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July Chatterbox: Learn a Language While Asleep & To Deal w/ Trauma, the Science Behind Language & Gender + More!
Welcome to this month’s Chatterbox! We have all the important language-learning news, scientific developments and advice, as well as a blog we know you’ll love. Enjoy this month’s Chatterbox – and feel free to pitch in with your suggestions for next month! The Science of Language Language experts believe language learning requires a combination of […]
Have you ever said you are “melting” with the heat? Or that it’s “hot as hell”? You’re not literally melting of course, and you’ve scarcely an idea of how hot it is in hell, but you’re using an idiomatic expression to describe heat. Idioms, sayings and proverbs reveal much about their language’s culture and country. […]
July Travel Roundup: Visit the Fountains of Youth, the Streets of Barcelona, George Lucas’ Narrative Museum & More
By this time in July, you should have just about recovered from the soccer World Cup in Brazil, while Independence Day celebrations are just a memory. Can anything keep you going until August? Let’s see… READING Dogs are man’s best friend, but even if you’re not a fan of canine companions, this charming tale about […]
Summer Festivals to Get Excited About Between July and September The weird, the ethereal, the messy and the very messy. As we fall headlong into summer, it’s important to make the most of sizzling days and sultry evenings. One-way to do this is to head to one or two of the festivals taking place between […]
The World Cup has given us a chronic bout of sporting festival fever here at Pimsleur Approach towers, so we’ve been investigating the best, the brightest and the most bizarre sports events around the world. We found one of our favorites so far in Mongolia; it is deeply rooted in history, reveals insights into the […]
- July Chatterbox: Learn a Language While Asleep & To Deal w/ Trauma, the Science Behind Language & Gender + More!
- Learn Language Expressions From Around the Globe: Summer Weather Idioms
- July Travel Roundup: Visit the Fountains of Youth, the Streets of Barcelona, George Lucas’ Narrative Museum & More
- A Global Look at SIX Exciting (& Unique) Summer Festivals!
- Mongolia’s Naadam Festival: Archery, Wrestling, Horse Racing & More!
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