We asked our students to share their favourite new words and phrases learned during their study abroad experience: Brazil “ter mãos de fada” – literal meaning = “to have fairy hands” – it means = to be able to cook well “Cada macaco no seu galho” – Literal meaning = “Every monkey on his [own] … More A Study Abroad Glossary
I knew that I wanted to study in France for my year abroad – it’s been part of the big life plan since I started learning French in high school. However, as it got to the point of making a choice between French or Business as my University degree, I took the Business road and … More I’m studying in the same town as my Tandem@Leeds partner on my Study Abroad year!
Just having returned from a study abroad year in Nantes, I feel like I am in a position to give some rather sound advice to anyone thinking about or indeed, heading to France. Dress down. If you love getting dressed up like I do, then please prepare for the heartbreak ahead. Conservative is the way … More 9 Tips For Living in Nantes, France