Language Mag

Language Mag

Useful Chrome Plugins for Language Learners

Like many people, I’m a fan of both the simplicity of the Chrome browser and the power of its extensions. Where I find that extensions really come in handy is in the realm of language learning. The internet is really useful for practicing reading ...

Memrise Review

I’ve been using Memrise for a while, so I thought it about time to put together a quick review as there don’t seem to be many memrise reviews available. Memrise is a spaced repetition system that aims to help you learn things. Whilst you can learn...

Taking the Staatsexamens Nederlands als Tweede Taal

You’ve worked hard. U kunt wat Nederlands spreken. And you want a certificate to prove it. There are three possible official exams offered by DUO (Dienst Uitvoering Onderwijs) in the Netherlands. The inburgering exam is the first exam and is on an...

Nouns are Harder Than Verbs

If you think nouns are harder than verbs in your language learning efforts, then you could well be right. Wordnet lists 117798 nouns versus 11529 verbs. So, not only do the number of possible nouns dwarf the number of possible verbs but research a...

Babbel Dutch Review [For Beginners]

In my quest to learn Dutch I have paid for precisely two pieces of software. The first was memrise,  which is perfectly fine in it’s free version but I felt like supporting it. The second is Babbel. Babbel cost me around about £50 for the year. B...

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