Pierogi: A Secret Weapon to Turbo Charge Your Polish Lessons

Pierogi: A Secret Weapon to Turbo Charge Your Polish Lessons

The Polish language is perceived as being notoriously difficult for native English speakers to learn. So Polish lessons can feel insurmountable if they’re delivered in a conventional and staid way. Polish lessons need to be brought to life for intrepid students to...
How To Use Repetition for Learning a Foreign Language

How To Use Repetition for Learning a Foreign Language

It’s not just unfounded theory. It’s actual science that learning a foreign language is achieved so much more quickly and effectively when repetition teaching methods are used. Repeat Day is celebrated on 3rd June every year. So, it’s a befitting day to take a look at...
Consider Learning French To Celebrate Wine Day

Consider Learning French To Celebrate Wine Day

Wine Day on 25th May is with us again, which might prompt you to want to consider learning French. Why wouldn’t you want to be more conversant in the language that’s traditionally associated with romance… and also with wine? But, why are we mentioning learning French...
In the Staffroom: Interested In the Greek Language? Meet Kiki

In the Staffroom: Interested In the Greek Language? Meet Kiki

Thinking about Greek language lessons for business or personal reasons? You’re in exactly the right place at the right time. Our ‘In The Staffroom’ series of articles has been introducing you to some of the wonderful people who help make La Academia such a great place...

Skype language lessons proving very successful

Here at la Academia over the past few months we have been starting to roll out language lessons via Skype, and this is proving to be a very successful way to help students develop their language skills. One Spanish language student said “I know I’m delighted to...