A to Z Challenge: Theme Reveal!

I first heard about the A to Z Challenge last year and though I thought it sounded really cool, it was too late for me to really take part, what with my exams beginning at the end of April. The premise is simple enough that I had my own sort of trial run in August: every day of the month, with the exception of Sundays, you post and the theme/title of each post has to begin with a letter of the alphabet, going in alphabetic order.

In my trial run, I talked about endangered languages (having just come off the back of uni and my disseration, so it felt like the right time), but I’ve had a different idea this time.

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How I Use Films (and TV!) to Learn Languages

This post is inspired by a lot of things; mostly, by my love of films and TV shows, but also a lot by this post (which I’ve had bookmarked forever) from The Everyday Language Learner. Obviously, I’m always looking for fun ways to keep myself motivated – whilst still learning effectively. I do think films are a good way to do this and what’s great is, it doesn’t really matter what level you’re at! Continue reading “How I Use Films (and TV!) to Learn Languages”