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Hallo! Hola! 你好! Привет! Salut!

Hi guys, I’m Binny and I’m a bit* of a language hoarder. (*read as a huge massive unashamedly obsessive)

I grew up in London until I moved to South Wales in 2008 for University and ended up staying. 522 more words


Speaking From the Heart

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Last winter, my family and I traveled to Europe on vacation. We visited Ireland, England, and France, and it was the trip of a lifetime. 514 more words


continuing on with the ranting... | languages degrees - are they worth it? how do I learn a new language?

All of you must be sick to the teeth of hearing about colleges and languages at this stage! I promise this is the last time I’ll use those two words together in a sentence for at least a week. 204 more words


Why Learn a Second Language?

I’m a native English speaker, and I live in a country where the expectation is that everyone should know English. So, why do I spend so much time and energy trying to learn Spanish? 489 more words


Unemployment diary: something real

Sept 11, 2017

“Sheila, tell me something real…”

After giving a detailed and passionate self-introduction in a phone interview, I got this abrupt response coming from the other end. 1,130 more words

Bits And Pieces From My Life In The US