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Time to Say Vaarwel Posted by on Jun 1, 2014

Well, dear blog readers, here we are… my last blog post for Transparent Language. My family and I are relocating to the United States and with the upcoming move and the uncertainty of the future, a further commitment to the blog just isn’t doable. Sharing this Dutch language journey with you here has been an…

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The Best Way To Learn Dutch (No Fancy Textbooks or Expensive Courses Required) Posted by on Nov 14, 2013

When I set out on my Dutch language learning journey, I made sure I took advantage of every opportunity available to me. Pairing with a native speaker Setting aside three days each week during which my husband and I would only speak Dutch to each other Attending focus sessions for speaking and writing Taking several…

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Sesame Street in Dutch: Sesamstraat Posted by on Aug 11, 2010

As a kid I was absolutely in love with Bert and Ernie.  They were my favorite characters from Sesame Street.  So what a pleasure it was to find out that Bert and Ernie spoke Dutch too!  And as it turns out, watching Sesame Street in Dutch is actually a great way to begin learning Dutch. …

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