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Escape the Intermediate Plateau: How to Take Your Language Learning to the Next Level
The intermediate language learning plateau is a common phenomenon experienced by learners who have progressed past the beginner level, but are not yet fluent. At this stage, students may find that their progress seems to slow down or stop altogether.It can be frustrating when it feels like the process requires
Which Is The Best Free Language Learning App In 2022?
It seems that every year brings a new language learning app, bringing just another source of angst for language learners, new and old alike. Every time I start (or start over!) learning a language, I feel an overwhelming urge to spend hours researching every app… which, of course, just serves
Is Rocket Languages Any Good? Product Review 2021
I’m a bit of a book nerd. When I’m learning languages, I like my hard copy paper, pen and notebook. For me, the integrated practices of not only reading and listening, but the muscle memory of writing new vocab helps to ground the language in me. But a lot of
Babbel Review 2021: The Serious Language Learning App
Do you get FOMO when choosing language learning resources? I do. Every time I start learning a new language I think to myself “Which app will I use?”. Recently I started learning Spanish, so I did some research about which app to use, and of course Babbel is always in
He Said ‘Help’! How To Learn A New Language
I hear this request “Help me how to learn a new language!” all the time. I am a member of many online groups for language learners, and I kid you not, every day I would see this type of post come up several times… “I am a speaker of X
Duolingo.Com Review 2021: I Used It Before, Not Anymore
Whenever people find out I am learning Spanish (or German, or French, or any other language I have spent time learning!), one of the first questions they ask me is “Are you using Duolingo?”. I don’t use Duolingo.com or the Duolingo app to learn languages. I tried it, but from
What Are The Different Levels Of Language Proficiency?
Often if people hear me talking about which languages I have played with, they want to know how well I know them. It got me thinking… what ARE the different levels of language proficiency used around the world? One of the most awkward things I can be asked is how
How Long Does it Take to Learn French Fluently? The Answer May Surprise You.
When people find out I have learned French, one of the first questions they ask me is “How long does it take to learn French fluently?” Now, this is a very difficult question to answer, not least of which is What do you mean by fluency? Learning a new language
How To Learn French On Your Own
When I recently told a friend I had been learning French on my own at home, she asked “How do you do that – learn French on your own?” I have been asked that question several times – many people only consider learning languages in a class setting. There are