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March Travel Roundup: National Geographic’s Far-Flung Locations, Scariest Places to Land a Plane + More!
Top Travel Links – March 2014 by James Harrington | world-words.com Sick of snow and ice? So over Sochi? Then strap in for a whistle-stop tour of the world as we look ahead to what’s hot, happening and other things beginning with “h” in March. READING Is there a better way to start a travel [...]
The study of how the brain acquires a first language is relatively young, and the study of how it acquires a second is a mere ingénue. For most of neuroscience’s timeline, we have been woefully ignorant about what happens in the brain when we learn language. But thanks to great, galloping leaps in technology and [...]
From Stadiums to Stars to Record-Breaking Performances: A Look Back at the Surprises & Upsets from the Sochi 2014 Winter Games
Sochi 2014: Our Highlights The medals have been handed out. The national anthems have been sung. The closing ceremony has been and gone. Sochi 2014 is over and it’s been a wild ride. Here, we take a fond look back at our favorite moments from the Winter Olympics. The Stadiums On the eve of Sochi’s [...]
At Pimsleur Approach, we find that a number of our customers’ language-learning journeys began long before their first lesson with us. Many of them start learning a new language at school, and although they may have enjoyed it at the time, life took them in other directions, giving them other priorities. Before they realized it, [...]
One thing we adore about any Olympic Games: They introduce us to countries we didn’t know much about previously. Here are 10 lesser-known nations that qualified for Sochi 2014. Armenia Competing athletes at Sochi: Arman Serebrakian (alpine skiing); Sergey Mikayelyan, Artur Yeghoyan, Katya Galstyan (cross-country skiing) Main language: Armenian. Russian is also widely used. About [...]
- March Travel Roundup: National Geographic’s Far-Flung Locations, Scariest Places to Land a Plane + More!
- Plotting the Brainscape: The Easy Guide to How Language Learning Works With Your Brain
- From Stadiums to Stars to Record-Breaking Performances: A Look Back at the Surprises & Upsets from the Sochi 2014 Winter Games
- Perfecting the Art of Language Learning: A Story Told by Pimsleur’s Customer of the Month
- Sochi 2014: How Many of These Olympic Competing Nations Do You Know?
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