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TAFT and What I Learned There

Hello! So Friday and Saturday FLRP went to Lorado Taft in Oregon IL for some intensive learning. This is my fourth time going to TAFT and it is always amazingly gorgeous (pics will be posted below). 457 more words

General

Day 1 Planning: From Monoglot to Polyglot

So, I will confess some bias here. First of all, I am a monoglot. I only really speak one language and that’s English. I did in high school went through four years of Spanish without ever learning the language to a functional level. 156 more words

365 Day Challenge

Waarom Leer Ik Nederlands? | Why Am I Learning Dutch?

As most of you know, I am currently learning Dutch. I am self teaching myself at the moment after being inspired by Irish polyglot, Benny Lewis… 776 more words

The Netherlands

"I want to learn a foreign language but don't have time" - Tips for learning on-the-go

Just as keeping up with exercise is hard while on-the-go, learning a foreign language is also hard when you are traveling. Here are some tips on how you can be on-the-go but still work towards your polyglot goals. 556 more words

Travel

Why a JVM on a VM?

This morning during my workout-procrastinating flip through my twitter feed, I came across Thoughts on Five Years of Emerging Languages. It is a fairly quick read which takes an interesting angle on the rather pedestrian set of language features implemented in Go as outlined in… 325 more words

Software Development

Am I a Polyglot?

I am what you would call a first generation immigrant.  My parents came over to England from Iran when I was just 10 months old so therefore I grew up speaking more English than Farsi.   388 more words

Love for Languages

Those who knows me very well would notice my love for cultures especially languages. I am not a polyglot – a person who speaks many languages as I am not fluent in any of the languages except for English and my mother tongue, … 1,097 more words

Education