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Language Refresh 101

Language REFRESH 101: Getting Started

by Corey

After 101 days of my family and I learning Spanish as part of Language Challenge 101, we realized that something else needed some immediate attention: German! I have neglected this wonderful language friend of mine for far too long – it is time to reunite on a deep level! We have been so excited about […]

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Language Tips

Jukebox Language Learning: Music Can Make You Multilingual

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By Susanna Zaraysky Photo Credit:Jackie Bucci Do you want your kids to naturally pick up various languages?  Great!  How about turning on the stereo?  It will be much easier. I know this from experience.  My parents drilled me on Russian grammar when I was a kid and I hated it.  But I went on to […]

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No Talent for Multilingualism?

by Alice

By Alice Lapuerta Photo Credit: Mykl Roventine I don’t like numbers. I have no talent for Math and computation. I just don’t have that numbers gene. Never had, never will. But that’s fine with me! Languages and words are a lot more fun anyway and I collect them like pebbles on the beach. I guess […]

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The Language of Identity

by Corey
Corey, in the white and red dress, with friends at her fourth birthday party.

Corey, in white and red dress, at her fourth birthday party By Corey Heller My mother once asked me how I could feel comfortable raising my children in a language other than my native language.  Being unprepared for this inquiry, my response was defensive. Instead of using my mother’s question as a spring-board for deeper […]

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Language Challenge 101

Language Challenge 101 – Week Four

by Corey

Welcome to week four of Multilingual Living’s Language Challenge 101 – learning a language over the course of 101 days. If you missed our first few weeks, just click on the Language Challenge 101 button on the very left of this website page and you’ll find everything we have done so far.

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