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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...
Tips on learning - Chinese characters

Tips on learning – Chinese characters

Since it is a language that does not have a strict phonetic alphabet, Chinese scares many students due to its particularly challenging writing system. Chinese characters (汉字hanzi or “Han characters”) are more properly known as logograms, where each symbol represents a morpheme (or a meaningful language unit), and are mainly used to write Chinese, and...
The 3 stages of language-learning evolution

The 3 stages of language-learning evolution

There are two keys factors that influence language learning: Time Method Acquiring a language takes time and a flexible learning method. Flexibility at the various stages of your language acquisition is essential to developing a solid “linguistic core”. My method enables your brain to acquire effectively the language in a progressive manner over time. Language...
An easy way to learn foreign languages

An easy way to learn foreign languages

Listening and reading have made up the bread and butter of my language learning since I was 13.  My highly effective language learning method has developed from that. The method is simple.  I study every day (1 – 2 hours max).  Shortcuts sound sexy and give you a short-term buzz, but the effects fade away quickly.  My method...

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