¡Oye! Spanish learner!
If you want to sound cool and know more about where the most typical slang expressions in your target language come from, today's article is going to give you a language boost that you can take straight to Mexico. Check out these 32 slang expressions, beautifully explained by guest poster Raúl Jiménez. Read More
In this episode, we caught up, talked about a new directive on language use in a very special setting: Childbirth!
We also discussed language learning apps and how to make the most out of them, so if you're enjoying Duolingo but you're STILL not fluent, this is the episode for you.
Women in Language is a unique online event designed to champion, celebrate, and amplify the voices of women in language learning. It's happening 8-11 March 2018, for the first time ever!
I am one of the organisers and in this blog article I am sharing the story of what inspired me to get involved. Read More
Have you ever wondered how bilingual parents do it and what the life of a bilingual family looks like? Are you excited about passing on language skills to your kids, but not sure how?
In this episode of the Fluent Show, you'll get an incredible amount of support.
Marianna du Bosq, bilingual mother in a bilingual family and host of the Bilingual Avenue podcast, talks about how to raise bilingual children. And she knows her stuff. Read More
Welcome to Fluent Show episode 76, where I tackle the question:
**"How Can I Get Off The Intermediate Plateau?"**
If you're stuck somewhere in the language weeds, this show will help you untangle them and get those wheels turning again. Read More
It's the dream of many language learners...to study more than one language at the same time and start speaking in more languages within just a year, or maybe even in months. But is this realistic? And what about rules like "don't study languages from the same family"?
In this episode of the podcast, Lindsay and I looked deep into the topic and shared our own experience and best tips. Some of those rules out there didn't hold up! Read More
Speechling claims to have cracked that problem. The app offers natural sentences, attractive design, and the most convenient access to a 24/7 language tutor that I have ever seen. No scheduling, no exchange of Skype names.
Sounds good, but does it work? In this review, let's take a deep dive and find out. Read More