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Polyglot problems only multilinguals have to worry about

Polyglot problems only multilinguals have to worry about

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'You get woken by a phone call and forget which language to use' – some problems can only be understood by those who speak more than one language.

Andalucia Bound: How to drink like a Spaniard

Andalucia Bound: How to drink like a Spaniard

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Spaniards are marathon drinkers with a fairly deeply ingrained 'schedule' of how a day of drinking should go.

The Brainy Expat: Working abroad from home – is it for you?

The Brainy Expat: Working abroad from home – is it for you?

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The idea of working from home can be both exciting and frightening, depending on your assessment of the pros and cons. Here are 10 top jobs to work from home.

Travelin' with the TMax: 10 things to get used to in Spain

Travelin' with the TMax: 10 things to get used to in Spain

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Tim Maxwell writes about the unique differences found in Spain, as experienced by an American integrating into the Spanish lifestyle.

Spanishized: how to tell if it’s happened to you

Spanishized: how to tell if it’s happened to you

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Urban Dictionary definition: Spanishize is 'the process by which one becomes Spanish'. How Spanishized are you?

101 Ways to Enjoy Living Abroad: 20 tips for expats

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Learn how to feel at home in a foreign country, whether you're there for a weekend, a year, or a lifetime.

Dancing in the Fountain: Spanish saints to the rescue

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It never hurts to slip dear 'San Pan' a few bucks and a whispered prayer when you have your heart set on something, even if you think it is 'Catholic voodoo', confesses Karen McCann.

Being Multilingual: Finding your multilingual name

Being Multilingual: Finding your multilingual name

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What's in a name? If your name doesn't translate well abroad, you can always enter the world of multilingual identities.

Unfold Conflicts: Integrating a new culture

Unfold Conflicts: Integrating a new culture

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Is true integration possible? Louise Dancet explains how different cultural habits can leave expats feeling offended, and how to overcome this.

Borders and Burpees: 10 job skills you gain from travel

Borders and Burpees: 10 job skills you gain from travel

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Emily McLaren recounts the life skills she gained thanks to her backpacking experience abroad.

Karilogue: The less-glamorous side of expat life

Karilogue: The less-glamorous side of expat life

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Despite loving life as an expat, Kari Martindale explains that expat life is not always as glamorous as it appears. Here's some realities on expat life.

Being Multilingual: Languages come in flavours

Being Multilingual: Languages come in flavours

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Madalena considers how some words simply can't be translated without failing to capture their true essence and meaning.

10 important tips for first-time expats

10 important tips for first-time expats

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Moving abroad can be a daunting experience, but these top tips will set any first-time expat on the right track to a positive life abroad.

Dancing in the Fountain: The tipping point of Spanish coffee

Dancing in the Fountain: The tipping point of Spanish coffee

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Karen McCann explains the peculiarities of ordering and types of tea and coffee in Spain, and how tipping is generally handled in Spain.

MoneySaverSpain: Subsidised and free courses in Spain

MoneySaverSpain: Subsidised and free courses in Spain

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MoneySaverSpain explains how you can study and improve your knowledge with free and subsidised training in Spain.

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