After the recent economic recession of 2008, Ireland’s economy is booming. The country achieved the fastest growing economy in the euro zone for a fourth straight year. As the country is experiencing its most flourishing period in the last 20 years, employers are looking for more and more employees. However, the recruitment of good employees… Read More The top 7 qualities of a perfect employee
When learning about the process of language acquisition, two approaches are normally distinguished: The behavioural approach and the nativist approach. In this article we are going to explain the different approaches paying special attention to the Critical Period Hypothesis. – The Behaviouristic Approach maintains that children acquire the language through environmental components: learner imitation, practice,… Read More The critical period hypothesis in language acquisition
Storytelling is a skill which has been present in the world for centuries. Our ancestors were passing information from one generation to the other by oral transmission in the form of storytelling. Even Jesus himself was using stories to explain his point of view. As a matter of fact, every single person is a storyteller whether he is… Read More The art of storytelling
Some people think that communication is first of all a way to transfer information, the most important way to relate to each other. But how is it possible to make our message effective and, most importantly, credible? Yes, I said credible. Because whether what we say represents the verbal message, we should also take into… Read More What do you think communication means?
What’s the craic with Irish sense of humour?
This article is about Irish sense of humour and commonalities between Irish way of speaking and the Spanish one.… Read More Common features between Irish and Spanish speaking manners
This article shows the existing connection between sport and languages. Let’s start by saying that a language learner and an athlete share a hard work, motivation and perseverance…… Read More Sports and languages. And you, which sport do you practice?