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Linda Conover

Palm Desert, CA, United States

Member since June 17, 2013

  • There is no doubt that the world today is smaller than the one of even a generation ago. Being able to communicate with people who live in another country is growing in importance. Learning the basics of speaking a second language is more than memorizing a list of words and verb conjugations. Living in the target country and understanding the culture as well as the language is the best approach for learning. When you want more information about learning another language, the information described at will help you decide if the in-country approach is the right one for you.

    The language education program, CESA Languages Abroad is a UK-based immersion school with campuses in various countries. The languages available currently are Chinese, Spanish, German, Italian, French, Japanese and Arabic. The well-recognized program also provides classes in Russian and Portuguese. Many of these language courses have multiple schools within a language group, or even multiple countries.

    Only native speakers are used in the classes. Only the target tongue is spoken within the classroom walls. These are teachers with successful techniques and methods who have the larger ability to engage students in fun activities. Each of the communication avenues is addressed, including reading, speaking, writing and listening. The entire approach is designed to enhance communication in the desired language.

    While studying the language, students typically choose to stay with host fami...

My Interests

  • Industrial Design
  • Environmental Design
  • Communication Design
  • Fashion Design
  • Audio/Visual Design