Language Classes Deals in Minneapolis
Although visitors to foreign lands often communicate at a basic level by pantomiming, Americans inevitably give away their tourist status by gesturing with an accent. Pole-vault over language barriers with this Groupon. $29 for 24-Month Online Language Course Subscription ($199.90 Value) Courses in 38 languages incorporate a series of Internet-based multimedia lessons in four levels of fluency. Role-playing exercises give students conversational experience without making them fight the same three Cactuars over and over again. More than 15 million Livemocha members are a mouse click away to offer feedback and motivate lips to break out of the one-language rut.
Dakota is the Eastern dialect of Great Siouan language -- which is the original language of Minnesota -- and you can help preserve this poetic, land-centered language by welding one of its words into stone in a class at Vesper College: $69 ($200 value) for a "Welding Dakota into Stone" class $69 ($200 value) for a "Welding and Weaving Garden Art" class Offer includes materials, supplies, and a glass of wine "Welding Dakota into Stone" is a four- to five-hour class that will teach you how to translate a Dakota word into a sculpture that uses metal drilled into stone and welded about it "Welding and Weaving Garden Art" is a four- to five-hour class that teaches you how to design and make a large-scale garden sculpture by weaving metal and welding it together