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Noun Usage (No Exercise Included)

Lesson Summary

Pluralize Singular nouns, and turn them into possessives with ease.

Plurals

Most, but not all, mouns can be made plural by simply adding an… 810 more words

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Learn a language at any age

A great piece in the Guardian, “Am I too old to learn a new language?” The answer is no.

‘Despite the difficulties, Black regards learning foreign languages as fun, and treats the endeavour like a puzzle that has to be solved.

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Language Learning

German Quirks - six courses in

Buzzfeed, an inspirational website for people who know how to procrastinate, recently published an article entitled “24 Words That Are Better in German… 1,129 more words

Hindi Day (Hindi Dewas)

Note: This post is more text heavy than usual, but I promise there are pictures at the end.

Hindi was approved as an official language of India by the Constituent Assembly on September 14, 1949. 695 more words

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# 3, Kununurra sounds like...

Kununurra sounds like….an outback symphony in rehearsal.

     For starters there are the back yard boom-boxes pump music at most (all) hours of the day – plenty of Hip Hop and R n B, old classics, “…moving on up…”. 756 more words

Mirima Dawang Woorlab-gerring

“Og nú ... ég er að skrifa!”

Iceland update

“And now…I’m writing!” The first day of Icelandic language class is under my belt, and although my head is spinning a bit, I blame that mostly on the jet lag. 668 more words

Language Learning

I can read! (Almost.)

I read a sentence today in Macedonian!!

I also celebrated like Will Ferrell finding out Santa is coming to town. It was really normal. Luckily, my first-week roomies have already adjusted to my weird outbursts. 369 more words