10 Famous Japanese Expressions (and What They Really Mean)
You've probably heard the well-known idioms and expressions of wisdom in English. Phrases like "don't count your chickens before they hatch" and "don't put all your eggs in one basket." But these words of wisdom aren't exclusive to English. Here, Japanese teacher Kaoru N. explains the meaning behind 10 famous Japanese expressions...
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"A frog in a well never knows the vast ocean."
There was a frog who was born in a
5 Excellent Spanish Exercises for Beginners
Certain Spanish concepts can be confusing for beginners. Here, Carmichael, CA Spanish tutor Joan B. shares some effective exercises to master the basics of the Spanish language...
With lots of new concepts, words, and ideas, learning Spanish can be difficult for beginners. The following exercises will help you become more proficient with the building blocks of the language. Practice these Spanish exercises for beginners to feel more comfortable and confident speaking and writing in Span
French on the Go: More Study Tips for Busy Students
There are always more ways to practice French in your daily life. Tutor Darcy C. shares how to study French as you go about your usual activities...
Learning any language is just plain easier when youre surrounded by native speakers, and learning French is no different. Yet for those of us who cannot move to France at the moment, there are other ways to bring France to us by making French part of our daily lives. Even if you dont have much time to spare between lessons, check out these
Common German Phrases and Etiquette Tips for Dining Out
Do you want to explore what Germany's restaurant scene has to offer? Below, German teacher Tyler S. shares some common German phrases and etiquette tips to ensure you have a delicious and enjoyable meal...
Imagine youre in Germany dining out for the first time. You excitedly enter through the restaurants front door, take a quick look around, and wait at what appears to be the host stand.
If you wait to be seated in this manner, youll be waiting a long time. In almost every German re
5 Outstanding Reasons to Learn Korean
When it comes to foreign language studies, most students choose to learn Spanish, French, or German before they even consider learning an Asian language. When they do think about Asian languages, they usually choose Chinese or Japanese first, and then maybe Korean as a distant third. This is unfortunate, because there are many great reasons to learn the Korean language.
There are many benefits to learning Korean, and if any of them resonate with you, find a Korean tutor to help you master