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10 REASONS TO LIVE IN PARIS AND ROME

10 REASONS TO LIVE IN PARIS AND ROME

    I have finally made my decision: I left Paris and I came back home, to Rome. Nothing feels like home, and yet I feel sad, I can see 3 years of my life flashing in front of my eyes. Every city has its own beating heart and personality, his people and monuments, his...
Free Language Learning Mini Series

Free Language Learning Mini Series

I’m happy to share the first episode of a brand new language learning mini series Im putting together with David Mansaray, for those of you subscribed to my newsletter.  In this episode David and I talk about talent, and the part it plays in successful language learning.  The first episode is available for everyone to...
A short introduction to dialects and accents in Italy

A short introduction to dialects and accents in Italy

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The development of Australian English - Dan

The development of Australian English – Dan

The Development of Australian English Have you ever wondered where Australian English came from, or what in the world “Scarnon, mate?” means? Well, if you have, you’ve come to the right place! My name is Dan Poole, an Australian and lover of all languages including my own, from Melbourne – Australia’s business and cultural hub....
Trip to Russia (VII)

Trip to Russia (VII)

Blogpost of my 6th day in Russia.  Audio files of this post in English, Italian Portuguese and Polish:  
My adventure with Polish: one year later

My adventure with Polish: one year later

      Poland: one year later Exactly one year ago I went to Poland for the second time. It was the perfect opportunity: my good friend Richard Simcott had rented a room in a large apartment right in the heart of Poznan, a city in western Poland, not far from Berlin. It was the...
Trip to Russia (VI)

Trip to Russia (VI)

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Trip to Russia (V)

Trip to Russia (V)

Blogpost of my 5th day in Russia.  Audio files of this post – English, Italian Russian and Portuguese:
Trip to Russia (IV)

Trip to Russia (IV)

TRIP TO RUSSIA – PART 4     31th March, 2013 We get up at around 9:00.  I’m still tired even though I slept seven hours.  We go down to the dining room for breakfast and, with some disappointment, find that the breakfast selection is exactly the same as it was yesterday.   This time,...
Top 100 Language Lovers 2013 – Voting has started!

Top 100 Language Lovers 2013 – Voting has started!

Hi guys! The new Best language Blog competition will start again today! I would really appreciate it if you could vote for my blog..if you like it obviously :) I also wanted to thank you one more time for all the nice and competent comments that you daily post on my blog. Click on the...
Quebec French and Metropolitan French -  Sam Gendreau

Quebec French and Metropolitan French – Sam Gendreau

THE DIFFERENCE BETWEEN QUEBEC FRENCH AND METROPOLITAN FRENCH French is a Romance language spoken as a first language in many countries around the world. Indeed, French is an official language in 29 countries. According to a demographic projection led by the Université Laval and the Réseau Démographie de l’Agence universitaire de la francophonie, French speakers...
Trip to Russia (III)

Trip to Russia (III)

TRIP TO RUSSIA – PART 3     3 March 30, 2013 I wake up with a slight headache and see that Richard is already occupied with his iPad.  We don’t have much time because we have to meet Svetlana and Tom, my Australian friend whom I met at ISIT, the famous school for interpreters...