The Thinking of Speaking
Issue #16 July / August 2015

Letter From the Editor
Writer: Erik Zidowecki
Petey: Woman on beach
Polyglot Events All Around The World - You Are Not Alone
Writer: Jimmy Mello
Polyglot Workshops: Trio of polyglots
Jimmy Mello: Marlon Couto Ribeiro giving presentation (title); Jimmy Mello presenting; Polyglot Workshop in London; Jimmy Mello at the Book Fair; Polyglot Club; Picnic after the Gathering; Jomo Concert; Konrad Jerzak at Sekrety Poliglotow; Polyglots Richards, Mello, Rawlings, Simcott
unknown: Polyglot Conference in Novi Sad;
Playing Games with Language
Writer: Erik Zidowecki
Busuu: Busuu screen
Rosetta Stone: Multiple choice with images
Bantam Books: Choose Your Own Adventure book
Petey: Trophies; Kids on laptop; Chess board; 3D Minecraft scene
• The screenshot of Busuu belongs to
• The screenshot of Rosetta Stone belongs to Rosetta Stone.
• The cover of "Choose Your Own Adventure book - Cave of Time" is copyright Bantam Books.
Spanish E-training – The 'Big Bang' Investment
Writer: Kendal Knetemann
Petey: Auditorium (title); Classroom; Computer
Can a Language Die?
Writer: Erik Zidowecki
ralfh: Statue in snow
Jun: Eteocypriot writing
Petey: Stone inscription in Latin (title); Latin book; Day of the Dead skeletons; Coptic liturgic inscription; Syriac book script
At The Cinema - La Casa del Fin de los Tiempos
Writer: Erik Zidowecki
• "The House at the End of Time" Internet Movie Database <>
All images are copyright Centro Nacional Autónomo de Cinematografía (CNAC) (I), Fundación Villa del Cine, JEMD Films, Rodando Films, TRES Cinematografía, X Rojo Producciones, Xenon Films, Épica Producción
Languages in Peril - Scottish Gaelic
Writer: Maureen F Millward
Maureen F Millward: View of Scotland; Multilingual sign; Maureen in Scotland
Words in Your Mouth - Apple
Writer: Erik Zidowecki
Petey: Apples in orchard (splash page); Collection of apples (title); Person pouring apple slices; Apple strudel; Bins of apples; Chocolate covered apples; Apple farmer; Apple pastries; Basket of apples; Bowl of applesauce; Slice of apple pie; Sliced apples on plate; Apple cider
Celebrations - Nag Panchami
Writer: Sonja Krüger
Krish Dulal: Statue of Naga being worshipped
Gregor Younger: Snake charmer
Petey: A snake shrine (nagabana) (title); Scene from Mahabharata
• "Nag Panchami" Wikipedia <>
• "Nag Panchami" Rudra Centre <>
• "Nag Panchami" Maps of India <>
• "Naga Panchami" i love india <>
Where Are You?
Writer: Sonja Krüger
Petey: Mystery image
Book Look
Writer: Erik Zidowecki
At A Glance
Writer: Erik Zidowecki
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