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FIND JOBS IN GERMANY 2018

Want to find jobs in Germany or German speaking jobs abroad? Let's find out how!

Apr 26, 2018 by Lee

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ENGLISH SPEAKING COUNTRIES IN EUROPE

You won´t have to go far to find an English speaking country in Europe as there are over 370 MILLION English speakers out of about 450 million EU residents!

Apr 18, 2018 by Lee

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50+ FASCINATING LANGUAGE FACTS YOU NEVER KNEW

Are you an avid traveler? An expat? A polyglot? A translator? Whoever you are, you no doubt have an interest in other cultures and languages. 

Mar 27, 2018 by Matt

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BRAIN BENEFITS AND OTHER ADVANTAGES OF LEARNING A FOREIGN LANGUAGE

It’s hard to believe that in the past multilingualism was seen almost as a handicap, as people believed that learning a foreign language confused and had detrimental effects on the brain rather than b

Mar 27, 2018 by Matt

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17 BUSINESS ENGLISH IDIOMS, EXPRESSIONS AND PHRASES THAT ANYONE IN BUSINESS SHOULD KNOW

Business English and General English have much more in common when it comes to idioms, expressions and phrases. For non native speakers, it is essential to understand some of the most familiar express

Mar 9, 2018 by Matt

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JOBS FOR LANGUAGE STUDENTS

Whether you’re studying a language at an undergraduate, masters or PhD level, you’ll no doubt be thinking about what your job prospects will be when you graduate.

Mar 5, 2018 by Matt

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WHY ENGLISH IS SUCH AN AWESOME LANGUAGE

The reasons why English is such an awesome language are never ending. For those who are yet to master it, this blog should give you the motivation.

Feb 27, 2018 by Dan

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6 AMAZING LANGUAGE FACTS ON INTERNATIONAL MOTHER LANGUAGE DAY

We found 6 amazing language facts to celebrate International Mother Language Day on February 21st. Some you will never have guessed!

Feb 20, 2018 by Dan

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5 EASIEST LANGUAGES TO LEARN FOR ENGLISH SPEAKERS

5 Easiest languages to learn for English speakers is hotly debated, and some languages are a lot easier to learn than you think.

Feb 1, 2018 by Dan

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LANGUAGE EXCHANGE: FROM BEGINNER TO CONFIDENT SPEAKER

The importance of a language exchange - and how it can help you on your quest to become a true multilingual speaker.

Jan 11, 2018 by Dan

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COMMON MISTAKES IN ENGLISH MADE BY SPANISH SPEAKERS

The common mistakes made by Spanish speakers are all too familiar to me. As a Brit in Barcelona it has been something of a bumpy ride in terms of my own language learning.

Jan 9, 2018 by Matt

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TEACH ENGLISH AND LEARN SPANISH

The TEFL adventure has already tempted many Anglophones to Spain. The truth is that if you are a native English speaker you have an opportunity to break free from (probable) monolingual existence.

Jan 3, 2018 by Matt

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LANGUAGES ONLINE: HOW TO LEARN FOR FREE

Learning languages online is an increasingly popular topic of discussion and even lucrative business strategy as people realise the value of multilingualism.

Dec 19, 2017 by Matt

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GERMAN TEST: HOW GOOD IS YOUR GERMAN?

You have probably already heard that German is the most demanded language (behind English) on the job market

Nov 29, 2017 by Viktoriya

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TEACHING ENGLISH IN SPAIN: GETTING STARTED

Teaching English in Spain is an increasingly popular option for young Anglophones. The TEFL adventure has lured many an English speaker (both native and non-native) out of their home countries .

Nov 21, 2017 by Matt

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THE EASIEST LANGUAGES TO LEARN IF YOU SPEAK ENGLISH

The easiest language to learn is often the one you're most familiar with. Here are the three languages that you already know a bit of even if you don't know it.

Oct 25, 2017 by Matt

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NATIVE OR NON-NATIVE: WHO MAKES A BETTER ENGLISH TEACHER?

Who is it best to learn a language from: a NEST or a NNEST? It is a battle that has raged across social media groups of languages teachers and teachers’ forums for years.

Sep 14, 2017 by Matt

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10 WAYS TO TRAVEL AND MAKE MONEY WITH YOUR LANGUAGE SKILLS

Travel and make money. Sounds like an advert for your dream job, right? Well nowadays these two things can feasibly go together in the modern world...  

Sep 6, 2017 by Matt

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FRENCH TEST: HOW GOOD IS YOUR FRENCH?

French, like English, is a leading language in the business world, with French being the second most learned language in the world after English and the ninth most spoken. How good is your French?

Sep 6, 2017 by Matt

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DUTCH IS DYING. SO WHY DON’T THE DUTCH CARE?

Many linguists are predicting the imminent death of Dutch. But who is to blame for this sad decline and why aren't the Dutch doing anything to stop it?

Aug 29, 2017 by Matt

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