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How To Recognize Word Patterns In A Foreign Language
In many ways, our brains are nothing more than elaborate pattern matching machines, evolved to recognize faces, landmarks, predators, smells, food sources.
Difficult Italian Words With More Than One Meaning
In my Italian studies so far this year, I've run into several situations where a word can mean two completely different things.
Introduction To Catalan: A Beginner's Guide
I've always thought of Catalan as a dialect of Spanish. In fact, I've often heard those two names together in one phrase: Catalan Spanish.
How To Say And Ask For Directions In Lithuanian
In this post, I share some vital Lithuanian expressions for asking for directions.
5 Italian Travel Blogs Every Learner Should Read
I've found several interesting travel blogs in Italian. Here are a few that I like.
How To Use Twitter To Learn Languages
Today, I'd like to continue the discussion of social networking sites by exploring some ways you can use Twitter to learn a new language.
How Social Networking Sites Can Help You Learn Languages
I got kicked off Steve Kaufmann's blog for questioning the value of social networking sites like Facebook and Twitter in language learning.
Visiting Seven New England States In One Weekend
I just returned from a whirlwind journey through seven states in 3 days... so after this weekend, I've now been to 34 of the 50 states.