If you ever meet someone claiming they never watched TV in their target language, walk away–they’re probably lying! Watching TV shows and media in general is one of the most useful tools a language learner can have access to, and today, Shayan Carlson shares with us his five top recommendations to learn English with!
Today’s guest article, by Lucia Leite of Lingholic, touches on the little advantages and tweaks you can get out of modern technology in order to learn a language. If you’re the kind of language student that relies on his devices for learning, keep reading!
Today’s guest post has been kindly written for The Polyglotist by Jessica Freeman, a journalist and writer from Australia. It is a must read for those who want to get their productivity on while learning a language! If you are one such person, then read on!
Today’s guest article on the hot (and very controversial) subject of pronunciation comes courtesy of Richard Nolan! Click on to read more about what to keep an eye out in order to improve your pronunciation.
Today’s story comes to us courtesy of guest writer Veronica Hunt, new blogger and fellow language lover, who wanted to share with The Polyglotist’s audience the experience of learning English as her second language. If you’ve ever been in her shoes, I’m sure you’ll find yourself nodding at a thing or two (And if you’re currently doing it, her advice will be very helpful!)
Have you ever wondered about what makes good on-site language learning skills so valuable? If you’ve ever wondered what you’d get out of actually travelling to a place to learn the language, there’s nothing better than to ask someone who has. Today, guest poster Liam Barrett gives us his take on this matter.
Are you just learning a language, or are you learning a whole culture? Today’s is a guest article written by Martha Simmons about how using the cultural side of your target language can boost your learning.
Today we have a guest post that is worth its word count in gold. Johanna, from the Les Langues Etrangères blog, has taken it upon herself to teach us how to use some rather sticky points of French grammar… and boy, do we know it to have quite a few!
As a language learner, I’ve always been a firm believer in writing as means of refining one’s hard earned language. Think about it. What better way to become a silver-tongued polyglot than by exploring the complexities of written language? A lot of other language learners will disagree with me in this one point, but I do think that writing is the basis of elegant language, whether it leaves through your mouth or your fingers. Keep reading to check out a great list of resources to use, either as a teacher or a student, to polish your essay writing skills!
You finally decided to start learning a foreign language? That’s great! This is a life-time goal that involves much more than grammar rules and new words. It’s about understanding a different culture, obtaining good habits, and improving your brain’s functions. The process of language learning makes you a more intelligent and accomplished person. Read more