Languages

On Trying to Speak Chinese in China

Victoria Peak in Hong Kong. By Neil. I'd been in a cab in Shanghai for about three minutes when I realized the 3 years of Chinese I took in college weren't ...

Initial Reaction: Tinycards by Duolingo

  I have a love/hate relationship with Duolingo. There was a time a couple years ago where I sat and thought, "I have a great idea! I should start a...

Trying My Hand at Portuguese in Brazil

"Who are you?" - one of the many existential children's books I found in Brazil. My whole life, it has bugged me when I don't know what something means. Thi...