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Rosetta Stone French Review and Why I’m Adding Duolingo

Have you ever thought about using Rosetta Stone? Well, today I’m giving my one-month Rosetta Stone French Review and telling you why it’s good, but also why I have decided to supplement Rosetta Stone with Duolingo. In case you missed it, I am studying French with Rosetta Stone for 90 days. In fact, I broke […]

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The Best Way to Approach The New Year: Past Year Reviews and Resolutions

Today is the last day of the week, the last day of the month, and the last day of the year 2017. It was a phenomenal year for myself. However, 2018 WILL absolutely be better. I will go over how I am approaching the new year, not with resolutions, but with a past year review and with the daily dozen.

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An Early Reflection of 2017 as a Life-Long Leaner and Linguaphile

After studying French for 5 days I am feeling super motivated and I want to pause and reflect on this year the 30 years I’ve had on this Earth. Furthermore, I hope we can all be life-long learners and prepare for 2018 by starting today!

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Learning French Online in 90 Days with Rosetta Stone French

Today, Monday December 11th, 2017, I am embarking on my first Rosetta Stone language challenge. I’m going all out for 90 days to learn as much French as I can. I expect to reach B1 level on the CEFR scale. Check out the details in today’s post! I’ll be keeping a daily journal and updating my progress.

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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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