Archive for the ‘Languages Online’ Category

U Speaka Da English?

May 1st, 2013 | No Comments
In case you were looking for an impartial article about how English is important, but it’s not the be all and end all, blah, blah, blah… I’m afraid you’ve come ...

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 ...

The poor origins of our rich language

March 6th, 2013 | No Comments
We came upon a post on Facebook which we wanted to share with you all… “Next time you are washing your hands and complain because the water temperature isn’t just how ...