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Review: DuoLingo from a Translator’s Perspective

Learn a New Language for Free

As a translator, I’m fascinated by languages and sometimes feel tempted to broaden my range. I’ve tried DuoLingo Spanish and Italian and find it an excellent intro to learning a new language. 813 more words


‘The key to my success? Never second-guess an audience’ – Meet Walter, Channel 4’s master of foreign TV drama

I recently interviewed Walter Iuzzolino, the curator of Channel 4’s foreign language TV drama brand Walter Presents for Viva Magazine. He talked to me about the new hit… 20 more words

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Tampopo (1985, Directed by Juzo Itami) Japanese 7

Starring Tsutomu Yamazaki, Nobuko Miyamoto, Kōji Hashimoto, Ken Watanabe

Two truck drivers help a widowed noodle shop owner achieve her dream of creating the perfect ramen dinner. 45 more words

Top 3 popular online training classes to help you learn foreign languages

Learning a new language always has a multitude of benefits, including improving your sharp memory, making us smarter, building our multitasking skills, and making us more knowledgeable. 364 more words

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Christine (1958, Directed by Pierre Gaspard-Huit) French 7

Starring Alain Delon, Romy Schneider, Micheline Presle, Fernand Ledoux

Tragedy about a young officer (Delon) caught in an affair with the wife of his superior, just as he has fallen in love with a local Austrian girl named Christine (Schneider). 41 more words

Language Fluency is a Process, not a Destination

BONUS Lie*:  I’m so close to being fluent!  If I just take one more semester / learn a bit more vocabulary / get a bit more practice then I’ll be fluent and it will all be smooth sailing from there! 1,282 more words