Language Learning

Audio + Repetition = Communication

My language learning method revolves around music. And I love it. In fact, I created it this way to make sure I enjoy the process of absorbing a new language. I love singing, and music makes your target language sticky. But I don’t think my method is perfect. I don’t think it’s the best (or is it?!). And I don’t…

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Language Learning

Own your craft – Slight accent vs heavy accent

Learning a language is not about writing and reading. It’s not even about speaking and listening. Sure, all these skills matter. But learning a language is about communicating. Learning a foreign language is about connecting with different people. It’s about discovering foreign cultures. No one cares whether you are fluent in subjunctive. Your goal is NOT perfection. Your goal is…

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Language Learning

How to plan your language learning routine

You may think that learning a foreign language takes time. And you would be right. But it probably takes less time than you think. All you need is some discipline. It starts with a clear vision of what you want to achieve. Then you have to spend time every week, or even everyday, practicing your target language to get closer…

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Language Learning

Follow the white rabbit

Before you lie two pills. A blue one and a red one. Take the blue pill, and you will end up spending way too much money on useless apps, softwares, and textbooks. To be fair though, you might become an expert at conjugation patterns and other obscure grammar rules. But you will get nowhere in terms of communication. Take the…

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