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Language classes explore cultures in National Foreign Language Week

Language classes explore cultures in National Foreign Language Week

Alexander English, Staff Writer

March 8, 2018


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This year, National Foreign Language Week falls between March 5 and March 11. It is a week dedicated to looking at other cultures and their languages to discover the importance of diversity. National Foreign Language Week was inaugurated in the spring of 1957 and first occurred in the week of Feb....

International Club welcomes foreign students with open arms

International Club welcomes foreign students with open arms

Alena Ruhstaller, Staff Writer

March 3, 2018


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A concert of different languages rings in the students' ears as they file into C11. The room is alive with foreign students conversing with each other from all across the globe The club consists of foreign students who came to live in the Bay Area to experience the life of a student enrolled in...

Students view language classes as unnecessary

Students view language classes as unnecessary

Rachel Skrenta, Staff Writer

February 1, 2017


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It can take up to 2,200 hours to learn a foreign language. It takes much less time to forget it all. Many high school students study a language for the minimum college requirement instead of studying with the intent of becoming fluent in the language. These students are often discouraged from the ...

Foreign language national exams stump students

Foreign language national exams stump students

Rachel Borshchenko, Staff Writer

March 24, 2016


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Carlmont students were able to compete with other foreign language speakers during the month of March. Students in French III or higher took the National French Contest, and students in Spanish III Honors or higher took the National Spanish Exam. These tests are both contain four sections: rea...

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