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Upcoming projects: Spanish, German and Algerian Arabic

I've been learning languages for a long time now, and as many language learners can confirm, each time you start studying one language, you immediately want to study three more in the same time. Some people are really good at managing their time and efforts while studying multiple languages, but for me, it hasn't been… Continue reading Upcoming projects: Spanish, German and Algerian Arabic

Language · Lists · Personal

9 ways to stay motivated in learning a foreign language

Learning a new language takes a significant investment of time and perseverance. You're not going to get very far in three months and after two years you might still feel like a beginner. Language learning is a marathon, not a sprint, and like long distance runners, you need to keep your blood sugar high enough… Continue reading 9 ways to stay motivated in learning a foreign language

Books · Language · Resources

Review of Assimil Arabic with ease

Assimil - A review my favorite language course This Assimil Arabic Review is primarily about the Arabic edition of the Assimil language courses, but many of the points apply to everything in Assimil's catalogue. Assimil is the name of a French company that has published languages courses since 1929. It all started with a course… Continue reading Review of Assimil Arabic with ease

Algerian Arabic · Language · Music · Resources

Learning Algerian Arabic through songs

When scouring YouTube for language-learning related videos, I often notice people discussing learning languages by singing. I've never really watched those videos or read those articles. I recognize that internalizing the lyrics and the melodies of a song must be really effective - you often see foreign singers sing in English with an unmistaken English… Continue reading Learning Algerian Arabic through songs

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10 reasons why most people fail learning a language

Who wouldn't like to be fluent in another language? Learning Spanish or Mandarin Chinese has numerous benefits, be it professionally, socially or personally. Many have a dream about speaking another language, and quite a few actually start taking courses or studying from home, but unfortunately, most of those who set out end up throwing in… Continue reading 10 reasons why most people fail learning a language