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How to Reach Native-Like Fluency In a Foreign Language

How to Reach Native-Like Fluency In a Foreign Language

Speaking a foreign language like a native speaker is the dream for many language learners. Unfortunately, not many learners have been able to achieve this goal. We know it’s possible to reach such a level of fluency because there are learners out there who have. The two questions I’ll explore in today’s article are the...
How to Read in a Foreign Language

How to Read in a Foreign Language

Reading has been extremely important on my journey with languages. It’s no coincidence the languages I speak the best are also the languages in which I’ve read the most. I see language learning as a holistic process, meaning a combination of factors have to come together for success, so I want to highlight that reading...
Forget it: the secret of remembering words

Forget it: the secret of remembering words

   
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How should we learn grammar?

How should we learn grammar?

Do we even need to formally learn it? There are many opinions within the language learning community on the part of teachers and learners regarding grammar. Some people believe that a grammar-based approach is key to efficiently learning a language. They claim that a thorough grammar study is necessary for understanding the structure of the...
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Imparare piu lingue allo stesso tempo

Imparare piu lingue allo stesso tempo

Una delle domande più ricorrenti che mi viene rivolta sul mio blog e sul mio canale YouTube è la seguente: “è possibile imparare più lingue allo stesso tempo e come?” E’ un argomento interessante e quindi volevo cercare di spiegarvi qual è stato il mio approccio in questi anni e come intendo affrontare le mie...
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Learning more than one language at the same time

Learning more than one language at the same time

English   A question most people ask me on my Blog and YouTube channel is the following: “Is it possible to learn more than one language at the same time, and if so, how should I go about doing it?”  Well, the answer is yes, it is possible to learn more than one language at...
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Tips on how to learn - Chinese tones

Tips on how to learn – Chinese tones

Did it ever occur to you to see a person on YouTube or face-to-face who speaks Chinese surprisingly well? The first reaction you will probably feel is one of admiration and surprise. Admiration then gives way to doubt: how did they reach such an incredible level in the language? Until a few years ago, Mandarin...