Yearlyglot Blog (Page: 18)
Pimsleur Challenge: Learn Mandarin Chinese In 10 Days
Last week, I was contacted by a representative from Pimsleur, who offered me a free copy of their language learning materials in Mandarin.
How To Use Lang-8 To Learn A Language
Today I want to talk about some things you can do to make Lang-8 easier for you to use, as well as things you can do to make sure that you're getting the most value out of it.
You Are What You Do
This post isn't just about language learning, but it applies to language learning. The is really a post about everything you do in your life.
Il Condizionale: How To Learn Italian’s Conditional Verbs
Just as with everything else with learning Italian, it turns out that using the conditional tense isn't hard at all, and it's certainly not the complicated matter that people make it out to be.
Various Travel Hacking Tips Every Polyglot Should Know
I took a road trip recently and managed to come up with a few travel hacks that I want to share.
How To Do Language Immersion On Your Own
When people talk about immersion in a language, they usually mean that you go to the country where the language is spoken. Not everyone can do this.
Why You Shouldn't Study A Foreign Language
When people study, they devote elevated, sometimes even intense amounts of attention to a particular topic with the specific intent of high short-term recall. This isn't effective for languages.
Learn Italian In One Year: 9 Month Progress Update
I'm entering the final three months of my Italian language mission, so it's a good time for another update on my progress.