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The Queen of England owns a collection of Islands known as the British Indian Ocean Territories

The Queen of England owns a collection of Islands known as the British Indian Ocean Territories. There are no elections and the heads of state are chosen by the Queen. The British Indian Ocean Territory, or in abbreviated form BIOT, is an overseas territory of the United Kingdom. It is administered by aCommissioner, resident in […]

Despite sharing same language British Irish US sign language different

Despite sharing same language British Irish US sign language different

Despite sharing the same oral language, British, Irish, Australian and American sign language are all completely different languages “Although the United Kingdom and the United States share English as the predominant oral language, British Sign Language is quite distinct from American Sign Language (ASL) – having only 31% signs identical, or 44% cognate. BSL is […]