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The Declension Of German Nouns

The declension of German nouns is certainly not easy, but it’s also not as difficult as many people believe. This article will explain some crucial rules for learning this important part of German.

6 Chinese Food Slang Phrases

Food and eating are very important concepts in Chinese life. As a result, the Chinese have created many food-related terms in their language. Here are 6 phrases containing 吃 (chī/eat) that are very popular.

Simple Tips For Better Japanese Pronunciation

This article presents some simple tips for developing better Japanese pronunciation. We will look at the most common pronunciation issues language learners struggle with, and will learn several useful methods to help you sound more like a native Japanese speaker.

Was Everything Better In The Past?

Hoy les quiero hablar sobre dos tipos de pasados en el modo indicativo en español: el pretérito perfecto simple (hablé) y el pretérito imperfecto (hablaba).

For Music Lovers: 15 Useful Words And Phrases For Talking About Music In English

British people have a real passion for music and love to talk about the latest songs they have heard. As a result, there are many informal ways to talk about music that are commonly used in everyday speech. This article will present and explain 15 informal words and phrases for describing music which you are not likely to find in your English textbooks.

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False Friends In Italian

Many English words sound very similar to Italian words but often have completely different meanings. This article will show you some tricky words to watch out for in Italian.

Lorena  

The Guide To Russian Prepositions

This article is a complete guide to Russian prepositions. Many students struggle with this concept, as Russian prepositions are more difficult than they seem. Let’s work it out together!

Nuita  

Why Katakana May Be More Important Than You Think

The Japanese language uses three different writing systems: hiragana, kanji and katakana. Each is used for a different purpose. While many students focus on learning the first two, this article will explain the importance of learning katakana as well.

Kiyomi  

Differences Between Portuguese and Galician

Galician and Portuguese are very similar languages. However, there are some important distinctions between the two, including pronunciation and conjugation of verbs. This article will explain those differences in depth.

Sophia  

7 English Pronunciation Pitfalls For Chinese Speakers

Why do Chinese speakers have difficulty pronouncing certain words in English? Today, we explore seven common errors native Chinese speakers make when conversing in the English language.

Baggio  

The Ultimate Vocabulary Guide To Modern Feminism And Gender Pt. 2

This article is part 2 in a series: If you get lost trying to keep up with the conceptual distinctions and buzzwords associated with feminism and gender, these articles will bring you up to speed. Here you will learn many of the key terms and resource materials needed to help raise your conversation on this topic up to the next level.

Lana  

The Ultimate Vocabulary Guide To Modern Feminism And Gender Pt. 1

If you get lost trying to keep up with the conceptual distinctions and buzzwords associated with feminism and gender, this article will bring you up to speed. Here you will learn many of the key terms and resource materials needed to help raise your conversation on this topic up to the next level.

Lana  

Mastering Definite Articles In German

Definite articles in German are not easy, and remembering whether a word is masculine, feminine or neutral can be quite a challenge. This article aims to make memorizing these words simpler by giving you a trick for mastering the gender of everyday German nouns.

Manuel  

Russian Body Metaphors Of The Head

There are lots of idioms in the Russian language, but where do Russians keep all of these idioms? Well, in their heads of course! This article is about the use of Russian idioms relating to “the head” with examples given in the form of a story.

Serbian Phonetic System: The Secret Workings You Won't Find In Your Textbooks: Part 2

In this article I explain the sounds of the Serbian language, focusing on those usually difficult to pronounce. The explanations also apply to Bosnian and Croatian.