60 Ideas for Europe

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We need to improve the measures aimed at achieving bilingualism, starting from an early age. We also need to go one step beyond this and aim to achieve trilingualism. As far as bilingualism is concerned, the simultaneous learning of the mother tongue and one of the so-called EU working languages must be compulsory in both… » read more

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Hello everybody. Thanks to read this. First, I apologize, I am French, and my English is very perfectible. I hope you’ll understand the text. The word ‘esperanto’ means ‘one who hopes’. I, a young banal European citizen, hope for an United Europe. With a President chosen by the people. May I say the peoples. I… » read more

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Ein Europäischer Verhaltenskodex sollte die Normen festlegen, nach denen sich der Sprachengebrauch der EU-Institutionen bei der Kommunikation mit den Unionsbürgern zu richten hat. Die Normen sollten ein Höchstmaß an kommunikativer Effizienz gewährleisten, demokratischen Grundregeln entsprechen und der sprachlichen Vielfalt Europas so weit wie möglich gerecht werden. Solange aus praktischen oder auch aus Kostengründen nicht jede… » read more

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Linguistic diversity

One of the greatest advantages of the enlargement of the European Union is the linguistic diversity. We have many languages from several language families. A special effort is required to ensure that the languages of the New Member states become more widely learned in other countries. The European Commission is financially supporting the projects and… » read more

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The Real Union

Greetings from Slovakia, my name is František and let us share some thoughts together, The EU is unique in its languages as well and I think we all do support this, but let us look at it closer, it is not possible to figure out a language which could be used as an EU language… » read more

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CREAR EUROPA

Hola europeos: ahí van algunas sugerencias 1.- Potenciar la lengua inglesa como la de la Unión Europea. 2.- Reducción progresiva de las embajadas tanto dentro como fuera de la EU. Se podría aplicar el criterio de idioma similar y de zona europea. Así las embajadas de Alemania y Austria (más otros paises) se fundiría en… » read more

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