5 Weird Tips for Learning Spanish That Really Work
Have you tried everything to improve your Spanish speaking skills? What about singing your vocabulary? In this article, tutor Dorothy P. is going to show you some unorthodox techniques for learning Spanish that actually work...
Beginning to learn a new language is fun! Youve got nothing to lose and everything to gain. But what if youve taken lots of classes or worked with a Spanish tutor for a while, and you still feel like a beginner? What if youre that eternal intermediate
The Ultimate Guide to Major Japanese Dialects
If you live in the United States, youve probably noticed that someone from New Jersey doesnt speak the same way as someone from California. This is because of dialects, or forms of language developed and used in specific regions.
These dialects differ not only in accent but in vocabulary, grammatical structure, and slang (from yall in the South to hella in Northern California).
The same is true in Japan. A majority of Japanese students are familiar with the type of Japanese spo
15 Greetings in French: How to Properly Meet & Greet Someone in France
How much do you know about French greetings and salutations? Knowing how to approach and greet someone in France is crucial as a beginner - what better way to strike up a conversation and make some new friends?
To get you started, here are a few easy greetings in French so you can make an excellent first impression!
15 French Greetings to Know
Remember, using proper French etiquette, how you say hello depends on your relationship with the other person and the social setting. (Scroll t
5 Graphic Novels that Will Help You Learn French
Learning to speak French can be a daunting task, so why not make it fun? Watching and reading French material is a fantastic way to study the language. In this article, teacher Walker P. introduces you to the wonderful world of French graphic novels...
One of the biggest steps we can take in our foreign language learning is reading in French. But lets be honest, sometimes wed rather take just half a step - and thats okay!
Instead of staring at a block of text and feeling intimidated
Bonne Fête des Mères! French Vocabulary for Mother's Day
Here in the states, we celebrate Mother's Day on the second Sunday in May (psst that's May 10 this year!), but did you know that in France Mother's Day, known as la fête des mères, is celebrated either the last Sunday of May or the first Sunday in June? Despite the difference in timing, the French celebrate Mother's Day in many of the same ways we do, but with a few uniquely French touches.
First things first, if you want to celebrate this holiday as the French do, you'll need to know a bit o