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French Baby Talk

Learn French Baby Talk – Langage enfantin en Français

If you are a true Francophile you will love learning French Baby Talk (Langage enfantin en Français). Besides being fun words to pronounce these will …

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Do Europeans Gain Weight When They Move to The US? “The Foreigner Fifteen”

We have all heard of the freshmen 15, but have you heard of the foreigner 15? The classic American experience of moving out of your …

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Non touristy things to do in Rome

Things to do in Rome that are not Touristy

Looking for some activities in Rome that are not Touristy? Take a look at our list below:   1) Hotel Eitch Borromini rooftop bar that …

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Garrett’s Favorite Spots – Best Restaurants and things to do in Rome Italy

After a wonderful trip to Rome over the holidays this page has been updated on 1/10/22 to account for restaurant closures, new additions and to …

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5 Tips to fit in with locals: avoid the tourist lane

By following these 5 tips to fit in with the locals you can have a more authentic experience when traveling abroad. I call this: avoiding …

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5 thing you should never do in France

5 Things you should never do in France

Why make a list of things you should never do in France? The more I travel, the more I realize the importance of not being …

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Strømmen Reviews the Italian Accents in “House of Gucci” for Slate.com

Last week Slate.com asked Strømmen to watch a press screening of the new film “House of Gucci” to see who had the best and worst …

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LAS 1000 PALABRAS MÁS COMUNES EN INGLÉS – LISTA DE VOCABULARIO DE FRECUENCIA UTILIZANDO EL PRINCIPIO 80/20

¡Hola, estudiantes de inglés! bienvenido a las 1000 palabras más comunes en inglés. ¿Buscas ser más conversador y abordar de manera efectiva una gran cantidad …

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1000 most frequently used English words

1000 MOST COMMON ENGLISH WORDS – FREQUENCY VOCABULARY USING THE 80/20 PRINCIPLE

Hello English Learners! Looking to become more conversational and effectively tackle a lot of new vocabulary? Check out our post on the 1000 most common …

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Hack – How to renew an expired passport urgently in Los Angeles

So you just booked your first international flight since the pandemic started, and then you realize your passport is expired – how can you renew …

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What does Magari Mean in Italian

What does “Magari” Mean in English? A wonderful Italian Idiom.

One of the beautiful things about learning a new language is when you find a special word that doesn’t exist in your native language. These …

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“Reír con risa de conejo”- Spanish Idiom Meaning in English

What is an idiomatic expression anyway? It is a phrase that, when translated directly, doesn’t make sense in another language. For example “A dime a …

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