How to Support Your Japanese Student
It's important to encourage your son or daughter as he or she is learning Japanese. While it's easy to remind your child or teen to practice, there are some other things you can do to help him or her succeed. These tips from language teacher Carol Beth L. will help you support your Japanese student...
1. Know Your Student's Goals
Why does your son or daughter want to learn Japanese? Is it required in school? Does he or she want to speak with others in Japanese? Is your student interested in an
15 Funny French Phrases (And What They Really Mean)
Just like English, French has a lot of idiomatic words and phrases, and some are fairly easy to puzzle out (for example, someone who "drinks like a hole", is drinking a great deal). Others are, to put it mildly, less obvious, especially when you are learning French. Here are some of the strangest French phrases you're likely to run across in otherwise harmless conversation.
1. Coup de foudre
Only in French is it a good thing to be hit by a "stroke of lightning"; it means love at first sigh
10 Cool Facts About Germany in the Wintertime
Thinking about visiting Germany in the winter? Prepare for lots of fun seasonal events and cultural nuances! In this article, overseas traveler and language teacher Carol Beth L. shares 10 cool facts about Germany that are unique to the wintertime...
Perhaps you're already familiar with what Germany has to offer; delicious beers, a rich history, and fun holidays. But did you know that Germany offers different activities and traditions in the wintertime? These are experiences that yo
7 Reasons Why Learning Korean Isn't as Hard as You Think
Learning any new language can seem difficult at first. If youre feeling apprehensive about learning Korean, these tips from Korean tutor Bryce J. can help...
When considering language lessons, many people shy away from Asian languages like Japanese and Korean because they fear these languages are too challenging to learn. While every language has certain challenges, some languages are more complex than others.
Here are seven reasons why learning Korean isn't as hard as you think!
Bon Voyage: 50 Useful French Phrases for Travelers
Traveling to France is a grand adventure where you'll get to explore the local culture and taste all the flavorful foods. Getting around France however, isn't always so glamorous.
As you prepare for your vacation, it's important that you attempt to learn basic French. Here are 50 useful French phrases for travelers to know. These popular French phrases will help you navigate your way throughout France with ease!
Useful French Phrases for Conversation
1. Bonjour! (Good morning, h