Tag: languages

My Toddler Still Thinks I’m An Idiot

Back in June I wrote a post called My Toddler Thinks I’m An Idiot. Essentially I recounted how my wife and I were attempting to bring our daughter up to be bilingual in French and English. We were always quietly confident about the English bit of that particular ambition, what with English being our first language…

My Toddler Thinks I’m An Idiot

I think I’ve mentioned it before on this blog, but wife and I are attempting to bring our daughter up to be bilingual. This stems from our own love of languages – both of us have an undergraduate degree in French Studies. Indeed, that is how we met in the first place. Having said that,…

D Is For Dictionaries

Day four of the A-Z challenge and perhaps now would be as good a time as any to stop counting the days. But not the letters of course, for they are entirely the point of the challenge. And so it is we find ourselves at the letter ‘D’. I awoke this morning with very little…