Category Archives for "Learning Other Languages"

Top 100 Language Lovers Blogs: Voting Starts Today at Lexiophiles

Lexiophiles’ Language Lovers 2011 competition is now open for voting. This year the four categories are: – Language Learning Blogs – Language Professionals Blogs – Language Facebook Pages – Language Twitterers Since I won 3rd place overall last year (in the Top 100 Language Blogs) and 2nd place in the Top 100 Language Learning Blogs, my blog was automatically […]


Comparative Grammar of the French, Italian, Spanish and Portuguese Languages

Comparative Grammar of the French, Italian, Spanish and Portuguese Languages

Comparative Grammar of the French, Italian, Spanish and Portuguese Languages My new favorite book: Comparative Grammar of the French, Italian, Spanish and Portuguese Languages by Edwin A. Notley Published in 1868! 400 pages of comparative goodness. Verb conjugations (we really should bring back thou hadst and the T-V distinction in English!) There’s even vocabulary at the […]


International Mother Language Day & Recent Foreign Language News

February 21 is UNESCO’s International Mother Language Day, which “has been celebrated since 2000 to promote all the languages of the world. This Day represents an effective mobilization opportunity for linguistic diversity and multilingualism.” Spread the language love! If you don’t already know why being multilingual makes your life better: Being bilingual may delay Alzheimer’s and […]


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