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An Australian-born writer and translator with a passion for education and travel. After finishing university, I moved to Spain, trading in sharks and snakes for sangria and Serrano ham. The call of Spanish then took me across the seas, to Chile, where I'm now based.

All articles from Erin

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Why learn English in South Africa
Why learn English in Australia
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How to make friends abroad: 6 tips
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