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3 special French Friday Expressions #jesuischarlie

In French La Liberté d’Expression means Freedom of Speech. As a reminder it is equally important in French, in English, and in any other language. In …

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Strommen Tips: How to Order Korean BBQ Like a BOSS! (in Korean)

3 Expressions to Order in Korean: Expression #1: 주세요 “joo-sae-yo” (literally, “please give me”) As in “Kimchi joo-sae-yo” (please give me Kimchi), or “Soju joo-sae-yo” (please …

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5 FUNNY FRENCH EXPRESSIONS

HI Students! Here are some funny French Expressions: In French “Poser un lapin” means “To stand someone up”. Although it literally means : “To put …

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French Word Of The Day: “Petite”. Which does not mean “petite”.

French Word Of The Day: “Petite”. Which does not mean “petite” in English “Petite”, the French word, does not mean “petite”. It means “small” or …

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What is Ferragosto? Italian Dichotomies

Ferragosto is a Holiday celebrated in Italy on August 15th. It marks the height of Italian summer vacations. Italians are at the beach or at summer villas, and tourists rule the boarded up streets.

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Inspirational Quotes – learning a language sayings

Below are some great learning a language sayings and inspirational quotes.  ❝To have another language is to possess a second soul.❞ ‒Charlemagne ❝If you talk …

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Quick trick to improve SAT reading comprehension score

Looking for a quick trick to improve SAT reading comprehension score? We’ve got you covered. At Strommen we specialize in SAT tutoring in Los Angeles …

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The Longest German word (Crazy!)

The German language is know for its loooooong words and it might seem confusing at first. German has the ability to string words together to …

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Fun German False Cognates

German can kind of sound like English. When a word sounds like another language and has the same meaning it is called a cognate. The …

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Fifa World Cup Schedule Los Angeles Time Zone

The World cup is starting this week! Check out the Fifa World Cup Schedule Los Angeles Time Zone below or visit the FIFA website here for more: http://www.fifa.com/worldcup/matches/ …

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Happy Victoire du 8 mai 1945

Victoire du 8 mai 1945 Le 8 mai marque la date anniversaire de la fin de la Seconde Guerre mondiale en Europe occidentale. Le 7 mai …

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10 things we love about Italy

Great video about the 10 things we love about Italy.    

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