Tagged: language learning

Learn Norwegian to learn Norway

The possibilities of language Eric Stavney Mukilteo, Wash. You want to learn more about Norwegian culture, its stories and traditions, and how Norwegians think? Learn Norwegian. According to Kramsch and Widdowson in Language and...

An app for language

Duolingo is a great tool, but no substitute for conversations with real Norwegians John Erik Stacy Norwegian American Weekly It’s easier than ever to learn and practice a second language. Why? Because of the...

The gift of a second language

Jessica “Dina” Korynta Seattle, Wash. When I was seven, my family gave me a gift. My mom and grandparents gave me the gift of learning how to multi-task, enhance my attention control, focus on...

Learning Norwegian, learning language

Heidi Håvan Grosch Sparbu, Norway I was at a conference recently in Trondheim on multilingualism, and had the pleasure of hearing Norwegian linguist Anne Dahl from NTNU give a presentation on language. She assured...