Turkish Culture and Language

Turkish Food

Food For centuries, Turkish khans and sultans had their own chefs prepare the tastiest dishes for them, which also influenced today’s popular Turkish food. Considered to be a combination of Central Asian, Balkan, and Middle Eastern cuisine, Turkish kitchen offers a variety of tastes ranging from mildly spicy Middle Eastern dishes to delicious olive oil appetizers that …

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Turkish Language

Turkish is the official language of Turkey. Turkish language structure is similar to Asian languages such as Korean, Japanese and Mongolian. Turkish has influenced most of the languages spoken in North Africa, Middle East and Balkans during the Ottoman Empire. Some of the Turkish origin words found in English are yoghurt, baklava, coffee and caviar.

Learning Turkish for children – Bilingual Turkish kids

Motivation Motivation Motivation It’s extremely important that kids have motivation to learn Turkish. How to increase their motivation is not as difficult as you might think.You can simply do the following -Rewards Offer them rewards for learning extra words or phrases (e.g. , a chocolate bar from Turkish, a trip to a Turkish restaurant, or …

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EID MUBARAK! Fun Eid Activities for Kids, Eid Al Fitr (Ramadan Festival)

This year Eid Al Fitr is celebrated on August 19th. 1- Eid is the biggest holiday celebration in the Arabic culture and the Islamic world. 2- Eid marks the end of the holy month of Ramadan when Muslim people fast without food and water all day for the entire month. 3- During the celebrations Muslims wish each other “Eid Mubarak” though this …

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