Category Archives: challenge

Com va es repte?

With term starting on Wednesday, I must admit that I’ve not done as much as I would have liked towards recalling and improving my Catalan. I have tweeted Mark a few times – pobret! – and I joined a Facebook group – I WANNA LEARN CATALAN! and guess who had beat me to it? Si, […]

Seesmic i es català.

At the end of my last post, I said I might have a go at recording a 12seconds.tv clip of me speaking Catalan. I did try using 12seconds.tv – at school, it was blocked (not very surprised really!). Then I tried at home. Having been distracted by talking about my favourite concert ever for 12 […]

Taking up the Catalan Challenge.

Mark Pentleton, of Coffee Break Spanish and Radio Lingua fame, has set himself a challenge to learn Catalan in four weeks. As he admits, he knows some already from his travels, but wants to be able to hold a proper conversation when he goes to Barcelona at the end of the month. He’s begun with […]

12seconds.TV and a challenge!

On checking Twitter this morning, I saw that Doug @dajbelshaw was trying out something new – called 12seconds.TV. I’m a nosey soul so when he offered invites, I was there like a shot. Doug was kind enough to send me an invite so off I went to discover more. It’s one of those ‘does what […]