Category Archives: serious

How to Create an Italian Resume from Scratch: Guidelines and Sample

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Do you ever daydream about getting a job in Rome? We totally get it. With breathtaking architecture, magnificent vistas, and some of the funniest slang expressions in the world, Italy is one of the most popular countries among both tourists and expats. →Sign Up Now: Free Trial Italian Lesson With a Native Teacher!← The fact(…)


Korean for Business: Master Korean and Impress Everyone at the Workplace

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Trading favors. Making backroom deals. Evading taxes. These are a few things that can get you ahead in business. Oh, wait, we were supposed to talk about legal strategies, right.  Then there’s no doubt. If you want to succeed in the professional world while making sure you won’t end up in a cell, the best(…)


Ace Your Danish Exams: Everything You Need to Know

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While Danish is the main official language in Denmark, it is spoken by an additional 200 thousand people in parts of Germany, the United States, Canada, and has official language status in Greenland and in territories of the Faroe Islands. In addition, Danes and their descendants can be found in almost every country, so you will(…)


5 Tips for Picking Up a Language Again After a Long Break

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Taking a break from learning a new language can be healthy, but sometimes a short two-week break can turn into months, then years, and before you know it you’ve forgotten nearly everything you learned in the first place. Maybe you set aside that language so you could focus on another, or you got too busy,(…)


Study Abroad in Mexico: 3 Amazing Universities

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Many people look to Europe when planning their year abroad or when thinking of studying in a new and foreign land. However, Mexico may just be the ticket you’ve been looking for. Mexico has a distinctly Latin American feel, with a much different day-to-day lifestyle than Canada or the United States. It’s got a rich(…)


5 Gripping Netflix Shows to Keep Your English Sharp

Learning English? Check out these 5 Netflix recommendations to brush up on your English!

Watching a show or film in your target language is a great way to practice, which is why we love Netflix so much. No matter whether you want to expand your vocabulary to work in an English-speaking country, or you just want to improve your listening skills before your next trip. Watching shows in English(…)


Stop Saying That! Expressions You Need to Stop Getting Wrong

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I am a stickler for correct grammar. I recognize the evolving nature of language and that everyone has their own dialects, slang words, and vernaculars, but if I have to spend five minutes longer than usual deciphering something you’ve written because you refuse to use commas, you will suffer my wrath. As much as I(…)


Celebrate World Teachers’ Day!

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What do Dumbledore, Yoda, and Mr. Miyagi have in common? That’s right, they are all remarkable teachers who inspired their students in times of need because they saw their potential. We have all been marked by our tutors, be it at school, university, or extracurricular organizations, and today, on World Teachers’ Day, is the perfect(…)


The student loan crisis in the US and abroad

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Just the words student loan can make a person shudder, send them sinking into the despair of wondering when they will ever pay their student loan back. When we’re told repeatedly that going to college to get degrees, Masters, and PhDs is the only way to guarantee ourselves a good job, the pressure is on.(…)