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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.

Itchy Feet: Forcing your French learning

Itchy Feet: Forcing your French learning

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The melodious French language sounds romantic, but trying to learn French has its upside and downside.

Eye Prefer Paris: 5 things Paris has that New York doesn't

Eye Prefer Paris: 5 things Paris has that New York doesn't

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A New Yorker points out the advantages that the Parisian 'City of Love' has over living in the American 'Big Apple'.

Safety Scouts Advice: Top five travel scams in Paris

Safety Scouts Advice: Top five travel scams in Paris

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Don't let a scam ruin your Parisian dream; let a former French policeman guide you on how to avoid the classic scams designed to part you from your valuables.

101 Ways to Enjoy Living Abroad: 20 tips for expats

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.

Flip-flop France: To 'bonjour' or not to 'bonjour'?

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Rather than commit a French social faux pas, Sasha explains how and when to say 'bonjour' while out and about in France.

Eat, See, Do: Bonding in broken French

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Being the new expat can be lonely at first, but making French friends is not as difficult as it first appears if you put yourself out there.

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.

Eat, See, Do: How to make French friends

Eat, See, Do: How to make French friends

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There's a foreigner in the room, do you think it saw me? Expat Anna Krahn explains how to be the 'awkward foreigner' and still make French friends.

5 realities of expat relationships

5 realities of expat relationships

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Hop on board and buckle up for the expat relationship roller coaster. It’s a ride you’ll never want to get off.

A guide to dating the French

A guide to dating the French

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Dating French men and woman is for charmers who want intelligent conversations and cultural exchange; but avoid stereotypes. Here's some dating advice to help you find love in France.

International flower relations: Who's the most romantic?

International flower relations: Who's the most romantic?

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Sending flowers may be a typical gesture in most countries, but what do our flower-gifting habits tell us about international relations?

Geek Mädel: Getting back into my languages

Geek Mädel: Getting back into my languages

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After inadvertently making language-learning a chore, Meg McFarlane finds new ways to make learning languages fun and interesting.

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