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A tour of the British Isles in accents

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English is Crazy

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Beautiful Face – Language Learning Online

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Learn Chinese Promptly

Image Credits: Flickr There have been recent debates on the best and easiest ways that people can use in order to learn foreign languages quickly. This is due to globalization and the need to work in a foreign land far … Continue reading

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Learning Chinese is Fun

There’s no question about it, Chinese is a difficult language to learn. And you are right to tell yourself that you can get by in China without any Chinese. But before you take the easy way out, take a moment … Continue reading

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Language Learning: Start With What You Love

So I’m learning languages, with my toddler, but as we visit each country then eventually leave, I’m realizing: right, I have to keep studying these languages… forever. That’s the thing. If you don’t use it, language slips away faster than … Continue reading

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Why Should You Learn Chinese?

My first answer is maybe you shouldn’t learn Mandarin. Chinese is not the easiest language to learn. Basic Chinese grammar is easy but Chinese has tones and these are difficult for some people. Reading and writing aren’t really difficult, but … Continue reading

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Why should you learn Chinese?

China is a country that is emerging as one of the strongest global economy in the last two decade and is the world’s biggest holder of foreign exchange reserves with the reserves touching $3.0447 trillion US in March 2011. Many countries around the world are interested … Continue reading

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Even two-year-old kids understand grammar

Children as young as two years old understand basic grammar rules when they first learn to speak and are not simply imitating adults, a new study has claimed. Researchers from the University of Pennsylvania also applied the same statistical analysis … Continue reading

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Language Learners: What Successful Language Learners Do to Learn Languages

Have you wondered why some people appear to be able absorb and speak languages faster than others? Maybe you think it’s due to some special gift that they possess or have inherited some trait from their parents. If that is … Continue reading

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A Guide to Practical Spanish Language as a Skill-Set – Lesson 1: The Holy Grail

by Jose J. Soto The ability to speak a second language is becoming an increasingly important skill-set. There are many ways to learn a language, from the not-so-good (software-based), to the best (immersion). This article should be used as a … Continue reading

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States of Spanish

Julie Barlow and Jean-Benoît Nadeau explain why the U.S. has its own, recognized variety of Spanish Ten years ago, it was still common in the U.S. to hear Spanish described as a “foreign” language. But those days are over. Hispanic … Continue reading

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Rosetta Stone Spoof

Taking the p*** rosseta stone spoof, and the comments are funny too

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28 Souls

Dear Friends I rarely post anything on FB that is not of business, but I feel I must speak out.  The 28 souls that gave their lives so that we could better understand ourselves are asking for your attention. The … Continue reading

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English language is descended from ancient Turkey, experts claim

PUBLISHED: 21:09 GMT, 23 August 2012 New Zealand scientists say Indo-European language family – including English, French, German and Hindi – originated up to 9,500 years ago in western Asia English is descended from a language that emerged in Turkey … Continue reading

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My Language Learning Experience

First and foremost I am a musician and artist. I have always considered my-self a problem solver. For me language learning did not start until I was in my fifties. I did not take foreign language in school. Like many … Continue reading

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Computer problems solved FREE!

Do you have a computer, Photoshop, browser or web problem? Is there something you want to do, but don’t know how? We are experts in many areas including computers, Windows, and most browsers. We can help you with Software for … Continue reading

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Nootropics

I just came across a post on this on another language site. Pronounced no-eh-tro-piks these are what you would call smart drugs, memory enhancers, cognitive enhancers, or intelligence enhancers. It would seem that caffeine and omega 3 are considered to … Continue reading

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