Languages Rule!

I recently read and published to Facebook a link about language learning in the UK which stated that poor language skills are “hampering the UK economy”. In case you missed it, you can read it here; ARTICLE

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Unleash your inner geek

When my friend Lyndsay and I were little, we went away with each other’s families a couple of times, always on a long and boring car journey. We went to Gretna Green at the Scottish border with my parents, where we were chased by a herd of cows and went to a glass factory, although I should point out these two things were not related, they were just the only highlights of an otherwise dull holiday. We also went to stay in a caravan in Wales with her parents and brother. To make these car journeys less boring, we called ourselves “Eddie Spotters” and used to make our forefingers and thumbs into spectacles around our eyes and shout this in a nerdy voice.

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