Last week I thought to myself, it would be cool to learn some Chinese characters right around now.
Even though I spent a little time on Chinese some years back, I focused on spoken skills and pinyin and never learnedâ€¦
This set of 1,000 vocabulary cards emphasizes Brazilian Portuguese, but their publisher, Visual Education, says they are still good for those studying the Portuguese of Portugal.
Visual Education makes their flashcards weirdly small: just 3 1/2” x 1 1/2”. That is much smaller thanâ€¦
This is a big, beautiful East Side showroom, a gastronomically seductive space, for lovers of Japanese cuisine. Of which I am one.
It is there courtesy of a Moonachie, N.J.-based company called New York Mutual Trading.
I like Practice Makes Perfect: Complete Italian Grammar by Marcel Danesi. It has clear explanations.
In terms of level: according to the preface, Complete Italian Grammar is for intermediate and advanced learners. Although thisâ€¦
“If you are a true beginner,” writes author Frank H. Nuessel in the introduction to Barronâ€™s Spanish Verb Workbook, “you will find that this book makes no assumptions. You will learn about the other [i.e., non-verb]â€¦