5 Reasons Why It's Important to Practice French Conversation
Learning French by reading and writing is a good place for some students to start, however there comes a point where you must speak French in order to truly improve. French tutor Carol Beth L. shares her advice for students who are ready to take the plunge into spoken French...
Conversing in a foreign language is not easy. In some ways, it's almost akin to public speaking. It puts you on the spot and tests your ability to think using a set of linguistic tools that are not as automatic as thos
4 Fun Italian Vocabulary Games for Kids
Is your child having trouble memorizing Italian vocabulary? Below, Italian tutor Nadia B. shares four fun games that will help your child learn vocabulary while still having fun...
One of the keys to helping children learn Italian--or any language for that matter--is to keep it fun and encourage use of the language. The following Italian vocabulary games accomplish both goals.
In between Italian lessons, play these fun games with your child. You never know, you might pick up a few Ital
Jet Set to Japan: The Top 10 Japan Travel Blogs
If you're studying Japanese, you may be preparing for an upcoming trip to Japan. Traveling to Japan is an unforgettable experience, but if you want to make the most of your trip, you have to prepare in advance.
Here are 10 Japan travel blogs to help you plan ahead for your upcoming trip.
1. Only in Japan
Only in Japan covers nearly every popular and traditional aspect of the country and culture. From manga to beaches to backpacking, you will be well prepared for your trip if you read th
Top 5 Italian Travel Blogs to Read Before You Visit Abroad
Have you been taking Italian language lessons for your upcoming trip to Italy? While its important to familiarize yourself with useful Italian phrases, its just as equally important to brush up on Italian culture. After all, understanding both the language and culture will make your trip even more enjoyable.
Luckily, there are hundreds of blogs that dish out helpful travel, language, and cultural tidbits no travel book would reveal from where to find the best pizza to the proper Italian
Mark Your Calendar: 20 Korean Holidays
When you're studying Korean, it's fun to learn about various Korean holidays. Mark your calendar, here are the major (and minor) Korean holidays.
Along with the national holidays, in South Korea, the 14th of each month is a fun, unofficial holiday. Read on for a list of all the holidays and celebrations!
At the beginning of the new year, it's customary for friends and loved ones to trade diaries, journals, and planners. Friends and family members write down impor