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First time in Singapore? Here are 8 of the top things to do

<b>(CNN) —</b> Singapore is compact -- roughly the same size as New York City -- but the Southeast Asian city-state is brimming with culture, character and plenty of things to do.<p>Bordering the southern tip of Malaysia, just one degree north of the equator, the island of 5.6 million is a destination …

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The Secret to Learning a Foreign Language as an Adult

I set up a routine where I did the same things every day.<p>In the mornings, I woke up and wrote out longhand the regular and irregular verb tables for …

I am the CEO of Duolingo and if our passive aggressive push notifications don't make you learn French, I don't know what will

Hello. My name is Henry P. Twolingos and I am the CEO of Duolingo, and I'm here to discuss Duolingo's questionable push notifications.<p>I understand …

How To Succeed At Learning Languages

Alex Voloza speaks 8 languages fluently. Read my interview with him and gain insight to help you master a second language.<p>Last week, I interviewed a …

Crushing an egg into your coffee sounds disgusting — but it makes an amazing-tasting drink

Crushing an egg (shell and all), whisking it with freshly ground coffee, and boiling the mixture sounds gross. The result looks terrifying, too — like a hideous swamp creature gurgling in your pot.<p>However, the umber-red-colored drink that results, called "egg coffee," is almost free of bitter …

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All About Être, a French Super Verb

Chief among its many uses: auxiliary in compound tenses and the passive voice<p><i>Être</i> is an irregular French verb that means "to be." The multitalented …

Listen to more than 600 French Songs with Lyrics for FREE

(source: Brigitte – B-Records – Columbia )<p>I created a playlist of some French songs. I will add more as I go along (as of today, there’s already 600 …

The Best Ways to Learn How to Speak French

There's no magic formula for learning how to speak French or any language for that matter. It requires lots of time, energy and patience.<p>There are, …

Why Everyone Should Be Bilingual

Speaking multiple languages has its benefits, like traveling around the world with ease and understanding local cultures better. But there’s another, …

Advice on Learning a New Language from People Who Speak Up to Sixteen

Anyone can learn a new language, no matter their age. Simply follow this expert advice down the sweet-talking path to success.<p>Being fluent in a …

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21 French expressions that will make you laugh

<b>1.</b> French people don’t “fall madly in love”…they “are struck by lightning” (<i>Avoir un coup de foudre</i>).<p><b>2.</b> French people don’t “have sex”…they “throw …

This language-learning system is not only affordable, you can access it entirely from your phone

<i>The</i> <i>I</i> <i>nsider Picks</i> <i>team writes about stuff we think you'll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships, so we get a share of the revenue from your purchase.</i><p>Babbel Whether or not you're traveling this summer, learning another language is bound to come in handy. Easier said than done however, when …

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How To Learn Vocabulary Fast When Learning A Language

The most important task in language learning, in my opinion, is the acquisition of vocabulary. If we have enough words, we can make sense of what …

50 Free Online Resources for Self-Motivated Learners

I work full time and often feel that my skills and competencies are becoming redundant as time passes.New technologies, degrees and more innovative …

The 18 Essential Rules Of Journalism

Guest Post<p>The Essential Rules of Journalism serves as your no-BS cheat-sheet to the rules of the playing field. They are, at least in my humble …

Review: Lomography Lomo'Instant Automat Glass Magellan

The Lomography Lomo’Instant Automat Glass Magellan answers the prayers and wishes of almost every Fujifilm Instax Mini film user–and it’s arguably …

WHY FILM PHOTOGRAPHY IS BETTER THAN DIGITAL PHOTOGRAPHY

Dear friend,<p>I think film photography is better than digital photography — I’ll share with you my opinion.<p>Of course, don’t listen to me. This is just …

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