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A New Adventure 

On Tuesday I will be embarking on a new adventure for two months! I will be interning at a hotel in Tokyo under the Pasona International Exchange Program. 542 more words


Flowers for Algernon / me

It’s funny, I hadn’t thought about this book in years and if you had asked me to describe it for you just two weeks ago, I would have drawn a blank. 421 more words


Warwick Italian Language Workshop: Roman words in "Roma Capoccia" by Antonello Venditti

Our #transcollaborator Martina Severin tells us about her experience of projecting and conducting an Italian language workshop within the ‘language learning’ strand of the collaborative translation project. 717 more words


Start where you are, use what you can: An online professional portfolio in the Spanish class


Author(s) Tracy May, James Turner – Student – Victoria Clark – Student


The aim of this session is to demonstrate how we can use readily available technology to consolidate transferable skills, developing employability while teaching specific language. 150 more words


Why Are Germans So Depressing? Because You're Hanging Out with the Wrong Ones.

Germans have a reputation for being depressing. For being downers, complainers, bitchers and moaners. “Worst-case-scenario” thinkers and “the-sky-is-always-falling” killjoys. And this overall “depressing” stereotype is often further described using adjectives like pessimistic, negative, sad, gloomy, cold, unfriendly and even downright rude. 853 more words


'Appy Mondays: Mondo

Have you been studying Japanese for a while but scared of reading articles in Japanese? Looking for a simple Japanese news aggregate app with dictionary lookup functionality? 535 more words

Language Learning

Tips to Pass HSK Test

One of my students just finished her HSK-level 2 Internet-based test last weekend, and she told me that she felt good about it. I was pleased to hear that from her and hope she pass it with flying colors. 497 more words

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