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More Pasila with English subtitles

On Daily Motion. If you look at the users other videos he has a few episodes up there.

Finnish Language

Why I've Switched to 注音符號 Zhuyin Bopomofo ㄅㄆㄇㄈ

I don’t think anyone has any interest in this post.

When people see my Chinese notes, they notice that I am annotating my new vocabulary words with the Bopomofo phonetic notation: ㄅㄆㄇㄈ, more formally known as 注音符號, which is the system that they use here in Taiwan to give phonetic readings; it’s a system that predates the advent of Pinyin in Mainland China. 669 more words


A great idea for practicing speaking and listening

A language school in Brazil/Brasil got a great idea for helping students to improve their skills.  They paired the students with American senior citizens who are living in a nursing residence.   19 more words


History & Politics Out Loud

Listen to famous historical and political speeches on History & Politics Out Loud. Find background information and famous speeches from presidents, civil rights leaders, and also Lou Gehrig’s famous speech. 57 more words

Language Learning

better hurry up!

Though this article reveals the side benefit of learning language at a later age, I choose to focus on its glass-half-empty takeaway: time is running out to become proficient in another language. 215 more words


Hola, ¿cómo estás?

Enseñar a otros tu propia lengua es un gran reto. No es lo mismo saber las cosas que saber su por qué, lo cual conlleva un proceso de explicitación de unas reglas que para ti son implícitas. 233 more words

Voluntariado Europeo

Distractions and passions

I have not written in a while. I do intend to continue with more profiles on graphic designers through history, but at the moment I am buying myself with other things. 290 more words

Graphic Design