Category Archives: Language Learning

Top 5 Ways to Improve Your Child’s French Skills Outside Of The Classroom

The ideas below are all geared up to improve your child’s French skills outside of the classroom, which I have encouraged other parents to do and have tried and tested on my own children! My focus here is for you and your … Continue reading

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Travel/Work Abroad Resources

The other day I wrote about my experience moving to Spain after college and teaching English. I did it almost 2 years in of real world job experience.. oooh scary. The great thing is I meet people all the time … Continue reading

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Graduation.. Now What? Go Abroad?

Graduation has come and passed for many University students. Some may have jobs, others still on the quest for that ‘perfect job.’ From my personal experience I have learned that it’s difficult for any new college graduate to understand what … Continue reading

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Can you Recognize the Language Greeting?

Here is a fun quiz where you guess what the language is. Hopefully it can introduce you to some new languages. Take the Quiz Leave a comment with your results and/or thoughts. Enjoy! Janelle

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Mandarin Learning Resources

Since this week’s blogs are ‘Chinese’ themed. I’ve compiled a list of Mandarin – language learning resources. Let’s learn Chinese Mandarin! Difficulty level? — Some say that Chinese isn’t as difficult as say French. To an English speaker all those … Continue reading

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Improving a Language – Writing

There are many ways to improve a language. Writing is a great way to improve your skills while communicating with others. Here are some ideas of how to practice… 1. Write a Blog – Use a blog to practice your … Continue reading

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Parents Complain of Children’s Forced Arabic Learning

In a Texas, a school district has revised it’s curriculum after parents are up in arms about the fact that Arabic Studies would be taught to their children. The program is apart of a 5 year, $1.3 million federal Foreign … Continue reading

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Who Doesn’t Like a Tongue Twister?

Great for practicing pronunciation when learning a language, here are some tongue twisters that you can have fun practicing with. Español Compadre de la capa parda, no compre usted mas capa parda,que el que mucha, capa parda compra, mucha capa … Continue reading

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World’s First Elephant Dictionary?

I don’t know about you, but the idea of an elephant dictionary sounds pretty cool to me. Will scientist really learn to understand the language? Check out this video to find out more.. I can roll my rrrs pretty well, … Continue reading

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“Hey Gringo, Learn Spanish!”

Spanish Learning Resources For all the gringos out there.. Learning Spanish? Here are some links to help you. If you know of any good ones that I have missed, add the links in the comments section. Enjoy! Transparent Language Spanish … Continue reading

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