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Drop your Old Textbook and Start Learning Languages Through Art!

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Though it’s often said that the best time to learn a new language is when you’re a child, there are some advantages of being an adult learner that are often overlooked. Unlike children, who are usually forced to study languages by their schools or their parents, adults only take up new activities when they feel(…)


How Learning Sign Language Basics Can Change Your Life

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A sign language is one that uses visually transmitted sign patterns instead of verbal sounds to convey meaning and expression. The benefits of learning to communicate non-verbally are numerous. On the one hand, studies show that practising sign language on a regular basis, just like playing an instrument, is the brain equivalent of a full-body(…)


Top 4 Podcasts to Learn Languages for Curious Multilingual Minds

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It’s a well-known fact that learning new languages opens doors for both business people and passionate travelers. From traditional textbooks to learning apps, now there are so many ways in which you can improve your language skills and achieve your professional or personal goals. Listening to podcasts has become a very popular way to improve(…)


Listen & Learn Choice Awards 2020: Top Songs

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When we talk to friends about the things that got us through 2020, music is definitely at the top of the list. No matter what genres you prefer, listening to your favorite songs is bound to be an uplifting experience that helps you connect with your emotions in a way that feels both fun and(…)


The 5 Best Virtual New Year Celebrations To Attend This Season

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A new year is coming. And this time around, with all that’s been happening, that is particularly good news. But how can we celebrate when we’re still going through a global pandemic? Thanks to modern technology and social media, you can now take part in exciting events around the world without leaving your home. The(…)


4 Common Mistakes Students of Portuguese Make

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According to the British Council’s Languages for the Future report, Portuguese is considered to be the seventh most spoken language in the world. Brazil, regarded as the Lusophone (Portuguese-speaking) epicenter, is famous for its sunny landscapes, vibrant cities, and beautiful oceanside views. But Brazil isn’t just beaches and sunshine: if you want to master the(…)


The Enduring Appeal of the Arabic Language and Script

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Sean Hopwood, MBA is founder and President of Day Translations, Inc., an online translation and localization services provider, dedicated to the improvement of global communications. You can visit their website if you need Arabic translation services. What is it that makes Arabic so special? Is it the way the cursive dashes and hooks beneath the(…)


The Spookiest Ghosts That Will Haunt Your Dreams This Halloween

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The spookiest time of the year is upon us once again, and what better way to celebrate Halloween than by telling some ghost stories? While this macabre date has its roots in Celtic and Pagan festivities, today most countries have some kind of celebration on October 31. Different countries and regions have their own folk(…)


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(…)


How to Learn a Language When You Don’t Like Learning Languages

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There are some people who get excited by the mere prospect of learning a new language, and it’s a well-known fact that being passionate about a language is key to helping you achieve fluency. However, sometimes you’re required to learn a new language for a job, or a big move, or a number of other(…)