Elizabeth Gibson is a student of IPML French and Spanish at the University of Manchester and is spending her year abroad as an English Language Assistant at a Lycée in Perpignan, France. Whilst on her year abroad, she's kept two blogs, one in English and one in French, as well as sharing her experience on Twitter. Here are some of the things she's learnt.
In this case study, James Metcalf tells us about his work as a lawyer linguist for the English Translation Department at the Court of Justice of the European Union in Luxembourg.
Jenny Benson is spending her year abroad as a Language Assistant in Aix en Provence. In this piece, she looks at some of the cultural differences between France and the UK - through the lens of a night out! For more of Jenny's thoughts on life in France, check out her blog.