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Test your Korean vocabulary size at A Real Me!

Hey guys, it feels like it’s been a while…? I think I posted just last week but time is strange and I can’t remember anything well and maybe this is me getting old and losing my memory and dementia is around the corner….. 478 more words


Learning Spanish in Colombia

One of my main goals for my time here in Colombia is to become fluent in Spanish.

Before I left home, I was at what I would call an intermediate level, and I worried a lot about how much Spanish I would actually be able to learn while working as an English teacher, and whether my goal of being fluent within the year was reachable. 1,311 more words


Feeling, Seeing, and Experiencing Progress

No one likes to be the “new guy”, whether it’s at work, a class, a club,  a game, or group of friends. It can be intimidating. 862 more words

Improving English Fluency

Why being bilingual helps keep your brain fit

(This is a republishing of an article by Gaia Vince on Mosaic, republished under the Creative Commons License. Featured image c. Nadine Redlich. Attributions and links at the end.)  Republished here because I think it needs to be more widely-distributed and I wish i could write as well as the author. 4,240 more words
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