Archive for April, 2013

The language of diplomacy

April 24th, 2013 | No Comments
Who here had French classes while growing up? (Memories of singing Frère Jacques over and over again at family get-togethers will haunt me for the rest of my life.) And, who ...

Spanish: There’s more to it than you think

April 17th, 2013 | No Comments
Hola, ¿qué tal? Una cerveza, por favor. La cucaracha, la cucaracha, na na nana nana naaa… If that’s the extent of your Spanish knowledge then you really should hang your head ...

Stop the world I want to get off!!

April 10th, 2013 | No Comments
Do you work through your lunch break? Do your friends have to send you an iCal invitation for you to make time for them? Do you multi task multitasking? If you think don’t ...

Practice makes perfect

April 3rd, 2013 | No Comments
Are you a horizontal studier like myself? Is working at a desk your learning kryptonite? Well, we’ve got good news! On the sofa, on the train, or in the queue at ...