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Foreign Service Institute

A full Foreign Service Institute Finnish course is available online here.

Finnish Language

Designing

Image courtesy of Steve Snodgrass

In 2010, the BBC produced a documentary series called The Genius of Design. I was taken with how design has changed over the last century and the influence it has had on so many areas of our lives. 1,626 more words

Psychobabble

Psychobabble is a free app for iOS (universal app for iPhone and iPad). It’s a word association game that will help you activate the vocabulary that’s lurking somewhere in your brain, and it may help you to learn the correct spelling of the words. 202 more words

Language Learning

5 Ways To Support Your Child’s Language Learning At Home (And Ensure Success!)

The benefits of language learning are well documented, and with the rise of bilingual schools in the UK there are more opportunities than ever for children to learn languages from a young age. 528 more words

Bilingualism

Charades

Since I am not studying at a university or even going to classes of any kind, it makes language learning difficult (more difficult than it should be at times) and takes me even longer for me to learn than my roommate or several others around me. 366 more words

China

I'm in the class, but am I teaching?

I should perhaps also be asking if the students are learning, as well as if I’m teaching. I certainly didn’t feel that much was happening last Tuesday. 675 more words

Reflections

Why am I learning Spanish?

Many times people ask me what are some of the reasons I study Spanish. My family isn’t from a Latin American country. Besides, in the US you don’t need to know another language because you only need to know English in order to work, have friends, pay your bills, and just live. 211 more words

Language Learning