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What Happened To LiveMocha?
I always found LiveMocha to be an excellent free tool, well-designed for the purpose of helping a complete language newbie.
Walk To The Edge And Then Step Over
This is a post about stepping beyond what you know. It's about crossing past your comfort zone. And most of all, it's about choosing to do that willingly.
I'm An Asshole And 9 More Reasons To Unsubscribe
I'm a jerk. I have strong opinions, I don't back down in defending myself, and I'm not afraid of anyone or anything.
Enough Is Enough
For the past week, this blog has been a hot-spot of high-tension, strong words, and angry argument... and I am no less guilty than the others who participated.
7 Reasons Why You Should (Not) Use Flashcards
I admit that I was completely wrong about flashcards. Apparently, they're really awesome, and I just needed to be more open-minded.
Flashcards Are A Bad Idea: Here Are More Reasons Why
As the flashcards holy war rages on, I continue to be amazed at how far people will go to defend a bad idea — even after admitting that it's bad.
8 Better Ways To Learn A Language Without Flashcards
Today I'm going to briefly discuss ways to learn a language that are better than flashcards.
Pimsleur Mandarin Review: Decent Course But Annoying Host
In summary, Pimsleur Mandarin is interesting, helpful and it's challenging for a person whose language experience is mostly Indo-European.