Chinese idiom: 半途而废 To give up halfway

半途而废 bàntúérfèi To give up halfway This idiom is particularly relevant for me right now because doing a PGCE is tough and, as much as I love teaching, sometimes it is difficult to maintain motivation when I get bogged down in the paperwork. But, 我不要半途而废!I don’t want to give up (more than) halfway through or…

Language Learning: Free upcoming courses

Free Language Learning Courses All these courses are free (although there may be a fee if you want a certificate) and provide a good grounding in the basics. Perhaps you can use it for a taster of a language you have never tried before or as a bit of reinforcement or revision of one you…