Ambiguity creates opportunity for misunderstanding.

Any natural language is ambiguous based on the fact that they were descriptively developed. Communication sometimes does not work so well because language itself is ambiguous. Ambiguity, clearly it is disruptive to businesses when our work relies so much on verbal, emails and messaging. Language understand process consists of 2 steps. The 1st is understanding… Continue reading Ambiguity creates opportunity for misunderstanding.

UNESCO – Top 10 most difficult languages in the world

According to UNESCO, Japanese, Italian, and Spanish are the best sounding languages in the world. Among these 3, Japanese tops in the ranking. To measure the sound of a language, linguists evaluate the ratio of consonants and vowels found in languages. The best sounding language has the ratio 1:1. For example, in the Japanese word… Continue reading UNESCO – Top 10 most difficult languages in the world

Talks the talk

We are living in the information age and language being the fundamental messaging instrument, tightly binds people in societies. Not only it conveys our thoughts, language forms the foundation of our thinking and knowledge binding. It is the prerequisite for understanding the world and communicating knowledge and cultures between people. Yet we sometimes forget this… Continue reading Talks the talk