As we prepare to celebrate the Philippine Independence Day, we have for this week's Word a word that when taken seriously has a much deeper meaning in the realm of being conscious or mindful. This week's Word is "Citizenship".
A part of the Commission on Higher Education's Memorandum Order No. 20, Series of 2013, is abolishing compulsory Filipino linguistic and literary education in college. Thankfully, the Supreme Court blocked this motion with a Temporary Restraining Order. Read on to see my thoughts on it.
I previously wrote on the importance of learning another language. It's a known fact, however, that we learn better as children because our brains are better wired for learning at a younger age. But fellow adults, have no fear - learning a foreign language can be easy as ein, zwei, drei even at a mature… Continue reading The Secret to Learning a Foreign Language as an Adult
What inspires you? This week's Word is "inspire".
Learning another language has so many benefits, from making you smarter to showing respect for foreign language and culture. Here are five such benefits.
If you've taken the time to visit my Language Center section, dubbed The Linguist, on this blog, specifically the Daily Word, you'll notice a commonality in the words I feature there. (If you haven't, yet, check it out now or you may not read past this. Kidding. As if I have the power to do that. :p But… Continue reading The Daily Word