Language

Learning to Read in a Foreign Language

By Brendan Bense / July 24, 2018 / Comments Off on Learning to Read in a Foreign Language

Learning to Read in a Foreign Language Learning to read in a foreign language is difficult. Like, really difficult. It requires a lot of patience…

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Benefits of Learning a New Language

By Brendan Bense / July 23, 2018 / Comments Off on Benefits of Learning a New Language

Benefits of Learning a New Language So you’re slaving away trying to complete your French homework, and at this point, with all the grammar and…

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Spanish Grammar Rules: 4 Common Mistakes

By Brendan Bense / June 26, 2018 / Comments Off on Spanish Grammar Rules: 4 Common Mistakes

Spanish Grammar Rules: 4 Common Mistakes Spanish is the second-most spoken language in the US, and first in many other countries. Want to know you’re…

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Starting Your ASL Journey

By Brendan Bense / May 14, 2018 / Comments Off on Starting Your ASL Journey

How to Learn ASL Your personalized journey through ASL   ASL is quickly becoming a popular language to learn in the US as it gains…

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4 Tips for Signing

By Brendan Bense / May 14, 2018 / Comments Off on 4 Tips for Signing

How to Learn ASL: Tips for Signing Beginner ASL signers have a lot to juggle with, as learning any language can be fairly difficult. That’s…

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Encouraging your ASL Support Community

By Brendan Bense / May 14, 2018 / Comments Off on Encouraging your ASL Support Community

Encouraging your ASL Community Often it can feel like you’re alone on a challenging journey to learn ASL, but there are ways you can call…

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Sign Language and You

By Brendan Bense / May 14, 2018 / Comments Off on Sign Language and You

Is Sign Language Hard to Learn? Helpful tips for parents feeling overwhelmed learning ASL Many parents who are learning ASL are doing so for their…

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How Do You Learn a Language?

By Brendan Bense / April 25, 2018 / Comments Off on How Do You Learn a Language?

How Do You Learn a Language? tips for all learners How do we learn a language? And, perhaps equally important, how do we teach it?…

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Teaching ESL

By Brendan Bense / April 25, 2018 / Comments Off on Teaching ESL

Teaching ESL notes for teaching  When I first landed in China to teach English, I was greeted by a student who told me, “I am…

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When To Use “Ser” vs. “Estar”

By Kim Ramirez / October 5, 2017 / Comments Off on When To Use “Ser” vs. “Estar”

When to use Ser vs. Estar To be permanently or not to be permanently Use “ser” when… Talking about the essence of something Use “ser” when…

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