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- Posted 11.10.13 9 responses
As many of you know, when I travel and live in a foreign country to learn the local language I usually support myself by teaching English.
I don’t do this because I consider ESL teaching to be a…
- Posted 10.29.13 5 responses
Do we gradually forget languages?
What happened to the foreign languages we learned in school? Are they lost and can we pick them up again quickly if they are?
Now that my year in Korea is over, I’ve been spending…
- Posted 10.24.13 14 responses
Well… my time in South Korea has come to an end (for now).
An entire year of solid dedication has brought me very far with Korean but it’s time to whack it on my maintenance list and start…
- Posted 08.16.13 14 responses
UPDATE: As is always expected, this kind of post draws defensive reactions from some people – especially those who are learning languages for the sole purpose of reading literature or for academic reasons.
While I do believe that reading skills…