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Meeting new friends

For our 40th wedding anniversary my wife commented that “walking on the Great Wall of China” was on her “bucket list”. We purchased Rosetta Stone Chinese and planned our trip.…

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Slipping Through the Cracks

I experienced an epiphany today. I realized that despite several years of high school Spanish, over six months traveling and living in Spanish-speaking countries and what I had considered to…

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Does Rosetta Stone Teach Grammar?

Absolutely! Not that you’ll learn to explicitly recite rules for turning words into sentences, but you will learn to speak your new language correctly from the beginning. The difference in…

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Top Sieben German Language Films

Movies are one of the most fun ways to get an ear for a language while also experiencing some of that country’s popular culture, scenery and history. I went over…

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Sur la Plage du Biarritz

Sur la Plage du Biarritz” — the phrase I most remembered from my high school French grammar book many semesters ago. Fast forward a few decades – I’m invited to…

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Exploring Granada’s Isletas

In my first few days in Nicaragua I’ve gotten to know the lodge owner Gustavo, a biologist by training who moved here from Costa Rica for a change of career…

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Adventures in Audio Data Collection

Ever wonder how Rosetta Stone assesses your pronunciation? In a nutshell, your speech is compared to native speakers’ pronunciation to determine how accurate your response was. How do we know…

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