Are mindfulness and language learning connected? Mindfulness and language learning are connected because they are both about being in the moment. Essentially, mindfulness is a state of relaxed concentration, where we allow ourselves to be fully present in the moment and not engrossed in obsessive thoughts or fretting about the future. Language learning naturally brings […]
Discover the best ways to learn French in 2018. In this review, of the top 10 ways to learn French, you’ll find out what each French learning method is best for, whether it’s fun and effective and how our students rate it overall. This is based on a roundup of feedback over the past 12 […]
Masculine or Feminine? La table!, Le verre!, L’hôtel!, Une maison!, Un jardin! One of the hardest things for a native English speaker learning French, is remembering when to use the masculine “le” or “un” or the feminine “la” or “une”. Even very advanced speakers of French have this problem, if their first language is English. […]
Mindfulness through language learning. Mindfulness is a natural product of language learning. Here’s how.
Learn another language to delay three dementias By Catherine de Lange Speak more than one language? Bravo! It seems that being bilingual helps delay the onset of several forms of dementia. Previous studies of people with Alzheimer’s disease in Canada showed that those who are fluent in two languages begin to exhibit symptoms four to five years […]