Guest Post: Learn English With Ease

Guest Post: Learn English With Ease

Hey there. I’m Claire from Runaway Daydreamer and I’m guest blogging here today to help YOU. You’re in luck! You’re studying English, the most wide-spread language of the world. Don’t underestimate the popularity of this amazing language. It implies a lot of advantages, like watching “Game Of Thrones” and pretending that you’re studying. Actually, you’re […]

Top 100 Language Lovers 2014 – Vote for me!

Top 100 Language Lovers 2014 – Vote for me!

You may have already heard if you follow me across Facebook, Twitter, Tumblr or Google+, but if not, guess what? Your wonderful support a couple of weeks ago has meant that not only is the Lindsay Does Languages blog nominated for the Top 100 Language Lovers 2014 – but also my Facebook page, Twitter page, […]

Academia and Why It Ruins Language Learning.

Academia and Why It Ruins Language Learning.

You may have noticed I’ve been a bit quiet on the blog front this week. Reason being? Exam season. I’ve just made it out the other end of three crazy 12 hour teaching days and it’s got me thinking: what’s it all for anyway? Let me give you a quick round up of where I […]

Let’s Google Translate Eurovision!

Let’s Google Translate Eurovision!

For this week’s video, I decided to stick with a topic that turned out to be the most read post on the blog this week – Eurovision! As you watch tomorrow, tweet me using the hashtag #EuroLangParty and share your thoughts about the contest, the songs and the costumes – even try putting your own […]

Language Quest: Learning Dutch: 1 Month In!

Language Quest: Learning Dutch: 1 Month In!

Soooo! It’s been just over a month since I announced my cheeky little Language Quest to be able to have an all Dutch conversation in 3 months. And I have to say I’m pretty proud of where I am right now! What can you say in Dutch? Hoi? I think I’m at that stage where […]

Is it just me or is Eurovision cool?

Is it just me or is Eurovision cool?

Question: Do you like Eurovision? Answer: Can I take a guess? Did you say no? Boo! Sometimes, I feel like I’m the only one who still watches Eurovision. But, why? When I was little, I was a daughter sent down from the angels. Most of the time. You’ll have to ask my parents for confirmation […]

9 Reasons To Learn Spanish (and a Bonus Video!)

9 Reasons To Learn Spanish (and a Bonus Video!)

I’m very happy to announce that this week there are 2 (yep, that’s right!) 2 new videos! Partly to thank you for waiting an extra week with me not uploading one last week and partly because filming this one was just so darn fun that I couldn’t pick one outtake for the end of the […]

4 Awesome Apps For Language Learning Children (And Parents!)

4 Awesome Apps For Language Learning Children (And Parents!)

For a while now, I’ve been contemplating buying an iPad or other tablet for the private lessons I teach. Apps would be great for a quick starter activity or a fun way to finish lessons. However, I’m persuading myself not to buy one right now. This may seem like an odd way to start this […]