A couple of days ago this tweet by British MP Nicholas Soames – Winston Churchill’s grandson – caught my attention: None of them, really? I checked and found the following. I thought I’d limit myself to the Queen and prime ministers, but I could not but include a pretty hilarious statement by one 10-Downing Street hopeful.
We are proud to announce that Ilini has won a 3-Star Award in the 2018 Tech for Teachers competition! Tech for Teachers is an awards scheme run by the publishers of the Technology & Innovation and Teach Secondary magazines (UK) “to recognise and celebrate technological developments that are having a genuine, positive impact in classrooms“. […]
How do you say “You can’t have your cake and eat it” in French? The UK’s Brexit negotiating team will soon find out, thanks to free access to Ilini. Like many of you, we are following Brexit talks very closely. As a non-political website, we can only wish the UK and the EU to establish […]
Did you know that Jackie Kennedy, Meryl Streep and Jane Fonda were excellent French speakers? After watching the videos below, I’m sure you will agree that their French fluency add to their class and charisma! What do these American icons have in common? They studied at Vassar College, one of the most prestigious liberal arts […]
A language isn’t just a set of words bound together by grammar and syntax rules. Language is first and foremost culture. And when learning a language, I firmly believe that you should feel its cultural beat. I mean culture in the broadest sense: how people express their love, their joy and their anger; what people […]
We recently made a short demo video of Ilini to give our visitors a quick overview of Ilini’s features and resources. Here it is, followed by a transcript for those who would rather like to read. Enjoy! Why learn a foreign language? We usually learn a foreign language to get access to a new world. […]
Ilini is a company based in Toulouse, France. It was founded by Benjamin Rey in June 2017, after launching a beta version of the website in February of the same year. We are hosted by Ekito, a startup studio, facilitator and accelerator in Toulouse, and work from there with their wonderful team. You can also […]