Saturday, February 21, 2015, marks the International Mother Language Day. This Day is observed every year to promote linguistic and cultural diversity and multilingualism. The day was established in 1999 by the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO), and the day has been celebrated across the globe since February 2000.
So what’s it all about? Well, International Mother Language Day aims to promote linguistic and cultural diversity, as well as multilingualism.
Celebrate ‘International Mother Language Day’ with PRODUCTS from CrossDialect. Available in all African languages
Cross Dialect services:
The company is dedicated to enhancing and educating children to understand and speak their local dialects through the medium of electronic, interactive devices.
They offer translation services for clients that will require manuscripts to be transcribed from English to another language or vice versa.
As part of our CrossDialect‘s effort to making leaning a new language simple they are developing animation series using characters from popular folklore from the various African countries. These characters will be available on DVD or video and broadcast on mainstream TV.
1. CrossDialect Interactive Learning CD
The product is made up of an interactive learning cd and a booklet based on the letters of the alphabets. It enables one to learn and speak an African language. It has voice files and animation making it self-interactive for children primarily from the ages of 5 years and also adults who wants to familiarise themselves with speaking and learning the language.
The CD and Booklet allows for an easy and fun way for children to learn another language in the comfort of their homes.
2. CrossDialect Mobile Apps -Learn How To Speak Ashanti-Twi:
This is a mobile apps only for Android Phone users (HTC, Samsung). It is made up of 10 menus to select from such as Greetings/responses, Telling the time, Parts of the body and Days of the Week. There is a free menu trial on Greetings. A paid full version is 1.25 pounds per download.
Please click the CrossDialect Apps link below to install at googleplay
3. Commonly Used Phrases in Ashanti-Twi on DVD:
It is made up of basic lessons on how to count,parts of the body, how to tell the time, how to greet with responses amongst others. It has voice files and animation making it self-interactive for ages to learn and speak the language.
The functionality is available to produce and translate CrossDialect products in any language…#Twi #Ga #Ewe #Yoruba #Somali …