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English For Spanish

I run reading groups.  Many of my Spanish friends would like to join in but they find it intimidating.  “What am I going to do with Shakespeare?” they ask.  930 more words

How (And Why) To Learn A Second Language As An Adult

I’m standing in a sales booth at a local craft fair pretending to examine the mixed media sculptures on display. A cacophony of noise surrounds me: live music from the stage up the block combined with beer vendors hawking their wares and dozens of conversations between artists and customers. 1,376 more words


Learning :-)

Would you like to learn another language than your mother tongue? If the answer is Yes, follow these instructions :-) I think this will helpful for you. 85 more words


Hablas Español? (Second languages)

When I was young boy, my parents enrolled me at Spanish school.  I attended 3 times a week for 2 hours a day, and was taught Spanish Language and Spanish Geography. 275 more words


A mid-week language-learning rant: the B level plateau and the lie of "upper intermediate"

I’ve been doing some freelance writing lately and that took me into one of my favourite/least favourite corners of the internet: how to learn languages. 929 more words


Tips on how to use it, so you don't lose it

I’ve been a learner of several second languages over the years, and I think I can speak from experience that the term ‘use it or lose it!’ rings true.  868 more words

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