Don’t feel as if you have to pay loads of money to find movies filmed in French. You Tube has some gems, and some users have made playlists of short films. The Internet Archive has French films (some of them silent films) that you can watch for free, and that are within the Public Domain. New to watching films in the Public Domain? It can be a mixed bag,
Don’t hit the roof, but there are some expressions in every language that literally don’t make any sense.
I’m feeling existential today. Must be the French side coming out of me.
I’ve had some confused looks ever since posting my video about common translation terms. So here’s a quick tip on how to keep two of the most common terms in translation straight:
Most freelance writers FREAK OUT at the idea of going overseas to find markets. The first thing they worry about is contacting an editor who might not speak their language. But the truth is that there are plenty of publications and websites from outside North America that are looking to work with new writers. If you’re worried that you can only speak and write in English, take heart. You can
There is much sadness in the linguistic community. It turns out we can’t claim that being bilingual makes you smarter, after all. A new study claims that all the so- called “cognitive benefits of language learning are all smoke and mirrors.
On the heels of his Magnetic Memory series, Anthony Metivier’s The Ultimate Language Learning Secret is a combination of self help book and an overview of his language learning method. If you aren’t familiar with the Magnetic Memory concept, Metivier often has one of his books offered for free on Kindle, and the method is basically the same for any language. Metiver states that there is an “ultimate learning secret,”
A recent study published by the the Freanch government suggests that the French speaking world is shrnking. With a rapid dceline in people speaking the langauge, France could experience a contraction in the amount of business
När jag bodde i Austin (den första tiden-jag helt planerar att flytta tillbaka), beslöt jag att ta improvisatoriska komedin klass, även kallad “Improv.” Jag var trött på dirigering anställd träningsprogram och känsla med förlust när någon frågade mig en snabb eller oförskämd fråga. Och vad jag lärt mig från dessa månader i improv tillämpas även på livet i allmänhet. Mitt jobb är att göra den andra personen som ser bra
I found this quiz on Twitter. Like every quiz on Buzzfed, you should take it with a grain of salt. BUT if you’re still on the fence about which language you want to learn, this might be slightly more scientific than a coin toss: Which language should you learn to speak? I got Chinese- as if I needed another language to become obsessed over.