Woman in old fashioned Georgian dress holds up a fan to display it to the camera. She picks up various fans and turns them to show the camera. Closer shot of the woman and her fans. "Those days, every little movement had a meaning of its own. Dropping the fan slowly and waving it...
Telephone exchange in Chinatown, San Francisco operated by lots of girls.
A collection is taken up by the Gaelic League of Ireland in aid of an Irish language revival.
A look at the origin of certain words and figures of speech.
Joe Noble illustrates various cliches through cartoons and sketches.
Salesmen have foreign language lessons at Institute of Directors Languages Centre.
English children going to French school in Kensington, London.
Rumanian woman demonstrates her language skills.
Rumanian children learn English in school in Bucharest.