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French is a difficult language to learn. Spoken throughout many countries, learning French would give you a big boost when traveling the world. Free resources are available throughout the iTunes Music Store, allowing you to take your French lessons with you on you iPod. The following podcasts are great ways to help teach you French. The French Pod Class Sebastien produces The French Pod Class, a great resource that teaches French and gives a peek into French culture. The podcast contains language, grammar, music, book reviews, and movie reviews. The French Pod Class provides a good resource for beginning and advance speakers alike. Their website (www.frenchpodclass.com) contains transcripts, video vocabulary, bilingual transcripts and vocabulary words. However, you must become a member of the website, a

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No one knows better than a parent the shock you feel when your child is diagnosed with something that will forever change your life. Some parents are dealt with terrible news of their child having cancer. And some are dealt the blows of illnesses that require transplants and other impairments that leave them reeling with drastic change. Diabetes is a shock that you eventually adjust to and it is not quite as traumatic than the news of cancer; however, it doesn’t make it any less frightening or hard to cope with the first few months and especially the first few days. Diabetes is a chronic illness where the symptoms of the disease usually cause you to go to the doctor. Some children exhibit wetting the

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As your senior year of high school rolls around, it is easy to become bogged down with the horrid process of selection a college to continue your studies at. Fear not, because we will take each step of the process and simplify it in an effort to provide a clearer picture of how to best select a college that meets your needs. Please note however, that there is no single answer to anyone’s college search. It is highly advisable to keep your options open to provide yourself with the most options when May comes and it is time for you to make the final decision. Little do people know, the college admissions and preparation process begins way before your senior year in high school. The

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In this economy life is hard. There is never enough money, and it seems like there is no way to make more. Every job requires an education, and you can not afford to go to college. Right? Wrong. Getting an education is one of the best things you can do for yourself, and it has never been easier to start go to school. One of the biggest barriers to college is cost. College is expensive, and you have to have money to live off of while you are there. That is not a problem. There are thousands of scholarships out there for anyone to use and you just need to grab your scholarship opportunity. Each school may offer grants, and on top of that the

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