AFP 138 – Elisa Polese: Teaching Multiple Languages at Once

Updated: April 27, 2020
Fact-Check & Editorial Responsibility: Kris Broholm

Elisa Polese from Italy comes on the show to share her method of teaching 13 different languages, even teaching several of them with students at the same time.

In the episode we also talk about the importance of speaking early, grammar, traditional learning vs modern learning, and how you can avoid mixing up your languages when you're learning multiple at the same time.

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In this episode:

  • How Elisa got into languages
  • How Elisa teaches up to 13 different languages
  • Why it's okay to feel stupid for a while
  • How to learn multiple languages and not get confused
  • Why polyglot teachers are beneficial to ambitious students
  • And much more!

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Thanks to this week's guest, Elisa Polese! 

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Kris Broholm

Kris is the founder of Actual Fluency, and has spent the last 8 years becoming an expert in language learning software, methods, and techniques.

Originally from Denmark, he now lives in Portugal and speaks 5+ languages at varying levels. His other interests are Wine, Online Marketing, and Travelling.