How To Learn A Language From TV

Learning a language from a TV show is completely natural As mentioned in my introduction, Korean was the first foreign language that attempted to learn after completing high school. In high school, I took 3 years of Spanish, but I wasn’t motivated and I didn’t have a why established. Consequently, I had no interest in […]

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Is Learning a Language is Really That Difficult? Or Can it be Simple?

First, let’s define the word difficult to mean *”requiring hard work; laborious; takes time to accomplish.” So, is learning a language difficult? Short Answer: Yes Truer & Longer Answer: Yes, maybe, if it’s your first time but it gets easier once you build the skill I am American, a native English speaker, and many people […]

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A Review of: Spanish in a Month. A Documentary by Connor Grooms.

Spanish in a Month – Learn Spanish Documentary by Connor Grooms spanishdocumentary.com I just finished watching this Very Good documentary made by Connor Grooms. In it, Grooms documents himself on his one month journey to learn Spanish to conversation fluency. There are a number of great points to point out about this film. Four Key […]

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How I Choose What Language to Study

If you talk to a man in a language he understands, that goes to his head. If you talk to him in his language, that goes to his heart. ~Nelson Mandela Choosing a language can be quite a daunting task for many. So much so, that many will over think it to the point of […]

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The Next Order of Steps I Take for Learning a Foreign Language

Okay, so today we’re piggy-backing off of the First 3 Steps I wrote about yesterday and are continuing on down the list. 1. Pronunciation 2. Vocabulary 3. Writing System & Sentence Order 4. Listening 5. Writing, Typing, Reading 6. Grammar This post was not intended to give you all of the methods and ways to […]

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My First Steps for Learning a Foreign Language, Ordered for Effectiveness

Here we go, below is my approach for reaching conversation fluency in most languages. I believe studying in this order is most effective. Learn a Language in this order: Pronunciation Vocabulary Writing System *if it’s phonetic Sentence Structure Listening Writing, Typing, Reading Grammar side note: I never “mastered” one step before moving onto the next. […]

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Hello World. A Language Learning Blog.

Hello, My name is Phillip. I’m an avid language learner! But it hasn’t always been that way. My first experience studying a foreign language was when I was in high school. I went to high school in central Texas and, at that time, taking 2 years of foreign language studies was compulsory. Like many other […]

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