Music and Language Learning. Does it help?

During your language learning journey, you may have been told to listen to music. The concept is that music would help you learn a new language with ease. Let’s review this statement in a phased manner. Science behind music and learning in general. Firstly, does music help in general learning? You may have been exposed […]

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Top Languages to learn in 2018

Learning languages is always fun and a journey that most of us would encounter. Fancy learning a new language but pretty much undecided? We have wrapped up a few statistics and languages to start you off. Don’t forget to take part in our Language Poll at the end of the article – See where you […]

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Creating a natural environment for learning a non-native language (Part 1)

In the past few decades there has been a surge in bilingualism. Accompanied with research into the effects of acquisition of a second language. These processes and acquisition has been investigated through linguistic, psycholinguistic, and neurolinguistic perspectives. How does this affect me? Through the years, we have been exposed to non-native languages. And due to […]

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Tips when trying to learn a new language

You have decided to learn a new language. Hoorah! You have picked up a book in the language chosen. Let’s say it’s French. You love French, their speech with melodious tints of colour. Indecipherable but beautiful. You than progress and read the first few pages and the daunting challenge begins. When does the first word […]

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Technology and Teaching

With the introduction of technology in the classroom, making information easier to retrieve; Answers to questions posed by educators retrievable by querying Google. Incomprehensible words understood by retrieving definitions online through various dictionaries, translators, etc. Maths problems solved by typing formulas on Wolfram Alpha, Google Sheets, etc. With the ever increasing usage of technology in […]

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