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Politicians divided over compulsory te reo in schools
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Politicians divided over compulsory te reo in schools

Politicians quizzed about whether te reo Maori should be a compulsory subject in schools has drawn a mixed reaction. In April, the government launched a plan to integrate te reo into schools to make it an integral part of all

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Poetry, Democracy & the Hope of Sounds | Diane Raptosh | TEDxBoise
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Poetry, Democracy & the Hope of Sounds | Diane Raptosh | TEDxBoise

Translator: Janet Paton Reviewer: Tanya Cushman Hello everybody, poetry lovers all of you. I know. It’s so great to be here. So, I’m the granddaughter of Sicilian peasants. My maternal grandfather, Giuseppe Cardinale, would read an English dictionary at night,

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If a Politician Gave a Speech in the Woods, What Would a Bear Do? | John Engen | TEDxUMontana
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If a Politician Gave a Speech in the Woods, What Would a Bear Do? | John Engen | TEDxUMontana

[whooshing sound] [dramatic fanfare] So it turns out that mayors do TED talks. In particular, the one I’m most familiar with was done by the mayor of Oklahoma City, fellow named, Mick Cornett. He’s done a number of TED talks,

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Masha Gessen: Trump Doing “Incredible Damage” to Democracy While Media is Obsessed with Russia Probe
Esperanto Explained
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Esperanto Explained

World languages are complicated and annoying. It’s alienating right? A language barrier can be a greater divide than any physical border. If you grow up without the ability to communicate with people, you think of them as different. And this

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5 of the Best Street Food Finds in Lima
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5 of the Best Street Food Finds in Lima

(upbeat electronic music) – [Narrator] Welcome to Lima, the only Latin American capital facing the ocean, a culinary North Star in South America. The cuisine draws influence from both the land and the sea. And we’re here to explore, of

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In Japan, This Black Vinegar Is Aged Like Wine
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In Japan, This Black Vinegar Is Aged Like Wine

(percussive music) – [Narrator] Vinegar is one of the oldest fermented foods in the world, but these days it seems to be having a bit of a moment. In the town of Kagoshima in Japan, you will find a special

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How to get children speaking in English: an activity to develop speaking & social skills
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How to get children speaking in English: an activity to develop speaking & social skills

Children learn by doing and role-play activities are a great way to integrate this into the English class. Role-play can be used to improve our children’s English along with their social skills. This activity develops the values of respect and

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Candy Craftsmanship: Korea’s First Family of a Classic Confection
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Candy Craftsmanship: Korea’s First Family of a Classic Confection

(energetic instrumental music) – [Narrator] In Chungju, South Korea, there is a family carrying on a generations-long tradition of making yeot, an old school Korean treat that is still popular today. (speaks in foreign language) – [Narrator] Yeot dates back

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