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Here you will find interesting articles written on a variety of topics. We love to share about language and culture and we hope that you enjoy reading our blog. Feel free to contact us with any thoughts or comments! info@languagelearninginstitute.com

July Holidays Around the World

It doesn’t have to be “Christmas in July” to celebrate some major world holidays in the summertime! Despite the summer heat, July is a time for many holidays in different cultures and countries. Here in the U.S., our biggest summer holiday is the 4th of July, but take a look at this list of other Continue Reading …

Should you use an app to learn a new language?

In the age of “there’s an app for everything,” language learning has gone through a dramatic change. Although technology has played a role in language learning for at least the past few decades, it reached a new peak in the 2010s with the invention of language apps. Open the app store on your phone, download Continue Reading …

Lexical Evolution

There is nothing new behind the idea that young people speak a “different” kind of English. For decades, it has been common to make fun of teenagers for using slang terms that, to the older generation, are either complete nonsense or have a wholly different meaning. To an erudite and worldly scholar, such terms may Continue Reading …

Music: A Form of Language?

Have you ever thought of music as a form of language? Think of the way music hits your brain, triggers your memories, and can help stimulate your thoughts. Think of the way that music can be “read” — just like the words of a book. Much like language, music is something that is shared universally Continue Reading …