Even though French and English share the same alphabet, there are a number of differences between the two languages. French is often taught as though the rules are logical, where an English speaker sees the complications with grammar and pronunciation that come along with French. As an English speaker, there are a few things you can learn from the French language that can actually help improve your English. Continue reading
When you’re an adult, it’s relatively easy to use your determination to learn a language by yourself. With children, the situation is different.
As they haven’t yet developed grammatical knowledge and a feel for the language, they need guidance. Ideally, their learning process should involve the help of the parents in the first few lessons. Later on, they can use apps.
What makes a good language learning platform? Firstly, the interface has to be user-friendly, with additional perks related to improving your writing vocabulary and creativity.
To help your child become a polyglot, we’ve selected 10 of the best apps to help children learn a language. Try them all! Continue reading
It’s never been more important to be able to speak different languages. Even with tools like Google Translate at our disposal, fluent speakers of different languages are at a premium thanks to the fact that the business world is more international than ever. Luckily, it’s also easy to use the internet to improve your abilities to speak foreign languages, and you’ve come to the right place to get started.
Over 60 million people speak Italian, and it’s an easy language to learn compared to many others. It can come in useful both at home and in the workplace, and it isn’t too difficult to get started, as long as you know what you’re doing. On top of that, we all need to improve our skills, our logical thinking and our overall knowledge if we want to continue to grow as people.
And so with that said, we’ve done the hard work for you and pulled together six of the best ways to learn Italian as quickly and as easily as possible. Let’s get started. Continue reading
If you are applying for a job in Spain, you are in the right place. We are here to help you figure it out and get that job! But first, let us explain what a CV is and why it is so important to nail yours. Continue reading
Learning Spanish and getting consistent progress can be a difficult mission, even though it is one of the simplest languages. In the beginning, when everything is new to you, you may find the learning process interesting and captivating. After a while, it’s obvious that daily writing practice loses its magic.
Therefore, it’s your task to find some creative ways to turn your Spanish daily practice from boring to interesting, and back to fun again. The learning process isn’t supposed to be painful or unbearable. It’s the teacher’s job to make the lessons more interactive and interesting to keep the student captivated.
For that reason, as your own teacher, you have the power to get creative and make your daily Spanish writing practice part of your routine, so it will no longer feel like a boring task that you must complete every day. Here are some great and creative ways to do it: Continue reading
Are you ready to immerse yourself in reading? And not just any type of reading, but a style that implies more conscious effort in exchange for more benefits.
Improving your Spanish through reading is simply one of the most effective ways to begin understanding this language as a whole.
And it’s not all just about work – once you handle the basic understanding of the language, the reading experience will evoke imagination, relaxation, and inspiration.
Obviously, learning a language is more complex than that. It involves a long journey that is full of opportunities, failures, successes, struggles, challenges, and so on.
Improving your Spanish through reading is just the first step – taking your mastery to the next level is the next.
In today’s post, we’re discussing the 7 ways to improve your Spanish language skills through reading.
More specifically, we’ll discuss the benefits of learning a language through reading and cover a few insightful language learning strategies. Pay attention, take some notes, and start reading! Continue reading
Learning a foreign language is like starting a new adventure in your life. And just like every other adventure, this one is also filled with ups and downs and it takes a long time before you reach the end of the journey.
You need to face so many obstacles down the road, particularly if you choose to study on your own. It’s a brave move that perfectly suits the lifestyle of young people. After all, who says you have to attend traditional classroom-type lessons?
However, you do have to prepare for a challenging and time-consuming process. In this article, I will present you seven blunders to avoid while learning a language by self-study. Continue reading
Learning Spanish on your own can be hard.
Without a teacher or classmates you can lose motivation.
You have no-one to check you are on the right track or check you are pronouncing words correctly.
You feel overwhelmed with how many resources there are and don’t know which will work for you and which won’t.
You don’t have the time to research resources or try out different activities that may not work.
This is why I decided to create online Spanish courses to help people who are learning on their own because the truth is YES, YOU CAN LEARN SPANISH ON YOUR OWN! Continue reading
There were a lot of things that I learned from my French classes Brisbane. One of the surprising and most interesting thing amongst them was the importance and the need to learn a second language. No matter what your mother tongue is, it has become a necessity to learn another language if you want to survive in today’s rapidly globalizing world. If you speak English there are countless options available for you to learn. For example, French, Italian, Chinese, Dutch, Spanish are popular foreign languages to learn. Continue reading
One of the first things that beginners of Spanish who regularly travel to Spain want to learn is how to ask for directions and how to understand the answers you might get.
For some reason, people either love or hate this subject in Spanish.
It is just a case of learning the key verbs and words, you don’t need to understand long complex sentences. With the whole topic of asking for and understanding directions abroad, the most important thing is to be able to understand what the Spanish words mean and to be able to listen to them and interpret into English rather than learn to say them in Spanish, unless of course you are mistaken for a local and know the area really well so you can give directions. Continue reading