During the communist period, the main language taught was Russian and German was the second most common. Nowadays things have changed and the school curriculum is very different…
[English] Nu există în România nicio instituţie de învăţământ care să nu aibă un program de limbi străine. Măcar o limbă străină este predată pentru o periadă mai îndelungată dacă… [Continue Reading]
I’ve recently read that 30% of the Romanian words have French origin, which is quite surprising if I think of the vast Romanian vocabulary coming from English, Turkish, Italian or German. What does that say about our language?
Romania might be known for “palinca” or Dracula’s castle, but definitely not for dairy products. However, I think that we have a really special concept of “cheese”, which says a lot about our traditions.
A regular old-fashioned cell phone has long ago become out of use. Everyone has to have a modern, multi-tasking and super-cool mobile phone.