Language. It’s all around us. It’s vital for our everyday existence.
And yet many of us find it challenging to pick up a new one.
The problem, we tell ourselves, is that we’re thinking too hard.
The solution, we …
People interested in languages also tend to be people interested in the international scene.
And as people interested in the international scene, the UN tends to be seen as a softly lit castle glistening on the top of a …
So you’re cruising down the highway with some good friends when suddenly your favorite song comes on.
The atmosphere instantly changes.
What was just a moment ago a dull discussion about weekend plans has foamed into chaotic sea of …
Learning a new language can be an emotional roller coaster.
You’ll hit plenty of highs—now we’re going to help you avoid the lows.
At first, there’s something magical about the newness of it all.
The new sounds. The new …
Uh, oh. That book just came out.
Cancel all meetings. Postpone all plans with friends. Hire a dog/cat sitter for several days.
Do anything important now, because once that book is in your hands… nothing is going to get …
Complete language immersion is within your grasp.
You have the ability to learn a language by being immersed in it, whenever and wherever you want.
Whether or not you’re in college, or going to college anytime soon.…
“I would like a sheet of paper,” says the man. His accent is unmistakably foreign.
“Excuse me?” asks the woman behind the desk who sounds like someone has just insulted her mother.
“I need a sheet of paper. To write …
Children are like sponges.
They can absorb foreign languages so quickly.
How many of you have heard this before?
Society is flooded with messages telling you who is and who isn’t good at learning a language.
And if you asked …