Language Summary

Happy Saturday everyone!!! I am very happy to share this video with you all — we have completed our journey of visiting several different languages and understanding their spelling rules and patterns as they have affected English. Thus far, from the creation of this site, we have covered 1245 minutes (20.75 hours) of learning. Wow! … More Language Summary

Dutch/Afrikaans IV

Happy Saturday everyone! Hope everyone has had a great week. In this final installment of the Dutch/Afrikaans series, we will revisit our ten sample words and apply the rules that we have learned. If you’re learning from, watching, and enjoying these videos, then I please request you to help me with my water fundraiser. ANY donation … More Dutch/Afrikaans IV

Japanese I

Hello everyone! Hope everyone has had a restful and wonderful summer! I know many of you will go back to school this month…I have already started school this week. This week we will start a beautiful new language – Japanese! Japanese is a very symmetric, easy-to-follow language with consistent spelling rules and patterns. That’s why … More Japanese I

Greek I

Hello…Happy Saturday! This week we will start with one of the most influential languages for the English language: Greek! Greek and Latin together comprise 60% (6 out of 10 words!) of English! It’s pretty obvious that plenty of spelling bee words stem from Greek. Greek is also home to hundreds of root words and etymologies, … More Greek I

German VI

Happy Saturday everyone! Today we will take a look at the final installment of the German series. Here we will go over our ten sample words and understand why they are spelled the way they are. Enjoy…Auf Wiedersehen! 🙂

German V

Good morning everyone. Today’s video covers some of the more complex rules of German. Again, these are pretty unique to German words. Enjoy!

German III

Hello everyone, and Happy World Water Day! Today is World Water Day, so thank you to all who took the time to make a contribution to water.org. With your assistance, we were able to help 12 people gain access to clean and safe water for life! This week we will finish up our German vowels. … More German III

German II

Happy Saturday everyone! Here is the second installment of the German videos, where we will start covering the vowel sounds and spellings in German. Enjoy!