It is easy to get confused about what is supposed to agree with what when one is first starting to learn Spanish. Today my beginning Spanish student asked me why she would say “Me llamo …” to introduce herself instead of “Me llama…” since she is a female,
not a male. I explained that the –o ending in this case is a verb conjugation for the “yo” form of the verb "llamar," not a masculine...
I've been re-reading an old copy of Barry Farber's book How to Learn Any Language. The copy I have is more than a little out-of-date, as the author talks about the "innovation" of portable audio-cassette players as a language-learning tool. The internet
has opened up countless new tools for learners of foreign languages. If I were to update Farber's book myself, here are the online...
Hello everyone! I'm excited to announce that I was recently featured along with my student, Bayla, on the local news. Check out the clip below for the five-minute segment on how to prevent summer learning loss, also known as "brain drain." A big thank
you to WyzAnt for making this story possible!
Parents avoiding summer "brain drain"