Language learning

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New Year resolutions in times of recession

Many of you would be spending the first few weeks of January thinking about your new year resolutions. According to the United States government website USA.gov, the most popular new year resolutions are: * Lose Weight * Managing Debt * Save Money * Get a Better Job * Get...

Weiji: Crisis = Danger + Opportunity?

In the context of the current economic situation we’re in, I often hear it mentioned that the Chinese word for “crisis” (wēijī) consists of two syllables that are written with two separate characters, wēi and jī. The idea behind this is that whenever there’s a crisis, there’s an element...

How is Euroasia Language Academy unique?

Euroasia Language Academy is successful because we have a unique system to teach foreign languages. We have small classes of no generic cialis 5mg daily more than 10 students, with expert native teachers. We use a curriculum uniquely designed for New Zealanders, with an emphasis on helping students to...

Why learn Italian

Italian is a very popular language at Euroasia, which is curious, because not many people speak Italian outside of Italy. Here we explore the key reasons why you should consider learning Italian. Italian is one of Europe’s leading languages, with roughly as many mother-tongue speakers on the continent as...

Why learn German

German has traditionally been a very popular language in New Zealand. German is the main language of Germany and Austria. It is also spoken in: Switzerland (most of the country), Luxemburg, in small pockets in countries neighbouring Germany or Austria (Belgium, Italy etc.), Namibia; and widely spoken in eastern...

Obama says learn Spanish

Obama gave this talk in Georgia recently, on the campaign trail, encouraging locals to learn Spanish. Obama: “I agree that immigrants should learn English…but understand this…instead of worrying about whether immigrants can learn English, they’ll learn English, you need to make sure your child can speak Spanish!” Obviously not...

Language classes next week

where buy cigarettes online Last chance to commence your language learning journey this year. We have an intake starting next week. Check out our timetable at www.euroasia.co.nz or call us at 0800 EUROASIA (0800 387627) Limited spaces available for Spanish Level 1 Thursday 16 October to 18 December @...

Why learn Spanish?

Spanish is the most popular language offered by Euroasia. We are often asked why is this language so popular. Here are some reasons. Spanish is unquestionably one of the world’s most important languages, spoken not only in Spain but also in most of the Americas, from California to Cape...

Want to go overseas but can't speak the language?

Recent government research published in the UK showed that two thirds of teenagers intend to work abroad in Europe or Asia when they leave school even though most of them speak no foreign language. This from Times Online: More than half (58 per cent) of 11-18 year olds say...