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How to memorize lyrics to learn German – German challenge week 3

  This post is part of my German challenge. If you want to learn more, you can read my posts about day 0, week 1, and week 2. I started the week following my usual routine. Until day 20, where things got interesting…   Day 15 Session 1 31 min – I reviewed Bye bye …

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Be boring and put in the work! – German challenge week 2

  It’s pretty boring in terms of exciting content. I just did my routine, everyday, with different songs. I don’t have much more to say. Just putting in the work.   Day 8 Session 1 – 1h I reviewed all my songs. I sang and I read the lyrics and their translations. I also started …

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How I’m absorbing German – A minute-by-minute chronicle of week 1

I started absorbing German one week ago. And I decided to time everything. I’m singing a song? Time it. I’m looking for resources? Time it. I’m writing my first German lines? Time it!   And here it is in this post. Everything I did this week, minute by minute. I divided my days into several …

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How to find songs to absorb a foreign language

I love singing! Not that I’m a good singer or anything. It just puts me in a good mood. That’s one of the reasons why I crafted my language learning method around music. In this article, I tell you exactly how to find songs in a foreign language.   The translator Go to Lyrics Translate. …

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How to absorb a foreign language with music

I love traveling. And I love connecting with people I meet abroad. That’s why I love learning foreign languages. For me, learning a new language is not about textbooks, flashcards, endless lists of vocabulary, and weird grammar rules. For me, learning a new language is about communication. It’s about relationships, and meeting people you connect …

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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 …

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