4 Quick & Simple Rules for Using Spanish Accent Marks
As you learn Spanish, you'll come across rules that are important for writing. In this article by tutor Jason N. you'll learn all about Spanish accent marks and when to use them...
When I started learning Spanish back in 2008, I ignored accent marks when they appeared. I didnt know what they meant and I didnt know how to use them correctly. I guess I just assumed that my word processor would help me automatically place them when I typed in Spanish and that I didnt need them
Japanese Vocabulary: 11 Mealtime Words and Expressions
When you're taking Japanese lessons, you can broaden your horizons and have more fun by trying different (and delicious) Japanese foods. To enhance your learning experience, you should also practice using Japanese words and expressions. Here, language tutor Carol Beth L. teaches you some Japanese vocabulary you can use during meal times...
Food is an essential part of life and a central part of any culture. Japan is well known for its sushi, curries, soups, noodles, and more, and Japan's
Face-Off: Google Translate vs. Human Spanish Translator
We rely on technology now more than ever, but when is it best to let a real-life human do the work?
Check out the nifty infographic below from Verbal Ink to see what happens when Google Translate (Spanish to English) goes head-to-head with a professional translator in two rounds of a translation showdown. Are they worthy opponents, or will a clear front-runner claim the prize?
It seems as though humans can still triumph over machine when it comes to language... at least for now!
5 Terrific Websites to Help You Learn Japanese
When you're learning Japanese, it's important to have some reliable resources to help you practice between lessons. Here are five great websites to help you learn Japanese.
This Japanese learning website will help you improve through four basic skills: reading, writing, listening, and speaking. There are lots of fun animated videos that teach everything from basic Japanese grammar, to vocabulary and verb conjugations. You can download free eBooks to learn Hiragana and Katakana,
Learn Spanish Grammar: Present Perfect Conjugations
Ready for your next lesson in Spanish grammar? Here, tutor Jason N. explains what you need to know about present perfect conjugations...
Mastering verb conjugation is crucial to learning Spanish. Its all about knowing patterns and formulas, as I've reviewed in some of my earlier posts about Spanish grammar.
If youre reading this now, it probably means you are well aware of the importance of conjugating verbs to describe situations and events. Conjugations also enable us to