Tuesday , 27 June 2017

Language Learning Tips

Can You Learn French By Yourself?

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The following is a guest post from Lili at FrenchFromAnywhere.com Are you learning French? Whether you are a beginner or an advanced pupil you will probably have been wondering whether you need a teacher to learn French. Why not use a teach-yourself method? It’s simpler, cheaper, and I can organize it the way I want and progress at my own …

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Free Language Websites and Apps for All Learners

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Maybe you need to learn another language for work or school. Maybe you want to learn another language for an upcoming trip or just because you enjoy learning. Whatever your reasons, learning another language, or several, can enhance your understanding of your native language, expand your appreciation of other cultures, and improve cognitive skills. If you can’t afford to take …

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How Mindset Affects Learning Languages

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Not everyone learns in the same way or at the same pace. Over time, researchers have identified trends explaining how and why people learn new material. The research still has a long way to go, but there are some commonalities linking data collected by different researchers. Most importantly, contemporary studies indicate an individual’s mindset influences learning outcomes. Researchers like Stanford’s …

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The Five Best Reasons to Learn Another Language

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With international travel common, and citizens of different countries routinely migrating to new places, knowing more than one language is becoming a necessity. Business relationships require being fluent in another language and, in many parts of the U.S., job applicants must be bi-lingual. But, are employment requirements the only reason for learning other languages? There are strong arguments that getting …

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The Best Way To Learn Spanish

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So you want to learn Spanish?  Spanish is one of the most useful languages to learn, especially for people living in America.  It’s also one of the easier languages to learn because a lot of the vocabulary is very similar to English.  But what is the best way to learn Spanish?  Should you take a class?  Should you watch Telemundo …

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The Best Way To Learn French

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So you want to speak French?  Then you’re probably wondering how you should go about doing so.  The best way to learn French is to immerse yourself in the language – meaning live in a place where French is spoken.  But honestly, how many of us can really do that other than free-spirited backpackers and students doing study abroad programs?  …

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Memory Strategies For Learning A New Language

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Why does it seem that some people can just remember more than others?  It just doesn’t seem fair, does it?  Well, thankfully there are some strategies to help you improve your memory when it comes to learning a new language. Most of the time people use simple repetition and rote memory in order to learn new words.   Sometimes this works, …

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Making Language Learning Goals

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One of the best ways to learn a new language is to create a NEED to learn the language.  Creating a need is the reason that many people who become immersed in the language (commonly by living in an area where it is the predominant native language) learn rather quickly: they have to.  People who are learning on their own, …

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Language Learning Myths

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There are a lot of myths that seem to prevail around the topic of learning a language.  Somehow people acquire these ideas no matter what classes they have taken or whom they have talked to.  It’s definitely hard to learn a new language, but don’t let these false ideas impede your progress.  You must go into your journey with a …

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How To Learn Any Language

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Anyone can learn any language – all it takes is dedication and a willingness to just jump straight into the deep end.  Many people think that if they just buy a language learning course they will have everything they need.  But this isn’t really the best strategy.  A good language learning program (such as the Rocket Languages series) should also …

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