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Explore the baking and culture of Europe: Spain activity icon

Languages

Explore the baking and culture of Europe: Spain

A country with many regional variations - reflected in its baking

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10 mins
Explore the baking and culture of Europe: Austria activity icon

Languages

Explore the baking and culture of Europe: Austria

Austrian baking shows the influence of many other cultures

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5 mins
Explore the baking and culture of Europe: France activity icon

Languages

Explore the baking and culture of Europe: France

French bread doesn't start and end with the baguette

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10 mins
Explore the baking and culture of Europe: Norway activity icon

Languages

Explore the baking and culture of Europe: Norway

Our furthest journey north discovers the warm heart of a cold country

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5 mins
Chinese at the tip of your tongue: A glimpse of Chinese video icon

Languages

Chinese at the tip of your tongue: A glimpse of Chinese

Why does Chinese sound so tonal? Dr Kan explains the myth of pronouncing Chinese characters.

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5 mins
Chinese at the tip of your tongue: Culture behind the numbers video icon

Languages

Chinese at the tip of your tongue: Culture behind the numbers

Just like in other cultures, numbers have hidden meanings in Chinese culture too. Discover the philosophy behind the figures.

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5 mins
Chinese at the tip of your tongue: East, west, south and north video icon

Languages

Chinese at the tip of your tongue: East, west, south and north

Place names in Chinese are often associated with their geographical locations. Can you guess the place names correctly?

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5 mins
Chinese at the tip of your tongue: How do you translate brand names? video icon

Languages

Chinese at the tip of your tongue: How do you translate brand names?

Have you got a 'treasure horse'? Discover the interesting stories behind the Chinese translations of international car brands.

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5 mins
Busting the language-learning myths activity icon

Languages

Busting the language-learning myths

Have you ever thought about learning a language but somehow talked yourself out of doing so? Bust some myths and discover the advantages of language-learning.

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5 mins
Can I use 'we' and 'I' in my essay? Introducing corpus linguistics article icon

Languages

Can I use 'we' and 'I' in my essay? Introducing corpus linguistics

An introduction to using a corpus to get answers in linguistics.

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10 mins
Preparing tutorials for dyslexic language students article icon

Education & Development

Preparing tutorials for dyslexic language students

Strategies language teachers can follow before their tutorials to help dyslexic students 

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10 mins
Support for dyslexic language students through feedback article icon

Education & Development

Support for dyslexic language students through feedback

A summary of how you can help dyslexic students through providing feedback 

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10 mins