Month / June 2015

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  • Matching/speed-dating M&M

    On June 23 highschool students from all over the Netherlands came to the university of Groningen for the annual ‘matching’ day. Matching is a kind of ‘speed-dating’. Some twelve students who showed…

  • When Frisians dominated the North Sea

    Among historical linguists the Frisian language is well known as the ‘nearest cousin of English’. Old English and Old Frisian more or less have the same roots which reach back to the…