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Italian Tongue-Twisters: How To Speak Better Italian
In Italian, a tongue-twister is called scioglilingua, and they've got some hard ones! I've listed a few here.
7 Best Podcasts For Learning Hungarian In 2022
There are some excellent courses and online resources for learning Hungarian, but today I want to recommend some great podcasts (including podcast-style courses).
Learning How To Say Thanks In A Foreign Language
One of the simplest things I do in foreign languages also happens to be the one that people seem to find most impressive: simply saying 'thanks'.
Ci, Vi, And Ne In Italian
We've learned about the reflexive pronouns ci and vi, and the partitive pronoun ne, but the Italian pronouns ci, vi, and ne all have secret powers that other pronouns don't have.
Benefits Of Learning To Swear In A Foreign Language
Effective communication means choosing the best word for the situation. And yes, sometimes, that's a 'swear' word.
Toki Pona: A Conlang For Minimalists
When compared to Esperanto, it's hard to argue against Toki Pona being a much easier and more universal language to get people speaking across cultures and language boundaries.
Partitives In Italian: Using The Word 'Ne'
The Italian partitive is a special kind of pronoun which functions as a back-reference. It refers back to a direct object specified in a previous sentence - or possibly later in the current sentence.
Onomatopoeia In Italian: How Animals Talk In Italia
One of the more enjoyable details about learning a new language is learning how animals talk - onomatopoeia.