The Ultimate Guide to Japanese Martial Arts
There's no better way to learn Japanese than exploring important aspects of the culture. Martial arts play a significant role in both Japanese history and Japanese culture.
So whether you're taking Japanese lessons or you're interested in learning martial arts, here is your guide to the most popular Japanese fighting styles.
Sumo is Japans national sport. The rules are simple: each rikishi (wrestler) tries to push his opponent out of the elevated, clay dohyo (ring).
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French on the Go: More Study Tips for Busy Students
There are always more ways to practice French in your daily life. Tutor Darcy C. shares how to study French as you go about your usual activities...
Learning any language is just plain easier when youre surrounded by native speakers, and learning French is no different. Yet for those of us who cannot move to France at the moment, there are other ways to bring France to us by making French part of our daily lives. Even if you dont have much time to spare between lessons, check out these
French Grammar Basics: When to Use Tu and Vous
Mixing up your tu's and vous? Let French tutor Carol Beth L. break it down for you...
As modern-day English speakers, most of us are accustomed to using only one word for you. It doesn't matter if we are talking to one person, many people, old people, young people, teachers, doctors, children, or anyone else. In some languages, this is not always the case and French is one of them. French grammar provides French-speakers with two ways to say you: tu (pronounce it almost like the English
20 Fun Activities and Games for French Club
Are you a teacher or student involved in your schools French club? As you know, finding fun activities and games centered on learning French can be difficult.
Thats why weve rounded up 20 fun French club ideas to help inspire you. These games and activities will introduce members to both French language and culture.
Note: These ideas and activities can be applied to any language club, such as Spanish, Italian, or German.
20 French Club Activities and Ideas
1. Make a French Music
Moving to Italy? Expats Reveal Their Secrets to Surviving and Flourishing in Italy
Did you know that theres an estimated 50,000 Americans whove temporarily or permanently relocated to Italy?
Whether its for work, warmer temperatures, or simply a new start, Americans are buying one-way tickets to Italy.
And we dont blame them!
The countrys food, weather, people, and culture make it a very desirable place to live. Dont be fooled, however, by the laissez faire lifestyle.
Moving to Italyor any foreign country for that matteris no walk in the park. Moving to