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Fri, 12 Aug 2011 00:00:00 -0400German and English have some similarities with elements of both Latin and Greek in them. They contain many cognates which are words that remain similar in both languages. However there are false friends lurking around corner, a word that sounds similar in English might have nothing to do whatever you might think it means.
Fri, 29 Jul 2011 00:00:00 -0400Rhyme is an interesting part of language which can be used in a variety of different ways. Often, it is used in poetry to make a point. However, one can also make a catchy slogan by using humorous words to create a message. Rhyme is an essential part of the English language and we use it all the time, whether we are consciously aware of it or not. What is rhyme? That is a very good question, and in this guide, we will provide an in-depth analysis of Rhyme and its purposes.
Thu, 21 Jul 2011 00:00:00 -0400When looking up words for writing essays, reports, books, or articles, people will often times have a few resources handy, in order to help with writers block, creativity, grammar, and clarity. Most often, the resource list will include a regular dictionary, note cards, a thesaurus, some other reference material, or just a computer with internet access. The best resource for writers is some form of referencing aid. So knowing that every person who sits down to write is different and will have a different reason for writing is a key concept. The next noteworthy item is that most people don't always understand their resources. A most common misunderstood resource is the thesaurus.
Thu, 21 Jul 2011 00:00:00 -0400Whether it's online, or a book on the desk, a dictionary is a useful and exciting tool. The most obvious use is to look up the meanings of words. You then can use the dictionary to learn specifically what sort of word is. Sometimes a word isn't as easy to guess. Turning to the dictionary, we can find the meaning of that word. It is great tool for everyone whether student, professional, speaker, or writer.
Mon, 13 Jun 2011 00:00:00 -0400You probably heard that first from a Latin American beauty on a televised global beauty pageant. The Spanish greeting is spoken around the world - more than any other greeting in the world except those spoken in Mandarin Chinese. Among the fluent speakers of Spanish are Gabriel Garcia Marquez, Paulo Coelho, Penelope Cruz and Jennifer Lopez - but Spanish has a footprint in a wide array of professions.
Mon, 30 May 2011 00:00:00 -0400This business Spanish training program can help you learn new Spanish words and pronunciations each day. Because it is not in a traditional classroom setting, you'll be able to learn in your own individual pace. Thus, saving you a small fortune that expensive classroom settings only offer you.
Wed, 11 May 2011 00:00:00 -0400Are you looking forward to learn Spanish in an excellent learning process very wide and deep? Well, when you choose to learn Spanish at a language school, you may call the following courses below based on your needs and determination to learn Spanish effectively!
Sat, 09 Apr 2011 00:00:00 -0400Every year tens of thousands of doctors or medical students land up in Spain speaking countries. Their goal is one, to become a true professional. By dint of sheer hard work, they aim to serve the humanity. But before embarking on their journey towards excellence in this profession, these doctors or students need to master Spanish language for medical. In other words they need to learn Medical Spanish. After learning the language they can concentrate on their medical career or treat the people in a Spanish speaking country.
Sat, 09 Apr 2011 00:00:00 -0400Haitian-Creole is one of Haiti's two official languages, along with French. Creole is a language that arose from the mixture of two or more languages. Creoles are typically created when speakers of several mutually unintelligible languages are forced by historical circumstances to discover a new form of spoken communication, which then goes on to become the native language of another generation of speakers. Haitian-Creole is spoken by around eight million people, which accounts for about 80 percent of the entire population, in Haiti.
Mon, 14 Mar 2011 00:00:00 -0400Since its inception in 1969, the CIIL institute has been involved in research training and material production in Indian languages. It advises and assists both the central government and state government in the matter of languages and promotes all Indian languages by creating content and corpus. Civil also documents minor, minority and tribal languages of India, and produces languages teaching materials.
Tue, 14 Sep 2010 00:00:00 -0400Learning to speak Spanish in Spain is a novel idea. After all, where would it be best to learn a language than from where it was originally spoken? Many Spanish language schools in Spain not only provide very intensive and very comprehensive Spanish language courses, they also provide extensive cultural immersion such as field trips to further enhance the learning experience.
Mon, 13 Sep 2010 00:00:00 -0400Most people would think that it would be best to learn Spanish in Spain, Chinese in China, or English in America as there are native speakers everywhere for them to practice and converse with. Native speakers of the language would most likely be the number one language teachers, and most people will agree that they are most reliable.
Mon, 13 Sep 2010 00:00:00 -0400Speaking before the 2006 U.S. University Presidents' Summit on International Education, President George W. Bush unveiled the National Security Language Initiative (NSLI), which put $114 million toward efforts to improve language education as a means to secure the nation. This initiative aims to expand the number of Americans mastering what military and intelligence officials have labeled "critical-need" languages, particularly Arabic, Chinese, Russian, Hindi, and Farsi.
Wed, 08 Sep 2010 00:00:00 -0400We find good diversity of languages across the world. Every language has its own history and background. There are many sources of information that cannot be understood by everyone because of the language they are written in. Thus, translating the informative matter into various other languages has become very important.
Tue, 07 Sep 2010 00:00:00 -0400After the mid-course break, students were required to write a letter to the main teacher, talking about the independent study they had been doing in the first half of the course, and what they planned to do in the second half. There was no directive to discuss reading habits, but the majority of students included comments on reading. These comments provided an assurance that reading was taking place outside the classroom.
Fri, 03 Sep 2010 00:00:00 -0400Learning a foreign language in its place of origin is by far a lot more efficient and effective than learning it in a place where it is not naturally spoken. If you are planning to learn and understand the Spanish language, you should think about the possibility of studying Spanish in Spain.
Fri, 03 Sep 2010 00:00:00 -0400Informative article on Spain - Spain, how it's the best destination to learn Castilian language. A Spanish class in Spain is way better than a Spanish class in a foreign country. This is best explained by the idea that only the creator knows his creation.
Fri, 03 Sep 2010 00:00:00 -0400Are you having problems trying to learn Spanish? Do you want to be able to speak and converse fluently in the Spanish language but you never seem to be able to do so using the lessons provided in your country? If so, you should study Spanish in Spain.
Wed, 01 Sep 2010 00:00:00 -0400Children are more likely to learn something when it is introduced to them as a game. Many children are unwilling or bored when they are taught a new skill in a classroom setting. If you have young children who are not learning a second language at school then the best way to teach children is through play.
Mon, 30 Aug 2010 00:00:00 -0400There are many ways to learn Spanish. You can take a class, you can hire a tutor, and you can even go to a country that speaks Spanish where you'll have no choice but to pick it up. These cost money, however. You need money to take a class, you need money to hire a tutor and you need money to travel abroad. So how can you learn Spanish for free? You can learn Spanish online for free.
Tue, 24 Aug 2010 00:00:00 -0400As an English teacher, I would sometimes read Poppy Z. Brite's novel Lost Souls with groups of 16-to 18-year-olds as we worked on their comparative literature essays for portfolio assessment (the British A-level). First published in 1992, and an example of the New American Gothic horror genre, the novel provoked comparisons with 19th-century Gothic and discussions of sexuality in the discourse of vampire fiction.
Wed, 18 Aug 2010 00:00:00 -0400Communication has become the most important part for making a business take a prosperous route. People all across the country; have got highly dependent on the communication processes, which in any case, become the reason for grabbing business successes in the respective industries
Tue, 17 Aug 2010 00:00:00 -0400If a student wants to Learn French France, he or she has to make up mind for admission. ESL has forged a tie-up with some of the leading language schools across the European continent and these schools teach the French language in a scientific manner so that a student's quest to Learn French France is easily fulfilled. If somebody wants to Learn French in France or wants to Learn French in Lyon, ESL is the best place for a short term language course.
Tue, 17 Aug 2010 00:00:00 -0400Switzerland is undoubtedly the most beautiful country on earth and spending a summer holiday in this spectacular country is always a dream for most travelers. A land with incredible landscape, serene climate, legendary cleanliness, breathtaking beauty- Switzerland is indeed a paradise for the tourists. Every year countless number of people from every nook and corner of the globe, flock to the country to have a taste of the refreshing air in this Paradise of Earth.
Tue, 17 Aug 2010 00:00:00 -0400Globalization has made it highly essential for the individuals to acquire knowledge of some widely-used foreign languages as it allows them to share their culture, science and arts. Knowledge of a widely-used foreign language such as French helps tourists, businessmen and students, who want to pursue a career that demands a proficiency in a particular language.