In this post I've compiled some of the best language learning software on the market today.
I'm sharing them with you here, so you can discover new interesting ways to learn languages, or expand your language learner toolkit. Variety is the spice of life!Continue reading
At the end of July 2016 I was invited to speak at the inaugural North American Polyglot Symposium conference in Montreal, Canada. Here's my presentation: Language Learning Against Depression
During the 2016 edition of the annual Polyglot Gathering I decided to finally take the leap and become a public speaker. I spoke about the polyglot journey, and shared principles and a-ha moments from interviewing so many learners.
The most epic multilingual road trip ever attempted is the tagline behind the new project from the Memrise team. Their aim is to drive a London-style double-decker bus through Europe and record the world's first video dictionary for a variety of languages. Right now they need our help to finance the project.
Read more in this post on how you can get involved in this crazy multilingual road trip.Continue reading
I've been meaning to write my thoughts about language exchanges for a while as it is a concept which has really grown in popularity.
All around me people seem to be talking about language exchange, whether its in the form of Whatsapp, Skype, Hellotalk, or any other app or software designed for it. In other words, language exchanges seem to be all the rage at the moment.Continue reading
There are few people out there today, who don’t see the value of spaced repetition for learning vocabulary in languages. In fact, it can actually be used to learn anything. However, lately I’ve discovered a few traps with spaced repetition that I thought would be of use to other language learners.