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AFP 56 – Lauren Lewis: Fi3M and Learning Russian

(Last Updated On: April 27, 2020)

I'm super thrilled to be joined by Lauren Lewis (née Cutlip) from Fluent in 3 Months, who recently released a video series about learning Russian using the speak from day 1 approach.

Lauren Lewis

We first got to met Lauren last year as he debuted in the Fluent in 3 Months Video Series: Coaching a monoglot to learn Esperanto in 6 weeks. After demonstrating great Esperanto ability during the Polyglot Berlin Gathering she decided to take up Russian and has been studying it for some time now.

During the episode we talk about the difficulties of learning Russian and how Esperanto helped her overcome some of those challenges.

Show Notes

In this episode you will hear about:

  • What Lauren have been up to the last year
  • What she does on Fluent in 3 Months
  • Why she decided to learn Russian
  • How she finds the learn from day 1-approach
  • How Esperanto helped her Russian learning
  • Struggles and difficulties with learning in general
  • Her plans for the future
  • …..And much more!

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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.