How To Get Attention As A Linguist in The Music World

The international entertainment media is awash with David Bowie condolence remarks and eulogies from all over the world after he succumbed to cancer on the 10th of January, days after celebrating his 69th birthday. David’s music is renowned world wide and garnered massive audiences also because his music was in the English language, which is understood by most of the people. Music is an international language understood by almost everyone even when the language in which the lyrics are is foreign, however it makes more sense and has more impact when understood by the audience. Linguists in the music industry There are so many times famous and international musicians who […]

Should Multi Lingual Countries Hold Presidential Debates In Their Mother Tongue!

So, the Uganda presidential candidate debate is on today, the 15th of January 2016! Ugandans have never been this excited, well not forgetting how excited they were during the pope’s visit late last year. Why the excitement you ask, well there has never been such a thing in Uganda as a country and therefore the masses, including or mostly those in the Diaspora can’t wait to see the presidential hopefuls battle it out. And further good news is that BBC’s own will moderate at this historical moment in Africa’s history; Nancy Kacungira and Alan Kasujja as stated by www.monitor.co.ug. We have been seeing such debates only on the international scenes as […]