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 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.
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
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 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