How is language learning analogous to learning to play piano

In many ways, learning a language is like learning to play a musical instrument such as the piano or guitar. You are learning several things all at once, a new vocabulary analogous to musical notes, a new grammar analogous to music theory, and a new culture analogous to music history. Piano learners are often frustrated …

Can you learn a language playing video games? What the research says

Christopher Timothy McGuirk, University of Central Lancashire Online gaming has become a concern for some parents in the past few years and there are worries children might become addicted, with negative effects on their socialisation. This has led some parents to think of creative ways to reduce gaming, including rationing the time children spend online. …

Bachata: distinct Caribbean music & dance style

Bachata, a popular Caribbean music and dance style, is relatively less known outside the region. The music originated from Dominican Republic, a country small in geographical area but big in music influence. Besides bachata, merengue also attributes its origin to the small island state. I’ve collected several of my favorite bachata songs below for you …