Halloween in France: French Vocabulary and Traditions for Halloween
Have you gotten your costume and spooky playlist ready for Halloween yet? How about your French vocabulary? In this article, teacher Annie A. gives you a lesson in French Halloween history and teaches you 10 words you'll want to use this October...
The History of Halloween in France
Did you know the French didn't begin celebrating Halloween until sometime in the early 1990s?
Halloween is not a traditional French festival; as a matter of fact, it's an American import. The French love cos
Intro to Spanish Cuisine: 20+ Traditional Recipes (& Vocab!)
How much do you know about traditional Spanish dishes? Learn about the food culture in Spain, and the recipes to salivate over, in this post...
The cultural aspects of any language you learn are just as important as its grammar and pronunciation. Especially, when we're talking about Spain, with its vibrant traditions and unique style of life!
If you're used to having only three meals a day and eating your food in a hurry, Spaniards will teach you how to appreciate every dish.
Everything You Ever Wanted to Know About French Cheese
What better snack to pair with your French study session than some authentic French cheese? Tutor Nadia B. shares everything you need to know about French cheese...
Do you have a baguette and a wheel of brie? Well, just a minute, there. While there's nothing more French to us than bread and cheese, the world of French cheese is complex, fascinating, and delicious.
Keep reading, and you'll learn how French cheeses are produced, how to choose an authentic French cheese, and about some of
Beginners Introduction to Italian Colors (Infographic)
Are you ready to learn the colors of the rainbow in Italian? Below, Italian teacher Liz T. provides an introduction to Italian colors...
When it comes to Italian vocabulary, learning the colors is always a fun activity--especially for beginner students. Learning the various colors in Italian will help you expand your vocabulary and enrich your conversations.
Below is a brief guide to help you recognize Italian colors, as well as how to pronounce them!
15 Japanese Vocabulary Words for Travelers
You dont have to master the entire Japanese language to be able to communicate on a basic level with native Japanese speakers. When it comes to basic communication, a few essential words and phrases can help you get by on your trip to Japan. Whether you're taking Japanese lessons or planning a trip to Japan, here are the Japanese vocabulary words you should know.
Traveling to Japan
Whenever you travel to a new country, you need your passport. The Japanese word for passport is pasupoto (pa