Author Archive | Jake Ballinger

5 Thought-provoking TED Talks That’ll Also Teach You Portuguese


TED Talks changed the way I study languages.

But I wasn’t always such a TED fan.

For a long time, I thought they were just those interesting, brainy videos that go viral sometimes. I’d never considered using them for my

8 Portuguese Language Courses for Terrific, Targeted Learning


Remember the story of Achilles’ heel?

When Achilles was a baby, his mother dipped him in a river that gave him the power of invulnerability.

But one day, a poison arrow hit him in his one weakness—the spot on …