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Up and Back and Right on Track

Studying every. single. day.

Since my last post, inspired by Nick in Denmark and a colleague of mine who is on a 155-day Duolingo streak and is acing her Spanish class as a result, I have tried to establish what Duolingo calls a streak – that is, I have tried to study my Anki flash cards every single day. 177 more words

English

New Year's Challenge: Progress Report #011

Hey, guys! Long time no see, huh? Well, limited time left in Austria plus good weather means that I’ve actually spent a fair bit of time outside these past couple of weeks (and Amsterdam was amazing, but that trip really took it out of me) – but I’m back now and ready to get back on this blogging train. 546 more words

Language Learning

日本語 | Basic Particles を で に へ

A particle is a word which has a purpose in the grammar of a sentence, but isn’t categorised as a main part of speech. Examples of these in English are to, at, and of. 295 more words

Japan

Livin' the Dream

I spent almost 11 months working my butt off to make my dream of moving to San Salvador a reality. Five of those months were spent having meeting after meeting with friends, loved ones and even strangers inviting them to share in my dream and be a part of the imperative crew of people sending me to San Salvador. 1,214 more words

MISSIONS

The first time I ordered shawarma in Arabic, I made sure to go by myself. I’d mentioned it before, as a joke, with a friend from class one night when we decided we desperately  930 more words

Adventure

Enhancing Digital Literacies for Language Teaching and Learning

Enhancing Digital Literacies for Language Teaching and Learning is a project funded by Ireland’s National Forum for the Enhancement of Teaching & Learning.  The project aims to develop a national framework of digital literacies for language learning and teaching in higher education. 160 more words

Research News & Events

Joined the world of Mac

Bought my first Macbook today. I already know that a newer version of the Macbook Pro is coming out this year but since this is my first Mac, I didn’t want to spend that kind of money on a new OS that I might not like. 481 more words

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