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Age Is Only A Number

When you think of a language learner, what age do you think of?  Maybe someone who is 3 years old, 6 years old, teenagers, people in their 20’s, and people in their 30’s?  How many of you have someone who is over 70 years old in mind?  Well, despite the common perception that older people “can’t” learn another […]

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Resolutions for 2021

10…9…8…7…6…5…4… So, what are your resolutions for 2021? C’mon…you know everyone is going to ask.  But the question no one is going to ask at the stroke of midnight…what IS a resolution exactly?   The generally accepted notion is one of fleeting whims we feel obligated to make for self-improvement, like losing 25 pounds or eating healthy this year […]

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What a Year, Right?

Most everyone on the planet cannot wait to see it come to an end.  Millions, if not billions of hearts are filled with hope that 2021 will by some miracle be a far sight better.  Having faced unprecedented challenges this year, many are looking to the goal line of December 31st as some sort of magical […]

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Back to School
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Back to School

Routines.  Like the seasons, life is ever changing and yet we crave the stability of routines.  We come to expect the sun rising in the morning and setting every evening, an occasional thunderstorm but mostly blue skies and birds whistling happy tunes.  Then something comes along and upsets our expectations.  A hurricane hits, a volcano […]

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Phrasal Verbs CAN Be Learned!

Moksha Patam.  Snakes and Ladders.  Chutes and Ladders.  No matter the name, the game is the same…roll the dice…advance from square to square making your journey from start to finish. When you land on a space with a ladder, you excitedly leap ahead reveling in your good fortune.  But land on a snake and you […]