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Language Learning and Me: Danish

February 3, 2012


Fiona’s husband is from Denmark. They met in Brussels nearly four years ago, and she started taking Danish classes three days before they got married. She has some great advice about learning the language, and languages in general. Worth a read! 1. But your husband speaks near-perfect English and you don’t live in Denmark, so […]

Seven things I’ve learned about language teaching

January 31, 2012


Hard to believe, but I’ve entered year eight of being a language tutor. First I taught Spanish and French to adults in London; now I teach Spanish, French and English in Brussels, in my little town nearby and worldwide via Skype (if “worldwide” can be defined as, basically, Brussels and London, with the potential for […]