Languages of the United States
Many languages are used, or historically have been used in the United States. The most commonly used language is English. There are also many languages indigenous to North America or to U.S. states or...
Languages of the United States - Wikipedia
San Juan mayor: FEMA bureaucracy is killing us
Part two of Geraldo Rivera's interview with Carmen Yulin Cruz in Puerto Rico.
Puerto Rico's cop telling the truth about Hurricane Maria's aid
English subtitles. A cop from PR was able to get a call through a Hispanic radio station in New York (La Mega). She is telling what she is seeing as a cop in the aftermath or Maria and the government'...
Hurricane Maria could be the worst ever for Puerto Rico, meteorologist says
Weather 2000 chief meteorologist Michael Schlacter on the strength of Hurricane Maria and its impact to Puerto Rico.
Teaching English with new gender pronouns
Teaching English with new gender pronouns is a little more complicated. What's your preferred pronoun? Let us know in the comments!
Monica Puig Makes Olympic History, Winning Puerto Rico's First Gold Medal
Puerto Rico has been sending athletes to the Olympics since 1948; before today, it had amassed eight Olympic medals. Tennis star Monica Puig changed that on Saturday.
The Myth Of Ponce De León And The Fountain of Youth
On April 2, 1513, Spanish explorer Juan Ponce de León and his crew became the first recorded Europeans to set eyes on Florida. Legend holds that they made this discovery while searching for the Founta...
CDC Issues Travel Warning As Zika Virus Reported In Puerto Rico
The US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) have issued a travel warning following the first reported case of Zika virus in Puerto Rico. The outbreak of the mosquito-borne virus began in B...
The 20 funniest French expressions (and how to use them)
The French don’t tell you that “you’re grumpy”...they tell you that “you’re farting sideways” (Avoir un pet de travers).
Puerto Rico
You are not dreaming, you are in Puerto Rico Whether you're dreaming about spectacular surfing waves, a challenging golf course, or the perfect sunbathing ...
Spanish in the United States
Spanish is the second most spoken language in the United States. There are 45 million Hispanophones who speak Spanish as a first or second language in the United States, as well as six million Spanis...
Spanish in the United States - Wikipedia
French in the United States
The French language is spoken as a minority language in the United States. Roughly 2.07 million Americans over the age of five reported speaking the language at home in a federal 2010 estimate, making...
French in the United States - Wikipedia
German in the United States
Although over 50 million Americans claim German ancestry, which makes them the largest single ethnic group in the United States, only around 1.38 million people in the United States speak the German l...
German in the United States - Wikipedia
Italian language in the United States
The Italian language has been a widely spoken language in the United States of America for more than one hundred years, due to large-scale immigration beginning in the late 19th century. Today it is t...
Italian language in the United States - Wikipedia
American English
American English is a set of dialects of the English language used mostly in the United States. Approximately two-thirds of the world's native speakers of English live in the United States. The variet...
Puerto Rico
Puerto Rico (/ˌpɔrtə ˈriːkoʊ/ or /ˌpwɛərtə ˈriːkoʊ/; [ˈpweɾto ˈriko]), officially the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico (Spanish: Estado Libre Asociado de Puerto R...
Puerto Rico - Wikipedia
Algonquian languages
The Algonquian languages (/ælˈɡɒŋkwiən/ or /ælˈɡɒŋkiən/;also Algonkian) are a subfamily of Native American languages which includes most of the languages in the Algic language family. The name of the ...
Algonquian languages - Wikipedia
American Sign Language
American Sign Language (ASL) is the predominant sign language of deaf communities in the United States and most of anglophone Canada. Besides North America, dialects of ASL and ASL-based creoles are u...
American Sign Language - Wikipedia
Cajun French
Cajun French (French: français cadien/français cadjin) (commonly called Louisiana Regional French and historically known as Colonial or Plantation Society French) is a variety of the French langua...
Cajun French - Wikipedia
Eastern Algonquian languages
The Eastern Algonquian languages constitute a subgroup of the Algonquian languages. Prior to European contact, Eastern Algonquian consisted of at least seventeen languages collectively occupying the A...
Eastern Algonquian languages - Wikipedia
Language education in the United States
Language education in the United States has historically involved teaching American English to immigrants and Spanish, French, Latin or German to native English speakers. Bilingual education was spons...