Will I Need Tickets?

Most of the time, we associate learning a language with travelling to another country. Language courses themselves emphasize the travel

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Language Embarrassments

When we are practising a new language, probably the worst fear we have is of making a mistake that makes

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Great Offer on Books

Autumn Sale! 25% off all books! Use discount code 2EAYTR22 through CreateSpace until November 15th! No one said learning a

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Thanks and Reward to Subscribers

Thank you subscribers! I want to thank all of the subscribers to this little blog. On this past Sunday, we

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Parrot Time #17

The seventeenth issue of Parrot Time is now available online for your reading pleasure. This magazine is published every two

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Puzzling it Out

The most important factor when learning a new language is how quickly you can learn new vocabulary. Even without knowing

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Book Review – Fluency Made Achievable

Fluency Made Achievable by Kerstin Hammes is a short book, with only around 70 pages in the printed format, but

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The Reinvention of “Course”

We’ve got trouble, my friends, right here in language city! That’s trouble with a capital “T”, that rhymes with “C”

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Language Fun on Kickstarter

Earlier this month, Brian Powers posted an article about computer games that can help you with language learning (see “5

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What Are You Reading? Five Language Magazines

You would think that with the hundreds of thousands of language enthusiasts and linguists around the world, there would be

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