The Influence of French on the English Language!

french on the english language

The Influence of French on the English Language!

Have you ever wondered why there are so many French words in the English language? Would you like to know why nearly 45% of all English words are of French origin? If you replied yes to both questions, here are a few things you need to know about the influence of the French on the English language.

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10 Facts About Guatemala

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Guatemala Facts – 10 Fun and Interesting Facts!

Guatemala is best known as the birthplace of the Mayan civilisation and many of its ancient traditions are present across the country. Guatemala is a land of extraordinary landscapes and a sense of the exotic, and you will also find a profound sense of hospitality among the people, who will invite you to discover all aspects of their country with open arms. Whether you want to persue learning Spanish or just want to discover more about Guatemala for a trip abroad, we have listed some Guatemala facts you need to know. Buen viaje!

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Top 5 Cities for Foodies

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Top 5 Cities for Foodies.. Across the World!

Each country and culture has its own array of gastronomic specialities, but there’s no denying that some places are just synonymous with good food. Often, it’s countries with French, Spanish and Italian influences that boast a particular gastronomic prowess. However, there are some cities in the world with cuisine that is quite simply on a different level. Here’s our pick of the 5 cities for foodies (and language enthusiasts) across the world. This selection will have you salivating, enthusing….. and returning home a stone heavier!

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9 Things to Know About Studying German

9 Things to Know About Studying German

9 Things to Know About Studying German – Your Questions Answered!

Are you interested in studying German? Are you wondering whether you could become fluent in less than a year? Do you want to get to know the German culture for real? If you replied yes to these questions, here are 9 things you need to know about studying the German language.

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10 BEST Things To Do in Lisbon

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10 BEST Things To Do in Lisbon.. whilst you learn Portuguese!

Lisbon is a beautiful city and there is always plenty to explore! The Portuguese capital is historical, charismatic and at times, chaotic. However, it is all part of its charm. You can lose yourself in Lisbon’s old neighbourhoods, eat the best pastries in the world, and catch the city’s spectacular sunsets. You can experience all of these activities in Lisbon whilst learning Portuguese.

Our list of things to do in Lisbon includes visits to world-class museums, local tram rides, and exploring the oldest bookshop in the world. We have also included a list of FREE things to do in Lisbon!

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