• African Languages Matter

    A Fixers campaign led by Tholani Alli: http://www.fixers.org.uk/news/14196-11208/african-languages-matter.php A Londoner with Nigerian roots is encouraging young people to learn their mother tongue to preserve African languages and culture. Tholani Alli, from Tower Hamlets, is worried that many young Brits are forgetting their ancestral language and leaving behind a huge part of their cultural identity. *Disclaimer: As a charity which covers every issue, we do not claim to have expertise in any particular area. If you are looking for advice or support, please visit the websites listed at the end of this film, or contact your GP. We also reserve the right to remove any comments which do not meet our guidelines.

    published: 01 Mar 2016
  • Most Widely Spoken Languages In Africa

    For more detailed information visit: http://www.afronerd.co.za/2016/10/widely-spoken-languages-africa/ References : http://www.nationsonline.org/oneworld/african_languages.htm http://www.endangeredlanguages.com/ http://www.africaranking.com/most-spoken-languages-in-africa/ http://www.africa.com/many-african-languages/

    published: 31 Oct 2016
  • AMAZING TODDLER CAN SPEAK AFRICAN LANGUAGE

    JP is two and a half years old and can speak Xhosa fluently. He travels to Khayelitsha with his parent's house keeper, on a regular basis. Khayelitsha is a very dangerous area where few white people would dare to enter. Enjoy the video!!!

    published: 22 Dec 2013
  • African Language and the African Mind

    Prof. Eugene Valberg discusses the connection between African language and the mind.

    published: 06 Jan 2013
  • Common Greetings in Zulu, Setswana, Afrikaans (South African languages)

    http://preparetoserve.com/SOUTH-AFRICA Common Greetings in Zulu, Setswana, Afrikaans (South African languages). Some basic phrases in the three languages to help you learn.

    published: 27 Oct 2014
  • Africa: Interesting Facts

    Africa is Not A Country, and other interesting facts about Africa To subscribe https://www.youtube.com/c/ThisOtherGuyBW?sub_confirmation=1 More Videos https://www.youtube.com/c/ThisOtherGuyBW/videos Twitter https://twitter.com/This_OtherGuy Facebook https://www.facebook.com/ThisOtherGuyOnline Background to This Video There are several different theories regarding the origin of the name “Africa”; Most etymologists believe the name is derived from Afri, the title for a group of people who dwelt in North Africa near Carthage around the third century B.C., and -ca, the Roman suffix for “country” or “land”; Ancient Greeks and Romans originally used the term “Africa” to apply only to the northern region of the continent. In Latin, the word Africa means “sunny,” and the word Aphrike in Gree...

    published: 20 Jul 2015
  • Top 10 most spoken african languages

    Top 10 most spoken African Languages 1. Swahili - 107 million 2. Hausa - 50 million 3. Oromo - 30 million 4. Yoruba - 30 million 5. Zulu - 28 million 6. Amharic - 25.8 million 7. Igbo - 25 million 8. Fulani - 24 million 9. Berber - 23 million 10. Somali - 20 million #africanlanguages #languagesofafrica #zivo #zivolearning #swahili #hausa #oromo #yoruba #zulu #amharic #igbo #fulani #berber #somali

    published: 30 May 2016
  • Top East African language attracts Chinese learners

    Newly introduced Swahili classes for Chinese living in Kenya have been increasing in popularity. Swahili is the official and national language of both Kenya and Tanzania with Uganda recently putting measures in place to promote its official use. With more Chinese settling within the region , the number of Chinese students taking up the classes is growing .Susan Mwongeli reports

    published: 25 May 2015
  • TURKISH REACTION TO AFRICAN LANGUAGES | TÜRKLER AFRIKA DILLERINI NASIL DUYARLAR?

    Hello AE Fam, we have missed you all. Enjoy our new video.In this video, we interviewed non-africans on what they think about African languages. Don't forget to give it a thumbs up if you like it.We love you and we love reading your comments:) #bsa QUESTION FOR THIS WEEK: What african countries speak these languages? SUBSCRIBE TO OUR CHANNEL: https://m.youtube.com/channel/UCnHJXFW4bgQi5NbojAmRpQw OTHER VIDEOS YOU WOULD LIKE: Breaking Stereotypes About Africa Part 1: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qERii56tFmA Our Last Video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CtjyLBhOols BE SOCIAL WITH US | BIZE ULAŞIN Facebook: https://m.facebook.com/ayoandebun Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/ayoandebun/ For sponsorship, advert placement and other enquiries: ayoandebunentertainment@gmail.com Tra...

    published: 30 Aug 2016
  • African Clicking Language.MOV

    published: 09 Feb 2012
African Languages Matter

African Languages Matter

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  • Updated: 01 Mar 2016
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A Fixers campaign led by Tholani Alli: http://www.fixers.org.uk/news/14196-11208/african-languages-matter.php A Londoner with Nigerian roots is encouraging young people to learn their mother tongue to preserve African languages and culture. Tholani Alli, from Tower Hamlets, is worried that many young Brits are forgetting their ancestral language and leaving behind a huge part of their cultural identity. *Disclaimer: As a charity which covers every issue, we do not claim to have expertise in any particular area. If you are looking for advice or support, please visit the websites listed at the end of this film, or contact your GP. We also reserve the right to remove any comments which do not meet our guidelines.
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Most Widely Spoken Languages In Africa

Most Widely Spoken Languages In Africa

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  • Updated: 31 Oct 2016
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For more detailed information visit: http://www.afronerd.co.za/2016/10/widely-spoken-languages-africa/ References : http://www.nationsonline.org/oneworld/african_languages.htm http://www.endangeredlanguages.com/ http://www.africaranking.com/most-spoken-languages-in-africa/ http://www.africa.com/many-african-languages/
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AMAZING TODDLER CAN SPEAK AFRICAN LANGUAGE

AMAZING TODDLER CAN SPEAK AFRICAN LANGUAGE

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  • Updated: 22 Dec 2013
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JP is two and a half years old and can speak Xhosa fluently. He travels to Khayelitsha with his parent's house keeper, on a regular basis. Khayelitsha is a very dangerous area where few white people would dare to enter. Enjoy the video!!!
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African Language and the African Mind

African Language and the African Mind

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  • Updated: 06 Jan 2013
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Prof. Eugene Valberg discusses the connection between African language and the mind.
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Common Greetings in Zulu, Setswana, Afrikaans (South African languages)

Common Greetings in Zulu, Setswana, Afrikaans (South African languages)

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http://preparetoserve.com/SOUTH-AFRICA Common Greetings in Zulu, Setswana, Afrikaans (South African languages). Some basic phrases in the three languages to help you learn.
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Africa: Interesting Facts

Africa: Interesting Facts

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Africa is Not A Country, and other interesting facts about Africa To subscribe https://www.youtube.com/c/ThisOtherGuyBW?sub_confirmation=1 More Videos https://www.youtube.com/c/ThisOtherGuyBW/videos Twitter https://twitter.com/This_OtherGuy Facebook https://www.facebook.com/ThisOtherGuyOnline Background to This Video There are several different theories regarding the origin of the name “Africa”; Most etymologists believe the name is derived from Afri, the title for a group of people who dwelt in North Africa near Carthage around the third century B.C., and -ca, the Roman suffix for “country” or “land”; Ancient Greeks and Romans originally used the term “Africa” to apply only to the northern region of the continent. In Latin, the word Africa means “sunny,” and the word Aphrike in Greek means “without cold. Africa is the second largest continent in the world by area Covering 44, 391,162 square km in area, you can fit all of China, USA, India, and a large part of Europe in Africa combined; Being the second largest continent by population as well, Africa has more than a billion people; And they speak, by estimates, close to two thousand languages. No. None of these languages is called “African” Just like any other continent, Africans don’t all know each other; And we don’t all speak Swahili; Arabic (in various dialects) is the most common language spoken in Africa; And most Africans are fluent or conversant in more than one language; There are more French speaking people in Africa than in France. Africa is not Sahara Desert Or a wide stretch of rainforest We don’t have lions roaming in our backyards; We don’t ride elephants to school; We don’t walk around naked in the bush We don’t live in caves; And we don’t all live in huts If you imagine that houses in Africa have no plumbing and no toilets then you’re an idiot. The African continent is the wealthiest in Natural Resources The world’s largest reserves of precious metals are found in this continent With over 40% of the gold reserves, over 60% of the cobalt, and 90% of the platinum reserves all found in the continent. When we visit Europe or America from Africa, we don’t swim across the ocean; We take flights, like everyone else; And when aeroplanes come to Africa, they don’t land in the bush On your way from the Airport to the Hotel You probably won’t be carried by a donkey cart We have cities We have electricity We have schools And we know What Facebook is Central Eastern Africa is believed by most scientists to be the origin place of humans; Charles Darwin was the first scientist to suggest that the ancestors of modern human beings may have originated in Africa; This however, was rejected by the prejudicial Western World, until well into the twentieth century. The world’s largest land animal is the African elephant; The world’s tallest animal, the giraffe, lives in Africa; The fastest land animal in the world, the cheetah, lives in Africa; Africa is home to the world’s largest reptile, the Nile crocodile. Speaking of the Nile, it is 6, 650 kilometres long, making it the World’s longer river, and it is of course, located in Africa; 13% of the world’s hydroelectric power potential lies in the Congo River. It is the deepest river in the world and the most powerful river in Africa. This river has the potential to single-handedly power all of sub-Saharan Africa. The novel “Tarzan of the Apes”, set in Africa and published by American author Edgar Rice Burroughs in 1912, created such a compelling image of Africa and the book’s title character that a New Orleans newspaper writer only half-jokingly suggested that if Tarzan were to run for president of America in 1929, he would receive as many votes as the incumbent president Herbert Hoover. The deserts of Tunisia housed the original Star Wars movie sets for the film's planet Tatooine. More than 30 years after the first movie in the series, the sets are still very well preserved and visitors to Tunisia can even stay in Luke Skywalker’s home. Learn More http://www.interesting-africa-facts.com/ http://www.factslides.com/s-Africa http://facts.randomhistory.com/2009/07/23_africa.html African Countries Algeria Angola Benin Botswana Burkina Faso Burundi Cameroon Cape Verde Central African Republic Chad Democratic Republic of Congo Republic of Congo Cote d'Ivoire Djibouti Egypt Equatorial Guinea Eritrea Ethiopia Gabon Gambia Ghana Guinea Guinea Bissau Kenya Lesotho Liberia Libya Madagascar Malawi Mali Mauritania Mauritius Morocco Mozambique Namibia Niger Nigeria Reunion Rwanda Sao Tome and Principe Senegal Seychelles Sierra Leone Somalia South Africa South Sudan Sudan Swaziland Tanzania Togo Tunisia Uganda Zambia Zimbabwe
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Top 10 most spoken african languages

Top 10 most spoken african languages

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  • Updated: 30 May 2016
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Top 10 most spoken African Languages 1. Swahili - 107 million 2. Hausa - 50 million 3. Oromo - 30 million 4. Yoruba - 30 million 5. Zulu - 28 million 6. Amharic - 25.8 million 7. Igbo - 25 million 8. Fulani - 24 million 9. Berber - 23 million 10. Somali - 20 million #africanlanguages #languagesofafrica #zivo #zivolearning #swahili #hausa #oromo #yoruba #zulu #amharic #igbo #fulani #berber #somali
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Top East African language attracts Chinese learners

Top East African language attracts Chinese learners

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  • Updated: 25 May 2015
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Newly introduced Swahili classes for Chinese living in Kenya have been increasing in popularity. Swahili is the official and national language of both Kenya and Tanzania with Uganda recently putting measures in place to promote its official use. With more Chinese settling within the region , the number of Chinese students taking up the classes is growing .Susan Mwongeli reports
https://wn.com/Top_East_African_Language_Attracts_Chinese_Learners
TURKISH REACTION TO AFRICAN LANGUAGES | TÜRKLER AFRIKA DILLERINI NASIL DUYARLAR?

TURKISH REACTION TO AFRICAN LANGUAGES | TÜRKLER AFRIKA DILLERINI NASIL DUYARLAR?

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  • Updated: 30 Aug 2016
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Hello AE Fam, we have missed you all. Enjoy our new video.In this video, we interviewed non-africans on what they think about African languages. Don't forget to give it a thumbs up if you like it.We love you and we love reading your comments:) #bsa QUESTION FOR THIS WEEK: What african countries speak these languages? SUBSCRIBE TO OUR CHANNEL: https://m.youtube.com/channel/UCnHJXFW4bgQi5NbojAmRpQw OTHER VIDEOS YOU WOULD LIKE: Breaking Stereotypes About Africa Part 1: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qERii56tFmA Our Last Video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CtjyLBhOols BE SOCIAL WITH US | BIZE ULAŞIN Facebook: https://m.facebook.com/ayoandebun Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/ayoandebun/ For sponsorship, advert placement and other enquiries: ayoandebunentertainment@gmail.com Translator/Tercüman: Enise Güler Contact: enise2941@hotmail.com MUSIC: Break Away: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UkUweq5FAcE&list=PLRBp0Fe2Gpgm57nFVNM7qYZ9u64U9Q-Bf Tobu "Goodtimes" (NCS RELEASE) -http://bit.ly/1FLT4Mb
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African Clicking Language.MOV

African Clicking Language.MOV

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