RUSSIAN FRENCH WELSH GERMAN
Crash courses in French, Russian, Welsh and German
Basically me indulging my passion for languages and attempting to earn a living here amidst the breathtaking scenery of the Snowdonia National Park in North Wales in the United Kingdom.
For anyone who wants to follow what happens at Bodyfuddau I am starting a blog here [click the picture]
Coming to Wales to learn Russian may seem a little odd. I can only say that it is nearer, warmer and cheaper than going to Russia!
Follow the bear for Russian tuition and a lot of learning material, songs, poems, bilingual text
Time that is intolerant
Of the brave and innocent,
And indifferent in a week
To a beautiful physique,
Worships language and forgives
Everyone by whom it lives;
[From Auden's tribute to Yeats. Click pegasus to get full text]
Follow the dragon for Welsh language tuition and songs etc to download..
If you want to learn Welsh there is the advantage that most of our neighbours speak it from choice. Also one can attend the rehearsal of the male voice choir in the village and, possibly, a concert.
For all things French enter the chateau.
DO YOU WANT TO LEARN
RUSSIAN, WELSH, FRENCH
[click on a symbol for information and resources]
I teach intensive individual residential courses in this 16th century Welsh farmhouse among the hills of Meirionnydd. The area is renowned for its beauty and for the fact that the first language of the majority of its people is Welsh. If you come to stay here for a course, I am sure you will lose your heart to the place as well as, hopefully, getting started on a language.
If you don't like dogs, ducks or sheep then perhaps a postal course would be a better way of learning any of the languages listed!
To see where the courses happen click on the picture below.
These days language learning is greatly aided by listening as well as reading
But books are still important.
For Merilang.co.uk [my shop]
Publishing, Books, Poetry.
Links to all sorts of interesting pages, Also videos.
The dragons on this site are courtesy of Dee Dreslough.
If you have a website you want to promote,
you should check out
It's a resource for do-it-yourselfers where you
can learn to prepare your pages for the
then use a sophisticated
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submitting to yahoo,
and much more.
Best of all, you can use the site for free -- if you like it,
pay what YOU think it's worth! The guy who runs it has reinvented
For further details contact:
Gwynedd,Cymru (Wales)U.K.LL41 4UW
Phone (+044 outside the UK) 01766 540553