Monthly Archives: September 2014

Polyglots, Connect: The Messy Multilingual Link Collection (weekly)

Teaching Portuguese as a Third Language | ROSE BARD – Teaching Journal Teaching Portuguese as a Third Language | ROSE BARD – Teaching Journal … http://rosebardeltdiary.wordpress.com/2014/09/26/teaching-portuguese-as-a-third-language/?utm_content=buffere7b2f&utm_medium=social&utm_source=facebook.com&utm_campaign=buffer tags: bravelearning buffer-uploads.s3.amazonaws.com We all need a collective noun for cutlery left in communal sinks: pictured, “a [blank] of teaspoons.” Any ideas? https://buffer-uploads.s3.amazonaws.com/4e95f863512f7e7103000002/9290f4c846af70deb328040111cbfe5a.jpg tags: bravelearning What You Can Learn […]

#Portuguese365 Update 10: On Translation

This has been a pretty hectic week for me – but I’m glad to say my plan is still going strong, and I’m almost 20% through my challenge! Today I’m answering one simple question: how can translation help you learn a language? And how does translating help me study Portuguese, in particular? Hi – thanks […]

Polyglots, Connect: The Messy Multilingual Link Collection (weekly)

Learn Languages Better – #Portuguese365 Update 9 : What I learned by watching 3 Portuguese YouTube Channels #Portuguese365 Update 9 : What I learned by wa… http://www.bravelearning.com/2014/09/14/portuguese365-update-9-what-i-learned-by-watching-3-portuguese-youtube-channels/?utm_content=bufferbf91d&utm_medium=social&utm_source=facebook.com&utm_campaign=buffer tags: bravelearning Our Use Of Little Words Can, Uh, Reveal Hidden Interests : Shots – Health News : NPR “Our Use Of Little Words Can, Uh, Re… http://www.npr.org/blogs/health/2014/09/01/344043763/our-use-of-little-words-can-uh-reveal-hidden-interests?utm_term=nprnews&utm_content=buffer8eee2&utm_medium=social&utm_source=facebook.com&utm_campaign=buffer […]

#Portuguese365 Update 9 : What I learned by watching 3 Portuguese YouTube Channels

For any language learner, the thought of spending their lessons watching videos can bring about contrasting emotions. Sure, it’s fun, but…shouldn’t I be doing something else? This week I thought about such dilemmas while exploring three YouTube channels. They all feature videos in Portuguese, and they taught me a lot – not just when it […]

Polyglots, Connect: The Messy Multilingual Link Collection (weekly)

Learn Languages Better – #Portuguese365 Update 8 – 10 factoids that will turn you into a Lusophone in 10 minutes or less. 10 Facts that will turn you into … http://www.bravelearning.com/2014/09/06/portuguese365-update-8-10-factoids-that-will-turn-you-into-a-lusophone-in-10-minutes-or-less/?utm_content=buffer6a8b8&utm_medium=social&utm_source=facebook.com&utm_campaign=buffer tags: bravelearning Strategies and Resources for Supporting English-Language Learners | Edutopia http://buff.ly/1pwmWQz (via edutopia) – Strategies and resources for supporting… http://www.edutopia.org//blog/strategies-and-resources-supporting-ell-todd-finley?utm_content=buffer50839&utm_medium=social&utm_source=facebook.com&utm_campaign=buffer tags: bravelearning How […]

#Portuguese365 Update 8 – 10 factoids that will turn you into a Lusophone in 10 minutes or less.

My Portuguese study challenge progresses well. This week, I wanted to motivate myself a bit further – so I learned more about countries where I’ll be able to speak Portuguese with confidence. And all those places are incredibly fascinating! Learn and go – you’ll be glad you did. Here are ten facts to get you […]