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Jim E. Staley

Hebrew Alphabet's First Two Letters

This article will give you a deeper understanding of the first two letters of the Hebrew Alphabet. The Aleph and Beit when connected together means Av in Hebrew and ...

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Sarah Short

Learning English - One, Two, Three - SPEAK!

"Oh no! The teacher's going to ask me a question and I don't know what to say!" Don't worry. You are not alone. But remember, that's why you came to study...

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Jim E. Staley

This article would give a review on the 3rd, 4th, and 5th letters of the Hebrew Alphabet. These letters are Gimmel, Dalet, and Hey.

By: Jim E. Staley l Reference & Education > Languages l Jun 14, 2012
Jim E. Staley

This article would briefly review the depth of the first two letters of the Hebrew Alphabet. The First two letters are Alpeph and Beit respectively.

By: Jim E. Staley l Reference & Education > Languages l Jun 14, 2012
Lance Winslow

The other day, I was reading a very interesting piece in the New York Times by a professor of language who stated that in actuality the language one speaks is not a barrier to the way that they

By: Lance Winslow l Reference & Education > Languages l Jun 13, 2012
Krystalina Soash

Have you read an email, magazine article, or newspaper recently that was grammatically incorrect in the use of the words: "two", "to", and "too"? Unfortunately it appears to be happening more

By: Krystalina Soash l Reference & Education > Languages l Jun 13, 2012
Ryan Thomas P

This article covers the fundamentals that are found in Spanish software program called Rocket Spanish. This software program has been designed to teach individuals Spanish in as little as 60 days.

By: Ryan Thomas P l Reference & Education > Languages l Jun 12, 2012
Julio Foppoli

"Interaction" is a very trendy word used in the sales pitches of almost all language programs on the market today, and research mentions how crucial it is for language acquisition. So when language

By: Julio Foppoli l Reference & Education > Languages l Jun 12, 2012

This article presents some information about the fact that Greek people are multilingual. It also explains the main reasons why Greeks love learning languages and which are the most common languages

By: Christos Dip l Reference & Education > Languages l Jun 08, 2012

How to learn Japanese? Well there are many different way to learn Japanese of course, however, I can show you what is the best way to learn Japanese.

By: Michiko Kapitanis l Reference & Education > Languages l Jun 08, 2012
Jonway Chin

There are usually two methods when it comes to learning Japanese. The first method, using textbooks. The second method is using online materials such as blogs. So, which method should I use?

By: Jonway Chin l Reference & Education > Languages l Jun 08, 2012

The preferred language of many Deaf people is British Sign Language (BSL). BSL is a language in its own right, which is a separate and distinct from English. The language differs from English due to

By: Eve Labeque l Reference & Education > Languages l Jun 06, 2012

Learning a foreign language is difficult enough without having to deal with pronunciation. It is not enough that you know the grammar and have a huge vocabulary. You must know how to "talk the talk"

By: Bobby Huberta l Reference & Education > Languages l Jun 04, 2012
Melanie Ochoa

If you do not know what IELTS is, it is an English proficiency examination and directly translates as International English Language Testing System also known as International English Language

By: Melanie Ochoa l Reference & Education > Languages l Apr 26, 2012
C Boustany

English is a Germanic language, while French is a Latin language. Despite this, English speakers might find it easier to learn French than to master other languages, such as Korean. Both England and

By: C Boustany l Reference & Education > Languages l Apr 26, 2012

Many languages are commonly taught today. If you're looking to get into a language, on of these is probably more useful to learn.

By: Paul Cedars l Reference & Education > Languages l Apr 23, 2012

There are many languages in the world. However, there are only a few that can truly be considered world languages.

By: Paul Cedars l Reference & Education > Languages l Apr 23, 2012

Knowing another language can be very useful. However, language learning is a daunting process. Luckily there are strategies to help you learn.

By: Paul Cedars l Reference & Education > Languages l Apr 23, 2012

There are many languages in the world. Which is the hardest to learn?

By: Paul Cedars l Reference & Education > Languages l Apr 23, 2012

The IELTS listening test is considered by many to be the most difficult part in IELTS exams. I believe in order to pass the IELTS listening test you have to understand common barriers to your success

By: Bang Trong Nguyen l Reference & Education > Languages l Apr 20, 2012
Melanie Ochoa

Are you planning in enrolling to an English school in the Philippines? Are you searching online for a proper English school and your budget is not allowing you to go to a lot of places? Well if you

By: Melanie Ochoa l Reference & Education > Languages l Apr 19, 2012
Dmitry Yahns

Using foreign language boils down to four basic skills: listening, speaking, reading and writing. When learning a foreign language we tend to focus more on one skill over the others. The article

By: Dmitry Yahns l Reference & Education > Languages l Apr 19, 2012
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Jim E. Staley

This article will give you a brief description of the third letter of the Hebrew Alphabet, the letter Gimmel. Also, you will know what the letter Gimmel means and how it is related to the other

By: Jim E. Staley l Reference & Education > Languages l Apr 17, 2012 lViews: 97 lComments: 0
Sarah Short

There are many mistakes that non-native speakers make when speaking or writing English. In this article I will cover one of the most common ones: the use of the indefinite and definite articles -

By: Sarah Short l Reference & Education > Languages l Feb 22, 2012 lViews: 88 lComments: 0
Viktoria Portyannykova

As you know, it may be difficult to find time to learn a whole new language. Often we find ourselves constantly busy with school, work, family or friends. These five free iPhone apps will help you

By: Viktoria Portyannykova l Reference & Education > Languages l Apr 13, 2012 lViews: 67 lComments: 0
Aaron Whirl

For students learning English as a Second Language (ESL) or English as a Foreign Language (EFL), understanding ESL phrasal verbs can be among the most challenging aspects of the language learning

By: Aaron Whirl l Reference & Education > Languages l Apr 11, 2012 lViews: 66 lComments: 0
Melanie Ochoa

Language lessons' goal is not to only educate you on a foreign language but to also help you be able to use it outside the classroom. There is a big difference on knowing words and phrases of a

By: Melanie Ochoa l Reference & Education > Languages l Feb 28, 2012 lViews: 62 lComments: 0
Jim E. Staley

The letter Gimmel of the Hebrew Alphabet has a lot of different meanings. But you would be shock to know that its meanings are somewhat connected to each other.

By: Jim E. Staley l Reference & Education > Languages l Apr 17, 2012 lViews: 62 lComments: 0
Jim E. Staley

This article would give a review on the 3rd, 4th, and 5th letters of the Hebrew Alphabet. These letters are Gimmel, Dalet, and Hey.

By: Jim E. Staley l Reference & Education > Languages l Jun 14, 2012 lViews: 61 lComments: 0

Learning a foreign language is difficult enough without having to deal with pronunciation. It is not enough that you know the grammar and have a huge vocabulary. You must know how to "talk the talk"

By: Bobby Huberta l Reference & Education > Languages l Jun 04, 2012 lViews: 61 lComments: 0
Krystalina Soash

Have you read an email, magazine article, or newspaper recently that was grammatically incorrect in the use of the words: "two", "to", and "too"? Unfortunately it appears to be happening more

By: Krystalina Soash l Reference & Education > Languages l Jun 13, 2012 lViews: 61 lComments: 0
Melanie Ochoa

If you do not know what IELTS is, it is an English proficiency examination and directly translates as International English Language Testing System also known as International English Language

By: Melanie Ochoa l Reference & Education > Languages l Apr 26, 2012 lViews: 60 lComments: 0
Jim E. Staley

This article would briefly review the depth of the first two letters of the Hebrew Alphabet. The First two letters are Alpeph and Beit respectively.

By: Jim E. Staley l Reference & Education > Languages l Jun 14, 2012 lViews: 60 lComments: 0
Ryan Thomas P

This article covers the fundamentals that are found in Spanish software program called Rocket Spanish. This software program has been designed to teach individuals Spanish in as little as 60 days.

By: Ryan Thomas P l Reference & Education > Languages l Jun 12, 2012 lViews: 59 lComments: 0
Dmitry Yahns

Using foreign language boils down to four basic skills: listening, speaking, reading and writing. When learning a foreign language we tend to focus more on one skill over the others. The article

By: Dmitry Yahns l Reference & Education > Languages l Apr 19, 2012 lViews: 57 lComments: 0
Sarah Short

When it comes to using commas it's easy to get confused. So, how can the non-native speaker remember when to use (and when not to use) the comma?

By: Sarah Short l Reference & Education > Languages l Apr 16, 2012 lViews: 55 lComments: 0
Julio Foppoli

"Interaction" is a very trendy word used in the sales pitches of almost all language programs on the market today, and research mentions how crucial it is for language acquisition. So when language

By: Julio Foppoli l Reference & Education > Languages l Jun 12, 2012 lViews: 55 lComments: 0
Melanie Ochoa

Are you planning in enrolling to an English school in the Philippines? Are you searching online for a proper English school and your budget is not allowing you to go to a lot of places? Well if you

By: Melanie Ochoa l Reference & Education > Languages l Apr 19, 2012 lViews: 54 lComments: 0

The preferred language of many Deaf people is British Sign Language (BSL). BSL is a language in its own right, which is a separate and distinct from English. The language differs from English due to

By: Eve Labeque l Reference & Education > Languages l Jun 06, 2012 lViews: 53 lComments: 0

Reading is one of the most frequent activities in colleges/universities. More and more books are required for a student to study higher. However, it is not always possible for almost all of the

By: Bang Trong Nguyen l Reference & Education > Languages l Apr 09, 2012 lViews: 51 lComments: 0

Many languages are commonly taught today. If you're looking to get into a language, on of these is probably more useful to learn.

By: Paul Cedars l Reference & Education > Languages l Apr 23, 2012 lViews: 51 lComments: 0
Jonway Chin

There are usually two methods when it comes to learning Japanese. The first method, using textbooks. The second method is using online materials such as blogs. So, which method should I use?

By: Jonway Chin l Reference & Education > Languages l Jun 08, 2012 lViews: 50 lComments: 0
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Lance Winslow

Did you know there are now more people in China who speak English than the entire population of the United States? Perhaps you found that out when you watched the YouTube video; "Did You Know 2.0"

By: Lance Winslow l Reference & Education > Languages l Feb 28, 2012 lViews: 38 lComments: 0
Lance Winslow

The other day, I was reading a very interesting piece in the New York Times by a professor of language who stated that in actuality the language one speaks is not a barrier to the way that they

By: Lance Winslow l Reference & Education > Languages l Jun 13, 2012 lViews: 49 lComments: 0
Michael J Greenwood

The purpose of this article is to examine whether it is possible to learn a foreign language in just 24 hours. The premise is that with enough time between lessons to allow learning to take place, an

By: Michael J Greenwood l Reference & Education > Languages l Apr 06, 2012 lViews: 41 lComments: 0
Candace Hui Hoon Ang Reis

It is a common fact that French is the official language spoken in France. However, not many will know that French is also widely spoken in countries such as, Belgium, Canada, Luxembourg, Switzerland

By: Candace Hui Hoon Ang Reis l Reference & Education > Languages l Mar 01, 2012 lViews: 44 lComments: 0
Elizabeth S. Adams

Although our lives are being pressured into particular channels and ways of thinking and we are chastised for thought that is original or against the commonly accepted attitudes, this attempt to curb

By: Elizabeth S. Adams l Reference & Education > Languages l Feb 28, 2012 lViews: 38 lComments: 0

With the globalization of companies more popular today than ever before, translation services are critical to the company's success. Science & technology firms are also increasing their need for

By: Hugo Torstenisen l Reference & Education > Languages l Feb 27, 2012 lViews: 42 lComments: 0

Being a bilingual person today can provide you with an edge over others and opportunities you may not otherwise be able to take advantage of. And with today's plethora of information banks to

By: A. McCollom l Reference & Education > Languages l Feb 12, 2012 lViews: 38 lComments: 0

English is one of the most widely spoken and written languages in the world so it's a very useful language to have as a first, second or third language. If you are considering learning English as a

By: Kris-Helena Ngau Chun l Reference & Education > Languages l Feb 28, 2012 lViews: 33 lComments: 0
Sarah Short

"Oh no! The teacher's going to ask me a question and I don't know what to say!" Don't worry. You are not alone. But remember, that's why you came to study English...to learn what to say and how to

By: Sarah Short l Reference & Education > Languages l Feb 26, 2012 lViews: 38 lComments: 0
Sarah Short

Choosing an English course in another country for your child is a challenge. This series of articles will help to steer parents through the maze of available courses and help them to choose the right

By: Sarah Short l Reference & Education > Languages l Feb 15, 2012 lViews: 42 lComments: 0
Sarah Short

There are many mistakes that non-native speakers make when speaking or writing English. In this article I will cover one of the most common ones: the use of the indefinite and definite articles -

By: Sarah Short l Reference & Education > Languages l Feb 22, 2012 lViews: 88 lComments: 0
Sarah Short

When it comes to using commas it's easy to get confused. So, how can the non-native speaker remember when to use (and when not to use) the comma?

By: Sarah Short l Reference & Education > Languages l Apr 16, 2012 lViews: 55 lComments: 0
Melanie Ochoa

Language lessons' goal is not to only educate you on a foreign language but to also help you be able to use it outside the classroom. There is a big difference on knowing words and phrases of a

By: Melanie Ochoa l Reference & Education > Languages l Feb 28, 2012 lViews: 62 lComments: 0
Melanie Ochoa

You are asking yourself, why must I take my English lessons so seriously? Are you still trying to convince yourself to enroll in said class? You still looking for reasons why you have to learn this

By: Melanie Ochoa l Reference & Education > Languages l Feb 28, 2012 lViews: 37 lComments: 0
Melanie Ochoa

What is ESL? ESL is also known as "English as a Second Language"; the use of this term is often confused with EFL or "English as a Foreign Language". In fact, ESL is used a lot in online searches in

By: Melanie Ochoa l Reference & Education > Languages l Apr 11, 2012 lViews: 41 lComments: 0
Melanie Ochoa

Why not in an English-speaking country where you can immerse yourself? Are you still searching for an English school that will fit your needs and your budget? They say that what you don't know can't

By: Melanie Ochoa l Reference & Education > Languages l Apr 18, 2012 lViews: 41 lComments: 0
Melanie Ochoa

If you do not know what IELTS is, it is an English proficiency examination and directly translates as International English Language Testing System also known as International English Language

By: Melanie Ochoa l Reference & Education > Languages l Apr 26, 2012 lViews: 60 lComments: 0
Melanie Ochoa

Are you planning in enrolling to an English school in the Philippines? Are you searching online for a proper English school and your budget is not allowing you to go to a lot of places? Well if you

By: Melanie Ochoa l Reference & Education > Languages l Apr 19, 2012 lViews: 54 lComments: 0
Drew Graham

There are a lot of people who would like to be able to learn a foreign language, the challenge is in actually doing it. There are several different ways to learn a language, one option is language

By: Drew Graham l Reference & Education > Languages l Apr 16, 2012 lViews: 43 lComments: 0
Ryan Thomas P

This article covers the fundamentals that are found in Spanish software program called Rocket Spanish. This software program has been designed to teach individuals Spanish in as little as 60 days.

By: Ryan Thomas P l Reference & Education > Languages l Jun 12, 2012 lViews: 59 lComments: 0
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