Fun Fact Friday: Bangladesh

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Happy Friday, everyone! Here's a few fun facts about Bangladesh: - the country earned it's independence in 1971. - "Bong" is a nickname for people whose mother tongue is Bengali (this applies to people in Bangladesh and some parts of India - check out Desihomecook's comment on this post. - The weather is terribly dangerous. Floods, cyclones, tornadoes, and tidal bores are almost yearly¬†occurrences. According to Wikipedia: In September 1998, Bangladesh saw the most severe flooding in … [Read more...]