Today’s guest post, I think, is an essential checklist for anybody thinking of learning this language. Read on to learn more about what the right decisions are for learning Mandarin!
Today’s guest post was written by Paul Mains. In honor of Motivation Month, I asked him to explain to us all just what motivation is. I’m sure you’ve heard the word up and down, but truly, what is it? Read on to find on.
Today’s guest post comes from the amazing Anthony Naprstek, a reader and amazing language learner with a fresh approach on how to measure your fluency in your target language. Click on to read a little about him and what he defines as fluency.
This post comes courtesy of Dr. Richard Benton, a man I admire a lot for his passion for languages… often those that people don’t know much about! Richard’s learning Somali with the help of the huge immigrant community in Minnesota, and his thoughts are a very interesting read, so come on in and take a seat.
This week I have the honor of featuring a guest post by Mikaela, a language, literature and travel lover. Click on for more! Read more
It’s said that children and adults just don’t learn languages in the same way. As a matter of fact, children acquire language so much easier! It’s not fair… is it? Today, guest poster Paul Mains accompanies us with a very clear explanation on what the difference is between “acquiring” and “learning” a language. Read more
Today’s guest post was kindly written by Lindsay Dow (of Lindsay Does Languages). I wanted to hear the point of view of someone who has just started learning Japanese, and she kindly agreed! Read more