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Some thoughts on how to learn foreign languages

When we start learning a new language, whether we do it on our own or in a classroom, we often start by learning basic sentences such as “How are you?”, “My name is…”, “Where is the train station?”. 559 more words


#Languagepoems: Add Some Creativity to Your Language Learning

When I was about 10 years old, I wanted to be a singer. I sang Alicia Keys like it was my job until my older brother told me to stop and listen to myself on tape. 899 more words

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Authentic Materials to Teach American Culture through Music

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Music is an authentic, natural way to get to know a country’s language and culture especially the music related to national holidays and special celebrations that occur throughout the year. 863 more words

Word of the Week - Velina

Over the years, Italy has often been shamed for how it treats its women.

There was a period during the 1980’s and 90’s where a woman’s identity was based on her beauty and many young girls dreamed of becoming a famous television showgirl, where flaunting their bodies on national television would earn them fame and fortune. 184 more words

Italian Culture

Multilingual flashcard: Crocus

Crocus in 10 languages

Yet another beautiful Spring flower that might be peeking its head out near you at the moment. (See more flowers in 10 languages… 110 more words

Language Learning

Day 3 – 9:09pm

Today was pretty much just a review day for me. I had a bit of trouble with the last two lessons so I felt like I needed to review them. 489 more words


The beginning of the semester at Chinese elementary schools

While helping your children to learn Chinese, are you curious about the children education in China? What does the beginning of the semester at Chinese elementary schools look like? 214 more words

Language Learning