10 Reasons Why Learning to Speak German is Worth the Pain [Infographic]
People often say that German is one of the most difficult languages for English speakers to learnand theyre right! Learning how to speak German can be quite difficult, especially for those who arent yet fluent in other foreign languages.
So what makes learning German such a challenge? People are most intimidated by German grammar and pronunciation. Complex German cases and gender rules can easily trip up the most seasoned language learner.
Just because learning German can be challenging
Top 5 Benefits of Taking Italian Online Lessons
Do you want to learn how to speak Italian? Besides being fun, learning Italian offers many benefits. Not only does it broaden your cultural perspective, but it also offers you additional work opportunities; boosts academic achievement and test scores; and even helps prevent dementia later in life.
Whether you want learn Italian for its beauty or simply to impress the guy or gal next door, you dont have to let your perceived limitations get in the way of flexing your fluency. With todays
35 Spanish Slang Words and Phrases You Should Know
Curious about slang words in Spanish to add to your vocabulary? Check out tutor Emmanuel N.'s list here -- and also learn how they differ by country!
Every language and every country has its own usage of slang. In fact, if were being specific, each generation invents new slang words or will reuse words from decades ago.
When trying to learn Spanish by the book, you may find yourself in somewhat of an awkward situation when trying to communicate with Spanish speakers in rel
Studying French Verbs: Le Futur Antérieur
If you've studied French verbs for a while, you probably know about le présent, le passé composé, l'imparfait, et le futur. You may also know something about reflexive verbs and verbs of motion, and their particularities in the passé composé. You may even be familiar with le passé simple.
What happens, though, when you want to describe an action that hasn't happened yet, but that will be complete before a particular action or time in the future? In English, we use the future perfect tense
Italian for Kids: Learning the Alphabet [Audio and Visual]
Learning the Italian alphabet is an important building block in your child's learning process. Below, Italian teacher Liz T. shares the proper pronunciation of the alphabet and ways to practice the alphabet with your child...
Is your child just starting to take Italian lessons? Learning Italian for kids can be difficult. One of the very first steps in your child's schooling is learning the alphabet, or as they say in Italy, L'alfabeto.
The Italian alphabet is very similar to the Englis