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“Conquering Babel” gets a new look!

March 15, 2013


The eBook “Conquering Babel” has a new cover – and to celebrate, the Kindle version will be free on Amazon from Friday 15th to Monday 18th March 2013. Enjoy! Advertisements

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 […]

3 essential phrases to learn before you go on holiday

October 26, 2011


Aside from the obvious excuse me, please and thank you that it’s essential to learn before you step off a plane, there are three phrases I’d recommend genning up on before you go on holiday. After all, you probably won’t manage to absorb the entire phrase book on the two-hour flight, so it’s wise to pick […]