Languages : Society & Culture & Entertainment
Arabic, the language of the Koran, education and government in the Arab world, is spoken by more than 200 million people across the globe. The United States' Middle East interests have created a demand for Arabic language immersion programs in universities and language schools across America.
In this essay, which originally appeared under the heading "A College Magazine" (1887), British novelist Robert Louis Stevenson describes how he learned to write by "play[ing] the sedulous ape"--imitating the distinctive styles of numerous great writers.
You could sit for any number of tests to determine your Italian fluency. But what if you don't excel at exam-taking, or prefer a different way to rank your fluency in Italian? The ILR Scale can be used to rank your Italian language skills and, if fluency is your goal, identify areas for improve
Learning a foreign language can open up new worlds for you, both personally and professionally. Travel abroad with confidence by studying the language of your destination, or stand out among job applicants with your foreign language skills. Learning a language takes practice, exposure and a willingn