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A Spanish Prayer

While visiting a quiet Catholic church in California with my girlfriend, I was turning to leave when a small voice from the only occupied pew called to me, “Excuse me,…

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A New Experience in France with Rosetta Stone French

My history of studying French is long. In first grade, I attended a school that offered a specialized program for intensive French. I transferred schools in second grade, and because…

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Counting in Mandarin

This is Molly’s third post about learning Mandarin. To learn about her earlier experiences, please read Part I and Part II. In Mandarin, every countable noun (that is, every noun…

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The Road to Better Health Care through Learning Spanish

I’m a family nurse practitioner in a primary-care clinic in New York City. My patients are considered underserved—which isn’t a comment on my abilities, it just means they have little…

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