Kingham Hill House, Kingham. When the present owners bought it, Kingham Hill House was a sea of brambles and ground elder. Now, however, it is a haven of foxgloves, delphiniums, topiary, wisteria and Japanese maples.
While Chinese *is* a hard language to learn, one of the best ways to begin learning it is to start early and study often! The pacing of Step by Step makes learning Chinese--even at the 1st grade level--a fun process!