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funny bad translations

Funny translations collection #2

Translations are super important for reaching new markets or making sure that people understand vital safety messages. Nothing makes a product or company look more …

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Language Learning Netflix Hack

This Netflix hack will help you learn a language

We all know that the best way to learn a language is to take a time machine, visit your eight-year-old self and convince your parents …

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Strommen Teacher Spotlights – Emanuel

Emanuel is a German teacher and a journalist, he has lived in Saarbrücken, Frankfurt, Cologne, Hamburg and Berlin. Our teachers are the best and they deserve …

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50 English Idioms and why you shouldn’t use them! (Infographic)

What is an Idiom? Simply put, it is an expression that makes no sense when translated literally into another language. In our own language we …

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How The Brain Benefits from Being Bilingual

Being Bilingual is Good for your Brain. But will it counteract those years of binge drinking in college?   We all know that learning a …

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5 Tips for learning a new Language

5 Tips: Learn A New Language In Time for  Christmas Vacation Let’s face it, we all want to speak a second language. Some of us …

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5 Things you should never do in France

Don’t make these classic mistakes. When traveling to France do you ever get the feeling that you just asked for something strange, or maybe did …

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2017 Best of Silver Lake Award – Thank You! Because of you, we won!

Thank you! Because of you, we won the 2017 Best of Silver Lake Award.  A sincere thank you to all of our students, faculty, and supporters …

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Strommen Teacher Spotlights – Yoán

Yoán is a Musician, a Wordsmith and an Amazing Spanish Teacher with Strommen. Our teachers are the best and they deserve to be highlighted. In our new …

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Strommen Teacher Spotlight – Patricia

Patricia is a dancer, a music-lover, and an Amazing Spanish Teacher with Strommen. Our teachers are the best and they deserve to be highlighted. In our new section, Strommen …

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Andrea in Bogotá

2016 Colombia Trip Photo Journal Teacher Andrea Saenz and Strommen Student Adrian Hopkins Share Memories of the Trip Bogotá Andrea: I had not visited my homeland, …

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Strommen Student Spotlight – Linda Bruce

Linda Bruce is a Dog-Rescuer, World Traveller, Proud Grandmother and a Great Spanish Student with Strommen. Our language students are the best and they deserve …

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