Starting to learn a new language can be a daunting task. Especially English, with its tricky pronunciation, irregular verb conjugations, and myriad of colourful accents.
If you’ve ever had to mediate a situation at work, or break some bad news to a colleague, then you’ll realise the importance of diplomatic English.
We sat down with TLG students and asked them about Valentine’s Day traditions in their home countries. Students we talked to hailed from Morocco, South Korea, Saudi Arabia, and Brazil. The friendly gathering was part of TLG’s Around the World initiative, which celebrates international holidays and traditions from all over the world to discover different cultures.