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Portuguese Language

Portuguese Problems

December 10, 2014
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Portuguese and Spanish are very closely-related languages. Already knowing one of them makes learning the other considerably easier. Many aspects of Spanish that we talked about in the “Spanish-English Differences” …

Differences between Spanish and English

November 12, 2014
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Many English speakers believe that Spanish is a relatively easy second language to learn. This is a natural assumption, as the languages do have much in common. Spanish and English …

Cognates and False Friends

November 12, 2014
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Cognates Cognates are words that share a common etymological origin. They can occur both within and across languages. Cognates are very helpful when learning a foreign language whose linguistic background …

French Faux Pas

November 7, 2014
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Today we’ll touch on various aspects of the French language that native English speakers tend to struggle with. French, like Spanish, shares the same writing style and nearly the same …