Tuesday, 9 October, 2018 - 19:40
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Porridge. It doesn’t have a very tasty name, does it? It doesn’t have a very tasty reputation either.

Saturday, 14 July, 2018 - 07:08
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Here are the top ten things I've learned from living in Germany and Austria this year.

Wednesday, 6 June, 2018 - 16:19
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So my assistantship in Canada has officially come to an end. I am back in the UK and have been back for a week. Do I miss Canada? YES!

Tuesday, 8 May, 2018 - 14:53
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Coming to the end of my assistantship in Barcelona, I start to think about what the future might hold.

Tuesday, 10 April, 2018 - 14:47
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Coffee is an integral part of Italian culture and since arriving here over six months ago, I have definitely drunk a lot of it!

Sunday, 1 April, 2018 - 17:14
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The Caribbean is a festive place, and Martinique is no exception.

Thursday, 29 March, 2018 - 19:10
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As the city of Valencia has finally calmed down after a crazy week of festivities, I have finally had the time to reflect on my experience at the incredible festival of Les Falles (in Vale

Wednesday, 21 March, 2018 - 08:49
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Recently I took a solo trip to Chicago during spring break and it got me thinking about the many positives of travelling alone. I will share three with you today!

Wednesday, 7 March, 2018 - 11:58
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Learning a foreign language is a demanding process and it can be easy to feel stuck at any stage.

Tuesday, 27 February, 2018 - 16:58
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Baking has become increasingly popular in the UK in recent years.

Tuesday, 20 February, 2018 - 09:43
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We are all aware that practical exercises using textbooks and classroom materials are valuable when it comes to language learning.

Monday, 19 February, 2018 - 20:08
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The plane touched down in Rio de Janeiro. Until then I had been enjoying the in-flight movies, the free ice cream and the fact that no one sat next to me for the entirety of the flight.

Monday, 19 February, 2018 - 20:07
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This will sound strange to some and perhaps quite familiar to others: in my family, we only took down the Christmas tree almost halfway through the month of January.

Monday, 19 February, 2018 - 20:06
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Before my year as a language assistant, I never imagined I could enjoy teaching as much as I do.

Friday, 9 February, 2018 - 12:05
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On what was just a regular, cold Friday morning in an icy train station, I witnessed something that brought a tear to my eye.

Friday, 2 February, 2018 - 10:27
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Avocado’s recent popularity growth is hard to ignore.

Friday, 2 February, 2018 - 10:14
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In a world surrounded by bad news, it may feel like an unhappy place sometimes. However, you can make a difference.

Friday, 2 February, 2018 - 09:47
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Recently I was watching a stand-up comedy sketch by a comedian called Trevor Noah, a mixed-race comedian from South Africa who often discusses important topics such as discrimination and racism.

Friday, 2 February, 2018 - 09:46
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Idioms are one of the hardest parts of learning a language. For those of you who don’t know, an idiom is a phrase which has a meaning, but the meaning is not clear from the words themselves.

Monday, 29 January, 2018 - 11:37
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Germans have a word wanderlust which translated into English would be ‘the desire to wander’. Nowadays the opportunity to travel is endless.

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