffed with adasismoj (49) and wedge-words.
donh.best.vwh.net /Languages/novlatin.html   (7863 words)

 Index of Texts by Language (The Lied and Art Song Texts Page: Texts and Translations to Lieder, Mélodies, ...   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-11)
Note that names of Russian poets and composers are less constrained; for example, rather than "Chajkovskij", the more familiar North-American-style "Tchaikovsky" is used.
Beneath some languages there is a link to a list of texts that have been translated to that language.
All translations are included in these lists, both setting-texts and volunteer translations.
www.recmusic.org /lieder/languages.html   (219 words)

 Boston Translation
The first, that the Swedish language distinguishes two types of translation where conventional English gives only a single name to both kinds of rendering, will ring true to any translator who has had to protect the integrity of the original work while making of it a worthwhile experience in the target language.
In Swedish, however, the distinctions are usually kept, and this is an oversättning: a translation.
Swedish has a harder sound, more abrupt, and this tone is difficult to bring across.
www.bu.edu /pusteblume/blog   (2313 words)

 Ice-Floe: Contributors by Language: Bokman, Chukchi, Danish, Dena'ina, Dolgan   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-11)
Rather than separate our poets issue by issue, the list below is an catalogue of all writers who have contributed to Ice-Floe, listed by the language in which their poems were originally written.
Vaalgyrgyn was born in 1939 in Uelkal, a village on the Chukchi Sea.
His accounts of traditional stories, language and history lessons, translations, and original compositions did much to preserve Dena'ina language and oral traditions.
www.icefloepress.org /contrib-lang.shtml   (455 words)

 Major Online Text Collections by Language
There are also references to specific texts, in particular for unusual languages and unusual texts.
Users hoping to make use of them for any type of text analysis should be aware, however, that such public-domain texts may vary widely not only in format, but in quality and reliability as well.
American and French Research on the Treasury of the French Language, University of Chicago (ARTFL) is a database consisting of nearly 2000 texts, ranging from classic works of French literature to various kinds of non-fiction prose and technical writing.
www.columbia.edu /cu/lweb/indiv/ets/offsite.language.html   (1306 words)

 Department of Germanic Languages & Literatures
The course focuses on how those texts present their heroes as warriors, kings, poets, outlaws, and adventurers, and reviews how the viking image is received and shaped in later periods (e.g., Victorian England).
Readings in modern Swedish literature are selected to encourage class discussion and to improve the student’s speaking and writing skills.
Introduction to the language and literary culture of medieval Scandinavia, emphasizing works treating the Viking Age and their valorization of an heroic ideal.
www.fas.harvard.edu /~german/course_listings.html   (2949 words)

 Finland-Swedish Links   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-11)
Finland-Swedish Expressions While "Finlandssvenska" is not a separate language, there are some expressions which Swedish speakers from Sweden find a bit unusual or archaic.
The Moominvalley page in Estonia has a rather incomplete list of what Jansson's different creatures are called in various countries.
She was one of the first modernist poets in all of Europe.
www.csua.berkeley.edu /~larson/fisv.html   (416 words)

 List of Swedish language writers - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
This is a list of Swedish language novelists, poets and other writers.
This article is part of the List of Swedes series
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en.wikipedia.org /wiki/List_of_Swedish_language_poets   (170 words)

 otherlanguage.org's list of resources for linguistic diversity
Two poets called Francis Thompson and John Davidson get a chapter each.
The biographical list of folk like Azzedine Alaia at the back missed out from the main text might have made a better book plan.
Wilson writes about the adequacies and inadequacies of economics and sets out lists of what a proper subject must offer, including predictive accuracy, without once reflecting that any accurately predictive economic theory would immediately falsify itself.
www.otherlanguages.org /logs/2006m03marchlanguagelist.htm   (3522 words)

 English   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-11)
Books in all languages and from all countries qualify to be included if they are reviewed in one of the review sources indexed.
Coverage is international in scope and multidisciplinary - spanning cultural, economic, historical, religious, social and political issues of vital importance to the Black Studies discipline.
It covers more than 120,000 novelists, poets, essayists, journalists, and other writers, with in-depth coverage of 2,500 of the most-studied authors.
www.hostos.cuny.edu /library/HHCL_New_Web/english_dbase_list.htm   (2363 words)

 Amazon.com: The Dream of a Common Language: Poems, 1974-1977: Books: Adrienne Cecile Rich   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-11)
They demand belief, and it is a measure of her success as a poet that most of the time they get it.
The Dream of a Common Language explores the contours of a woman's heart and mind in language for everybody--language whose plainness, laughter, questions and nobility everyone can respond to.
Adrienne Rich is a poet for everyone - especially those who say they don't like poetry - and the Dream of a Common Language is her most fascinating and accessible collection to date.
www.amazon.com /Dream-Common-Language-Poems-1974-1977/dp/0393310337   (1204 words)

 VSNR Titles
The book surveys the main developments in the history of the Icelandic language and the major changes in orthography from one period to another, covering the sound system of the earliest Icelandic, developments in the vocalic system and numerous combinative changes, major changes in inflexion and vocabulary and lexical changes.
Skáldskaparmál (‘the language of poetry’) is the second major part of Snorri Sturluson's Edda (‘Treatise on poetry’; sometimes called the Prose Edda), coming in those manuscripts that include more than one part of the work between Gylfaginning and Háttatal.
The content of the poem is praise in traditional skaldic style of Hakon Hákonarson, king of Norway 1217-1263, and his coregent and future father-in-law Earl Skúli (1188/9-1240), for their generosity and valour in battle.
www.asu.edu /clas/acmrs/publications/mrts/vsnr.html   (2527 words)

 Belarus: Language, Literature and Books
The situation of modern language learning and teaching in Europe: Belarus, National Report of Belarus (en)
WorldLanguage.com - Belarusian Language (ar, bn, ch, cr, cz, da, de, du, en, fa, fi, fr, ge, gr, gu, he, hi, hu, in, it, ja, ko, ml, mr, no, po, pt, pu, ru, se, sp, sw, ta, te, th, uk, vn)
Belarusian Linux, Belarusian language support in Linux console, X Window System, web-browsers, text editors...
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