The One Thing You Can’t Bullshit In Foreign Language Learning

Foreign Language Comprehension

I made this comment a while back and figured it was worth repeating here: Learning to ‘speak’ a language quickly is not as difficult as people think, but being able to actually comprehend language that’s spoken naturally and quickly takes a lot of time and exposure. It’s the one aspect of language learning that can’t… [Read More]

How Foreign Language Immersion Changes Your Perspective On The World

Egypt Arabic Language

I’m deeply saddened by the horrific, senseless murder of 21 Coptic Egyptians in Libya this week. The very first time I lived in Egypt over 12 years ago, I was welcomed by and stayed with a Coptic community in a small village in Upper Egypt (that’s me visiting their church above). They’re some of the… [Read More]