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Star Wars, He-Man, and Learning Language

Star Wars, He-Man, and Learning Language

Cartoons can help you learn to understand a spoken language. My first movie memory is going to see Return of the Jedi at the Ziegfeld Theatre on 54th Street in Manhattan. I was five. I don’t remember whether or not I’d seen Star Wars or Empire Strikes...
I am not a polyglot (yet)

I am not a polyglot (yet)

Late last year, someone asked me how many languages I speak. I responded with, “One and many halves.” I am fluent in English. I’m prone to babbling on and on about almost any subject, and I’ve even written a few books. I can speak enough...