Hey All ! I thought I would share with you some of my favourite travel and language memes that are oh so relatable.. sometimes painfully so! Enjoy ! .. This is now a group conversation. .. a little too relatable if you ask me. .. If this doesn't inspire you to travel solo I don't… Continue reading What do you meme? (pun intended)
So i've been studying French for many many years but it has to be said.. as someone that hates maths, I still have a unique dislike for the way numbers are formed in French. I saw the picture below and had to share it because the struggle is so real. 😓 … Continue reading Storytime: I said I was born in 1900.
Language learning can be quite a tiring, continuous thing and let's be honest, nobody wants to have to spend hours and hours with their head stuck in a grammar book. I like to use YouTube as a way to learn French, from watching more academic videos to enjoying a good vlog. For me it's important… Continue reading Learn French – YouTube
So in September I started my MA in Translation & Interpreting and it's safe to say it has been intense. What have I been up to? 1. Public Service Interpreting. Every week we do role plays that will prepare us for interpreting within the public service field. The topics we have covered so far range… Continue reading Life as an MA Translation & Interpreting Student
Hello All ! Here is a list of the books I purchased whilst in Quebec. I have included the information from the back cover/blurb firstly in French and then it's followed by an English translation. This is so that if you wish to purchase any of the books, you have a good understanding of what… Continue reading French Book Haul
Hello All ! I am going to share with you 2 of my favourite French books and 2 of my favourite French films. Feel free to leave your favourites in the comments so I can check them out. Bleu Blanc Vert - Maïssa Bey This novel follows the 30-year period following Algeria's independence through the… Continue reading My French Favourites – Books + Films
Hello One & All ! Yesterday I went to a conference in London. It was my first time attending a conference and so I thought I would share some thoughts on it. Why did I go? My reasons for going were as follows: It posed as the perfect opportunity for me to learn more about… Continue reading Language & Identity Conference