Languages Infographic | How to Learn a Foreign Language

Never attempted to learn a foreign language before? It can seem like a big task. Most people don’t naturally absorb information by simply reading a textbook, but don’t disregard your abilities – even if you aren’t a ‘natural’ polyglot. The key … Continued

Marketing Localisation: Why Does It Matter?

Does your message come across in China as well as Zimbabwe and Germany? In a world where the marketplace is increasingly global and things can go viral in seconds, it is important to get your messaging right every time. We’re … Continued

The Bilingual Advantage, What’s The Deal?

There’s been a lot of research done on whether people that are bilingual are smarter than the monolingual bunch. We’ve looked into it. Bilinguals are highly sought after in the international market place, and there’s a good reason for that. … Continued

30 Days Of Language Challenges

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We’ve come up with 30 days of language challenges. Follow this and you’ll be en- route to learning a new language. Plank, squat and 5k are your usual trendy challenges. And that’s cool, but we wanted to play too. Learning … Continued

Where To Get That Fiesta Feeling In Edinburgh

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Are you daydreaming about warmer waters, salsa rhythms, sunsets and sombreros? No need to wait for the summer holidays to turn up the heat and enjoy some Spanish culture. Our Get Your Spanish On In Glasgow blog was a popular … Continued

19 English words that we stole from Spanish

English is a bit of a mongrel language. According to Joseph Williams, about 40 percent of our lexicon comes from French, around a third is ‘native’ English and 15 percent comes from Latin. All other languages combined contributed just 5 … Continued

Get Your Spanish On In Glasgow

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It’s January, it’s cold and it’s rainy. In short, it’s the UK. All is not lost, though, as we have a recipe to beat the January blues: Spain. In this article, we’ll explore all things Spanish in the beautiful city … Continued