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Is French Hard to Learn?

Trying to figure out whether any language is difficult is highly dependent on the individual learning. Subjective factors including the student’s native language, number of other languages spoken, and personal motivation all play a part in determining a language’s difficulty. It can be hard to call any language harder or easier to learn than another, …

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The Best Way To Learn Russian, According To Reddit (new)

The Best Way To Learn Russian, According To Reddit

Isn’t Reddit the best? Sure, you can quickly lose a few otherwise productive hours getting sucked into the abyss of political opinions, cat/dog videos or learning how you will die according to your user name (donut overdose, right here.) But, when you need advice on things like language learning programs, Reddit is solid for that, …

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How I learnt to read in Cyrillic | LingQ Review

Lingq is a language learning platform created by my friend and hyperpolyglot, Steve Kaufmann. Steve is a big fan of the pioneering research of Dr. Steven Krashen and his comprehensible input theory. This basically means that one needs a lot of input (listening and reading) in the new language in order to make effective progress. …

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Mimic Method Review: a game changer for pronunciation?

This review was updated August, 2020. The Mimic Method offers language courses which aim to help your pronunciation in one of the following nine languages: Spanish, French, German, Russian, Portuguese, English, Chinese, Italian and Japanese. When I first reviewed the Mimic Method in August, 2018, I went through the Elemental Sounds courses for each of …

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How did a 4-year old girl learn 7 languages?

In this article, I’m going to interview Yulia, the mother of Bella, a 4-year old girl who speaks 7 languages. How many years did Bella speak? How old was Bella when she first spoke a foreign language? In your opinion, what prompted Bella to speak different languages ​​at such a young age? Bella began to …

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How The Rise Of Social Media Is A Boon For Language Learners

Many teachers feel that social media is a barrier to their students’ learning. However, the ease of use and accessibility mean that it’s actually an excellent tool for learning. It’s all down to just how you use it in your studies. Here’s how you can use social media to teach and learn another language. Everyone …

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