Back-to-School Vocabulary: 10 School Supplies in Japanese
Ready to go back to school? As you and your family prepare for the upcoming school year, continue your Japanese lessons and learn back-to-school vocabulary with language teacher Carol Beth L...
As the school year starts, it's time brush up on your vocabulary to talk about school supplies! Here are some Japanese vocabulary words that may prove useful as you head back to class.
1) Empitsu - Pencil
Hiragana: ???? Kanji: ??
Because you'll definitely need a pencil when you go back to schoo
How to Use Apps to Supplement Your Spanish Lessons
It's nice to have a little help when learning a new language. But what if help were available at the push of a button? Good news -- it is! In this article, Spanish teacher Joan B. discusses how to find and use the best Spanish learning app for you...
Spanish lessons are a great way to build a strong foundation so you can speak, write, and understand Spanish fluently. A large part of your success during lessons is what you do in between them. Reinforcing and practicing the concep
Counting in Korean: A Beginner's Guide to Korean Numbers
Learning to count in Korean is important in order to read, write, and speak in Korean. Here, language teacher JaeRyeong S. gives you an introduction to the Korean numbers 1 10
The Korean numbering system is complex, but with a little practice, you can learn to count in Korean.
As with most complex concepts, the Korean numbering system uses simple logic. There are two different categories of Korean numbers: Korean and Sino-Korean.
The two categories can cause some confus
10 Common Italian Stereotypes That Are Actually True
The words pasta, expressive, and romantic are often used to describe Italians. But do these words truly depict them? Below, native Italian and language teacher Nadia B. breaks down the 10 most common Italian stereotypes that are actually true...
Italy, the land of contemporary fashion, historical art and...men who adore their mothers, hand-gesturing enthusiasts, and gatherings about Dante?
While most Italian stereotypes are inaccurate--for example, all Italians are not mobs
[Infographic] American vs. French Culture: 8 Things Every Traveler Should Know
Are you planning a trip to the U.S. or France? Though only a plane ride away, these countries are extremely different. From dining to fashion, it's important that you learn the cultural differences before you go abroad.
After all, you don't want to offend anyone on your trip by making a silly mistake, such as not greeting someone properly or forgetting your manners.
Check out the infographic below highlighting the difference between French culture and American culture.