Which language should you learn to speak?

Which language should you learn to speak? {1}

I got Arabic and I’ve been studying Arabic for a year!! This is way too accurate!! Click here and test yourself out.

How English Sounds to Non-English Speakers

How English Sounds to Non-English Speakers {0}

Ever wonder what it would be like to hear English but not understand it? Check out this hilarious video, “Skewrl,” written and directed for your entertainment. How English Sounds to Non-English Speakers

The hammock is back!

The hammock is back! {0}

This just in from the CILC– the hammock has made a return! Come take a nap to celebrate, then play with the birds and practice the language you’re learning. See you soon! –The CILC staff

TED Talk on Loving Your Language

TED Talk on Loving Your Language {0}

Check out this fascinating TED talk given by Suzanne Talhouk, an advocate for the Arabic language, on loving your language. “More and more, English is a global language; speaking it is perceived as a sign of being modern. But — what do we lose when we leave behind our mother tongues? Suzanne Talhouk makes an(…)

Tired of paper flashcards?

Tired of paper flashcards? {0}

Getting buried under un montón de flashcards? Save your sanity and the environment by using Anki! We’ve all made flashcards when studying a language. And we’ve all ended up with piles of little pieces of cut up paper or index cards that we eventually lose or recycle or throw away. Save money and effort by creating(…)

Language Difficulty Ranking

Language Difficulty Ranking {0}

Since I want as much as possible to tie my passion for language learning with everything I do, here’s a source I’m using for my Economics honors thesis. It lists languages by difficulty, with the assumed native language being English. Where does your language study fall? How accurate do you think this list is? Of(…)