Happy New Year!

Hello 2017 2018! Yes, this will be a day-to-day sight for the next few weeks as we all struggle to overcome the all too familiar ‘2017’, ingrained in our hands after 12 long months of scribbling it down on exercise books, letters and forms. Of course the inevitable will happen: you’ll try to change the … Continue reading Happy New Year!

7 Things ‘Younger Me’ Thought ‘Seventeen Year Old Me’ Would Have Sorted Out By Now

Do you ever just reflect on your younger self and wonder where the expectations you had for yourself came from? Why you thought being a teenager, even becoming an adult, were something that they really aren’t? Seriously ‘younger me’, why would I be able to sort out my whole life in the same space of … Continue reading 7 Things ‘Younger Me’ Thought ‘Seventeen Year Old Me’ Would Have Sorted Out By Now

Why We Should Learn A Foreign Language (Warum Wir Eine Fremdsprache Lernen Sollten)

As an A-Level German student, I feel proud to say that I know the language well. However it has been obvious that as I have progressed in my linguistic studies, the UK has seen a massive decrease in the number of students learning languages and therefore the funding being put into learning a valuable and … Continue reading Why We Should Learn A Foreign Language (Warum Wir Eine Fremdsprache Lernen Sollten)