"I agree with this. Pimsleur actually works pretty good at giving you a good basic start in conversational language. I used the Cantonese course to get a kernel of understanding in Cantonese and I've built off that to get more or less proficient…"
"Trust an agent with no avested interest in you to ensure that a visa will be processed over the weekend. Government workers throughout the world are always happy to work weekends for routine matters. Nothing could possibly go wrong."