So I’m not the kind of student I used to be. I used to be Miss Goody-Two-Shoes, Teacher’s Pet, all … Continue reading The Problem
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So I just started taking Russian classes. My classmates and I arrive promptly at 6:15 and greet each other with a … Continue reading Top Five Reasons to Learn a New Language If You’re Over 30