If I asked you how many languages you speak fluently, what would your answer be?
Now, if I asked how many of those languages you write fluently, would your answer still be the same?
Maybe. Maybe not.
Just because someone …
As the saying goes, the best things in life are free.
Of course, you understand that the ability to speak another language is one of life’s wonderful hallmarks, a gift that helps you connect to all kinds of people …
Are you interested in learning a language, but feel that you aren’t quite ready to take the plunge?
Learning a foreign language may seem scary at first because it’s completely new and unfamiliar.
However, it’s not as intimidating as you …
Speech. The phonic frontier.
These are the adventures of aspiring language learners.
To explore strange new words. To seek out new terms and verbal expressions.
To boldly use idioms from around the world!
Why Learn Words in Different Languages?
Did you know that, in some cultures, making the “thumbs up” gesture that Facebook is so famous for can get you “unfriended” really fast?
The culprit is body language!
Contrary to what you might think, body language isn’t universal. Gestures …
There are pivotal moments in every life.
You’re familiar with the ones that are life-changing, of course: graduations, marriage, births.
These are events to be celebrated and remembered.
But did you realize that learning a foreign language can also be …
It’s a demanding world out there.
How many times have you heard the following cries for attention?
“You’re just not listening.”
“Everything I say goes in one ear and right out the other.”
“Aren’t you paying attention?”
“What did I …
“You don’t have to be great to start, but you have to start to be great.”—Zig Ziglar
It’s a solid truth: To reach the finish line, you must begin the race.
For language learners, the goal—or finish line—is clear. …
Language learning is full of hurdles.
You want to study a language, but you don’t have time to take a class.
You’d like to practice your existing language skills, but authentic resources are still too advanced.
You’re hoping to …
They give you a break from reality.
They take you on exciting adventures.
They show that true love can overcome any barriers.
But can they really help you learn a language?
Learning a language with movies is undoubtedly one of …