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A Christmas Commercial Every Language Learner Will Love

This commercial helps us explore the “why” in our language learning journeys. For this gentleman, it’s because…well, I don’t want to spoil it for you. Keep watching to the end! 8 more words

Christmas Commercial

Spamusement Park Project lands Beppu Mayor in Hot Water

A couple of weeks ago, this clever and funny video from Beppu city (Oita Prefecture) appeared on youtube.   The whole thing is pretty tongue-in-cheek, showing a clearly fictitious amusement park that is one big moving hot spring (Onsen) resort.   262 more words

Language Learning

Another awesome Swahili resource

It’s been a while since I posted about language learning! Because I love languages and learning and Kenya, and because learning to speak Swahili is on… 103 more words

Language Learning

There is always time to learn....

It may not come as a surprise to hear that I am quite taken with languages. Despite having English as my mother tongue, I still find it fascinating the way people use words and phrases. 432 more words

Remembering the Hanzi – Day 15 [Frames 687 ~ 702]

So here we are, the last month of the year again.

We’re having a much colder winter here compared to the last ones and I’m finally enjoying hats and gloves again. 181 more words

Self Learning

3 Steps to Language-Learning Success

I love watching TED talks and reading blog posts on language-learning. There are many people that give great advice based on their learning experience. After years of studying languages, watching videos, listening to talks, and reading, I can give you what I think is the key to success in language-learning. 325 more words