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Why should learning a new language be your number one New Year’s resolution?

  Why should learning a new language be your number one New Year’s resolution?     With over two weeks into the new year, it’s time for a validation of your New Year’s resolutions. Did you make any New Year’s resolutions this year? What are they? And most importantly have you done anything to get …

5 benefits of being bilingual

5 benefits of being bilingual   Learning a foreign language (even just one!) can have many benefits. Have you ever thought about the benefits that being bilingual could bring to you? Continue reading to find out about the most interesting benefits of being bilingual or multilingual. The more foreign languages you know the bigger your …

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Asian languages will be the future

  Asian languages will be the future   In an increasingly globalized world, learning foreign languages has become essential not only to get a good job, but also to learn more about a specific culture background. The interest in Eastern languages such as Chinese, Japanese, and Korean is growing: according to data made public by …

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Swearing in a foreign language

  How to say ‘Sh*t!’ in numerous different languages and lots more about the trials and tribulations of swearing in a foreign language. I’ve been an English language teacher for 11 years and it never ceases to amaze me how fascinated people are with swearing in a foreign language. Not all of my students, of …

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Common mistakes made when learning a foreign language

Common mistakes made when learning a foreign language   There are plenty of ‘common mistakes made when learning a foreign language’ to choose from. Unfortunately many students make things hard for themselves. But with the correct planning and preparation you will soon be on your way to one of life’s most wonderful and rewarding experiences. …

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Combining learning languages in a language school and online

   Combining learning languages in a language school and online   Learning languages in a language school is a whole package. You have a teacher with authority and knowledge who prepares all the material, which is suitable to your level. You learn with a group of people with whom you can practice speaking and work …