• Posts Tagged ‘Music’

    Media Monday–Es Mi Momento!

    by  • June 4, 2012 • Monday Posts • 0 Comments

    Good morning GLNers!  Our summer language courses start this week.  Surely, you are ready to shine but just in case you need an extra boost, remember that this is your moment.  Better yet, check out this song:  Sarazino:  “Es Mi Momento” on YouTube. Sarazino (which used to be a derogatory term describing Algerian refugees...

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    Media Monday–All about the Sun!

    by  • May 21, 2012 • Monday Posts • 1 Comment

    Good Morning All!  Hope you had a great weekend.  Did any of our readers catch the Solar Eclipse?  Unless you reside in or traveled to Asia or the U.S. West Coast, you probably were not able to fully enjoy this rare event.  Whether you did or not, you can delight in some midnight sun...

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    Media Monday–Hoppípolla!

    by  • May 7, 2012 • Monday Posts • 0 Comments

    Happy Monday, GLNers! I hope you’re recovering nicely from this weekend’s Cinco de Derby. But if you’re still feeling a little out of it, I have just the song for you! This might already be old news for you, but for your enjoyment, here is hoppípolla by sigur rós. They sing in a combination...

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    Translation Tuesday–A Little Hawaiian!

    by  • April 24, 2012 • Tuesday Posts • 2 Comments

    Hello my lovely GLNers, I hope the week is treating you well so far! Today I’ve got an interesting translation situation for you, all the way from Hawaii and thanks to Bill, one of our students! It turns out that in Hawaiian the word “limu” can have a few different translations. Literally, it’s a...

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    Media Monday–MVP!

    by  • April 23, 2012 • Monday Posts • 0 Comments

    Happy Monday, GLNers! I hope you had a nice relaxing weekend and are ready for another week! To pump you up and energize your Monday, here’s Celu noc i celi dan (Serbian for, “All night and all day”) by MVP. Enjoy! (Is there a foreign language film/song/book/etc you’re crazy about? Share it with us...

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    Media Monday!

    by  • March 26, 2012 • Monday Posts • 0 Comments

    Welcome to the last week of March, my dear GLNers! (Crazy, right? I’m still recovering from the holidays…) Anyway, since today is Monday, we have some music for you! Although I’m not Swedish at all, I’m happy to share with you Du Gamla, Du Fria…also known as Sweden’s national anthem! Lincoln, our trusted Swedish...

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    Media Monday!

    by  • March 19, 2012 • Monday Posts • 0 Comments

    Happy Monday, GLNers! I hope everyone’s feeling chipper after having a week to adjust to losing an hour of sleep last weekend…personally, I’m still trying to find ways to get that hour back, so if you’ve got any ideas please let me know! To wake everyone up today, we’ve got “听妈妈的话” (“Ting Mama De...

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