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The best podcast for… grown-ups in Portuguese (and other languages)

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I’m kicking off The Best podcast for… series with target language podcasts for grown-ups because these can help people who suffer from language attrition, i.e. who struggle to remember to speaker their own mother tongue. Podcasts Vs Language Attrition I’ve mentioned in various posts such as this one that I have very little exposure to Portuguese myself and that I …

The ultimate list fo portugue delis in ,London. Comida portuguesa em Londres

The ultimate list of Portuguese delis in London

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Here’s a selection of Portuguese delis in London. We’ve not tried them all but those we haven’t are included due to recommendations from other Portuguese. Some are proper delicatessens others just a small shop at the back of a café or shop. South East London Rio Deli  Small shop with Portuguese and Brazilian products in Bromley. Limited selection but can order …

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The Language Show 2018 – notes on the event

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      The Language Show, Europe’s largest language show, has been running for over 10 years. I’ve attended the show for the first time in 2018 and below I share my notes on the event.   The format The three-day show is free, with exhibitors, talks, taster classes and cultural events. The talks programme offers three strands: Language teachers …