Foreign Language Evening Programs
The fall session of our evening, French, Arabic, Russian, Portuguese, Chinese and Spanish class will begin on September 11th, 2017. These dynamic 10-week courses are designed to enable you to communicate in the language starting on day one!
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During the presidential campaign of 2016 there was some confusion over a word or phrase that Donald Trump kept using. It was hard to discern whether he was saying the word “bigly” or the phrase “big league.” It was eventually confirmed that he was saying “big league”, but what does this term mean? Big league … Continue reading Baseball Idioms
Learning a new language is never easy, and some people go their whole lives only speaking one. But some people successfully learn and use multiple languages in their lifetimes. Sid Efromovich is one such polyglot who speaks seven languages. In a TED talk he gave in 2013 he shared some of his techniques.¹ 1. Make … Continue reading 5 Tips On Learning a New Language
Since 1966, ICLS has taught English as a Second Language and more than 85 foreign languages in the Washington, DC area to students, participants, individuals, companies, non-profit organizations, and government agencies.