[Covid-19]: Liden & Denz switches to distance learning

Posts by: Ellie - Page 4

27 Sep
2016
Light up the Night Moscow at night is a sight to behold: if there’s one thing Muscovites get right it’s ethereal uplighting and twinkly electric stars. I challenge you to stand on Red Square after dark and not be overawed by the shadows cast by the trees along the Kremlin’s scarlet walls, the shimmering gold ...
26 Sep
2016
What’s on the Box? I have always found that what’s on the box abroad can be a curious thing. Foreign language aside, television culture from one country to the next can differ so much, from the way the News is presented to the amount of time set aside for children’s shows, from the types of ...
24 Sep
2016
A Different Kind of Language Barrier All of us language students and lovers know the difficulties of trying to communicate across a language barrier. In many ways, overcoming this is our mission: we learn languages in order to break down the wall that can so often be found between people from different countries and cultures. But ...
23 Sep
2016
The Moscow Roman Catholic Cathedral No more than a fifteen-minute walk from Liden and Denz Moscow is the Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception (Собо́р Непорочного Зачатия Пресвятой Девы Марии) or, in simpler terms, the Moscow Roman Catholic Cathedral. It is the largest Catholic Church in Russia and there is only one other in the whole ...
22 Sep
2016
#studentlife: Moscow Edition Hashtag #studentlife serves a purpose. Here’s the story: For the next three months not only am I lucky enough to be living and studying in Moscow, but I am also going to be living with one of the best people to ever be put on the planet. So maybe I’m a bit ...
21 Sep
2016
Dusting down the State Museum of Biology Among the many blocks of flats dominating Malaya Gruzinskaya Ulitsa is a redbrick manor house that once belonged to Pyotr Shchukin, one of three brothers famed for their art and literature collections. The building once housed Shchukin’s own museum, displaying his treasures, but now it is the home of the rather ...
20 Sep
2016
Greetings From The New Girl In Town! Hello there! Привет! My name is Ellie and I’m the newest arrival at Liden and Denz Moscow! I am from the UK and am a recently graduated student with a degree in Russian and French. I studied French at school and it was always my favourite subject… until ...