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All about the Chinese Proficiency Test (HSK)

The Chinese Proficiency Test is also known as HSK and is a standardized test which is designed and developed by the HSK Centre of Beijing Language and Culture University. It is for non-native speakers which includes foreigners, overseas Chinese and students from Chinese national minorities. The test has three categories: HSK Basic – beginning level …

Quotes about travelling

If you want to learn a foreign language you also have to travel. In another country you can get in touch with the culture, with natives and with the real language (and not the language from your textbooks). But travelling is not always travelling. You could plan your next language journey to attend also a language …

7 ways to learn a language faster

It takes a lot of time to learn a foreign language. You need time to learn new words, to understand the grammar structures and to use these new things in conversations with native speakers. But learning a foreign language means also having fun! But there is always a possibility to improve your learning methods and …

Language schools in Havana

Havana is the capital city of Cuba and has about 2.1 million inhabitants. In addition, it’s the largest city and the leading commercial centre of the country. In the 16th century the city was founded by the Spanish and in 1592 the king Philip II of Spain granted Havana the title of City. Havana is …