Richard Benton is back for part 2! In this episode we continue to talk about using language learning as a force of good and also the Polyglot Conference(s).
I'm really happy to have connected with Richard in New York where I also had the opportunity to watch his talk on community language learning. It's a topic that isn't widely discussed but I truly believe in the value of the message.
Richard is an incredibly interesting and knowledgeable person who I could listen to for hours. In fact, the conversation was so interesting I had to split the interview into two parts. You're getting the first part here and the second part next week.
ple, who are way more talented than I am. You can ask your question using this link: Ask Kris a question
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- Richard's experience at the NY Polyglot Conference
- His hopes for the upcoming Thessaloniki conference in 2016
- Why we should learn the languages of our community
- Doing good with language learning
- And much more
- Richards Blog
- Richard on Facebook
- Richards Polyglot Conference Talk: Community Learning (Not yet uploaded)
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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.