This week out blog articles have covered a wide range of topics, but have mostly focused on language in the news. Here’s our weekly round-up of blog articles for you to take a look and let us know what you think!

MONDAY

Learning a Language Makes You Smarter

Agata takes a look at recent evidence showing that learning a language keeps your brain functioning at its full potential for longer!

TUESDAY

Andaman Dictionary Published: Minority Languages Preserved!

A look at the story behind the publication of the first dictionary of the rare and extinct group of Andamanese languages.

WEDNESDAY

How Far Would You Go To Save Your Language?

Elfie discusses the Saunders Lewis story and the methods he employed in preserving the Welsh Language.

THURSDAY

Language Translation in History: How it changed the world

An article on how translation has changed the course of history from bible translation to Harry Potter.