7 Ways to Make the Most of the Language Around You

Language learning for expats

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It’s easy, these days, to live with your feet in one country but your mind in another — to stay connected to your home country almost 24/7. I lived in Spain in 1999; email was in a special computer place over the road, via telnet (anyone remember telnet?), and ridiculously expensive. Half an hour a day was all I had. Facebook…




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Claire Handscombe

Claire Handscombe

Editor of WALK WITH US: How the West Wing Changed Our Lives; author of the novel UNSCRIPTED and of CONQUERING BABEL: a Practical Guide to Learning a Language.

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