You don't have to spend a small fortune on language classes, DVDs or software. Nor do you have to endure long hours in a classroom, reciting phrases and conjugating vocabulary until you're so bored you want to jump out the window. Learning a foreign language boils down to practice, practice, practice. And the trick is to make practice as fun as possible, by looking for … [Read more...] about Fun ways to practice a foreign language
Can music really make our babies smarter? Many parents and educators believe music certainly has the power to stimulate the growth and development of all areas of a child's brain. Music can boost emotional development by calming and soothing a baby; it can stimulate language development through exposure to repeated, elongated words and syllables, pitch and tones. Rhythm … [Read more...] about Myths and Facts on the Mozart Effect
If you are looking for a second language to learn, the answer depends on your needs. For people who are not native English speakers, learning English is perhaps the best choice. English is arguably the 'official' universal language, and many businesses require a certain level of English for an employee to progress. If you already speak English fluently, you might want to … [Read more...] about What second language is best to learn?