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
10 French Poets to Fall in Love With This National Poetry Month
Celebrate National Poetry Month and practice your French with this reading list from French tutor Carol Beth L. ...
April is National Poetry Month, and the French language, like many other languages, is host to a lot of beautiful poetry. Poetry is also a wonderful medium to learn or practice French. If you're looking to enjoy some of France's marvelous poetry, here are a few authors to look up, along with some of their most influential works.
1. Charles D'Orleans
Charles D'Orleans (1394 1
5 New Musicians Who Can Help You Improve Your Spanish
Listening to Spanish music is a fantastic way to improve your language skills! Here, Jamaica Plain, MA tutor Christopher S. shares 5 suggestions for famous new Spanish musicians to check out...
There is a world of great Spanish music out there, and so much of it is by artist or bands we, Americans, have never even heard of. Much of this is due to geographic location, because it is quite likely that unless you're in Spain, you're not going to know the best and most recent artist beco
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
Flirting in French: 25 Head-Turning Phrases You Need To Know
Looking for amour? Tutor Emmanuel N. shares 25 phrases for flirting in French...
French, among a few other languages, is known to be beautiful, romantic, and poetic. People adore the way French sounds and would love to speak the language of love to the person of their interest.
Because French is such a romantic language, flirting might be something that pops into your mind when thinking of reasons to speak French. However, before I teach you some flirtatious phrases you should know a l