Yearlyglot Blog (Page: 11)
Just Get Interested And The Rest Will Follow
It's not going to make sense at first. Perhaps the hardest part of learning a language is getting past the stage where it doesn't make sense.
Advanced Portuguese Listening: O Rádio Apaixonado
Listen to this short story called O Rádio Apaixonado, by Moacyr Scliar, a respected Brazilian author who recently died.
Let's Define What It Means To 'Learn A Language'
What does it mean when you say you want to learn a language? What do you expect to be true before you have learned a language?
Language Learning Is A Long Journey Of Uncertainty
Learning a new language is a lot like taking a long drive, full of uncertainty, unexpected delays and bad weather.
Intermediate Russian Listening: Moab Is My Washpot
Today, I want to read to you a small passage from Stephen's autobiography called Moab Is My Washpot in Russian (helpful for Intermediate learners).
My Progress After Learning Turkish For 3 Months
It's been 3 months learning the language and so it's time for a progress report on my Turkish.
How To Learn To Hear Differently In Another Language
The best way to get your ears accustomed to hearing a new language is actually to start speaking the new language first.
Advanced Spanish Listening Exercise: Revista Unidiversidad
This week's guest reading comes to us from Carlos, a native Spanish speaker in Mexico City. This is a fragment taken from Revista Unidiversidad.