The International Day of the English Language is the sixth world day commemorating different languages and cultures. Next you will find some cool cards and images to download and celebrate this day.
UN today celebrates the Day of the English Language as part of a program to promote multilingualism and cultural diversity in the six official languages of the UN.
- illustration to promote english language
Currently the Russian is the mother tongue of 164 million people spread across the world. 114 million speak it as a foreign language. In recent years, Russia has strengthened its position in the international media. This progress is due to the emergence of a new political and economic reality.
On June 6, the world will celebrate the International Day of the Russian Language. The party will be held under the aegis of the United Nations, since Russia, one of the ten most widely spoken languages in the world, is one of the six official languages of the body.
International Mother Language Day is an observance held annually on 21 February worldwide to promote awareness of linguistic and cultural diversity and multilingualism. It was first announced by UNESCO on 17 November 1999.
In Bangladesh, February 21 is the anniversary of a pivotal day in the country’s history. People lay flowers at a Shaheed Minar (martyr’s monument). They also: purchase glass bangles for themselves or female relatives; eat a festive meal and organize parties; and award prizes or host literary competitions. It is a time to celebrate Bangladesh’s culture and the Bengali language.