20 Easy Spanish Phrases for Striking Up a Conversation
Casual conversations with Spanish-speakers are a fun (and easy!) way to practice your language skills! Here, Spanish tutor Joan B. shares 20 Spanish phrases that will come in handy...
When you're learning Spanish, it's useful to have a few topics of conversation in mind so that you can practice your conversational Spanish skills with another Spanish speaker. Read the following Spanish phrases to learn a few sentences to keep in your front pocket.
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French Grammar Rules: How to Conjugate Common Irregular Verbs
Last week, French tutor Carol Beth L. treated us to a great lesson on conjugating regular verbs. This week, we look at conjugating common irregular French verbs...
French grammar is full of irregularities and exceptions. They make sense when you understand the phonetic and grammatical in's and out's of the language, but can still be difficult to navigate especially at the beginning. Covering every single irregular French verb out there, therefore, is a difficult task to tackle in just one b
5 Basic Rules of Italian Pronunciation
Learning Italian grammar and vocabulary doesn't get you far unless you know how to properly pronounce words. Below, Italian teacher Liz T. shares the five basic rules of Italian pronunciation...
Italian is known for being one of the most beautiful languages. Learning how to properly speak Italian is all about mastering the correct sounds and pronunciation.
Let's take a look at the five basic Italian pronunciation rules to help you better understand the language. Remember, working with
French Grammar Rules: Reflexive Verbs
Need to brush up on French reflexive verbs ? In this lesson, French tutor Carol Beth teaches how to conjugate French reflexive verbs in the present and past tenses...
French (and many other romance languages) include a category of verbs, called reflexive verbs, that are treated a little differently than in English.
Indeed, we have the same concept in English. We might say that we wash our face, we dress ourselves, and so on. That is, we are taking action towards ourselves. In French,
French Music Countdown: 4 Biggest French Hits of Summer 2015
Summer is a perfect time for learning French, but it's also a great time for letting loose! In this article, French teacher Seth N. takes you on a short tour of the top summer hits in France for 2015...
Let the Tour Begin!
Featuring a strong mix of international and local hits, the French pop charts for summer 2015 display an astounding diversity of French pop music. Everything from Norwegian producer Kygos club banger Stole the Show, to Jamaican sensation OMIs catchy hit Cheerleader,