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10 Funny False Friends from French

As you may already know, cognates are words from different languages that look very similar. Thanks to the Norman conquest of England in the eleventh century, some 10,000 French words…

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12 Pick-Up Lines in 6 Languages—Just in Time for Valentine’s Day!

If love isn’t quite in the air but you’d like it to be this Valentine’s Day, we’ve gathered some (hopefully) effective and definitely entertaining pick-up lines for you to employ…

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Top 15 French Travel Phrases

Leaving on a jet plane to a French-speaking land in the near future? A good first step to ensure that you’ll get the most out of your travels is to…

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Giving Thanks around the World

Ah, Thanksgiving—a holiday that’s about as American as apple pie. Well, technically, Canadian Thanksgiving came first and a number of other international harvest holidays came way before that (like the…

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MGSD Promoting Student Success Through Language Instruction

Rosetta Stone announced that it will provide the Mooresville Graded School District (MGSD) with foreign language-learning modules for 3,000 students in its five elementary and intermediate schools. The language program…

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5 Celebrities Who Speak French

It’s always fun, and maybe even a little inspiring, to learn who else speaks your target language. It’s that je ne sais quoi that makes these people just that much more interesting,…

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The Cultural History of Tattoos

Who’s got ink? Raise your hand! So, what is a tattoo anyway? Yes, it’s a permanent design on someone’s arm, ankle, or you name it. But why do people indelibly…

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