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Persian Language Foundation

“Farsi Fridays” is a collection of resources that I’ve stumbled across during my research of Iran, the Caucasus, and greater Central Eurasia. I hope they prove to be as helpful and/or entertaining to you as they have been to me. 261 more words


"Prelude" by Ali Azimi

پیش در آمد’ مال علی عظیمی’

“Farsi Fridays” is a collection of resources (mainly music) that I’ve stumbled across during my research of Iran, the Caucasus, and greater Central Eurasia. 639 more words


The Thorn in My Side

“Whiskey Wednesdays” is comprised of rants and stories about grad school (in 500 words or less), with the hope that some other poor schmuck out there can relate to me. 535 more words


Tips for Learning Another Language


I am by no means an authority on this subject, but because I have been spending all my free time lately studying Korean, I figure it would be a pretty good time to consider the ways in which I work to improve. 1,076 more words

Travel Tips

Learning A Second Language is a Piece of Cake (for some)

New research helps explain why learning a second language is easier for some adults than others. Language learning success or failure has to do with differences in the strength of connections between certain areas of the brain, according to the study published Jan. 362 more words

Healthy Living

Perche mi piace la mia l'insegnante di italiano

Questa e una storia piccola. Perche mi piace il mio l’insegnante di italiano? Lei si chiama Claudia e mi piace perche:

  1. Quando parliamo, lei parla lentamente, e io ho capito quando lei parla.
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An Open Door to Understanding- Guest posting over at All People

I’m really thankful for the opportunity to share over at EFCA’s blog “All People“. The blog has some really great thoughts on multi-cultural ministry in the USA context, and is a useful tool-box, especially if you’re interested in broadening your ideas on how the church can respond in a Christ-like manner to the immigrants in our midst. 230 more words

Social Justice