Posts Tagged ‘learning strategies’

The Korean Alphabet is Easier to Learn Than You Imagine

The Korean Alphabet is Easier to Learn Than You Imagine

Getting familiar with the Korean alphabet, or the Hangul is the very first step in learning the Korean language. The Hangul is perhaps the most unique form of writing system from other languages you are familiar with. Yet many individuals assume that Korean words are similar to Chinese characters that are filled with intimidating squiggles,…

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4 Steps to Grow Your Vocabulary in Russian

4 Steps to Grow Your Vocabulary in Russian

4 Steps to Grow Your Vocabulary in Russian   Remembering brand-new words is a challenge for a lot of people who are learning foreign languages. It is challenging, especially at the start, when your vocabulary is inadequate and restricted to simple conversations and kindergarten books.   Why does this occur? This is because we probably…

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How long does it take to learn a new language?

How long does it take to learn a new language

This is a generic question because different people have different abilities to pick up new things. There are four general categories of people when it comes to learning generally and learning a new language specifically.   We have the slow, average, fast and super-fast learners. Buried in-between these major groups are other hybrid forms of…

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How to Motivate Yourself Daily to Learn a Language

How to Motivate Yourself Daily to Learn a Language

Do you remember when you first mounted a bicycle? How you could not maintain traction and it did not take long before you plunged into the sidewalk? However, you kept at it daily, picking yourself up at each fall. Dusting your wobbling legs and having another go. Why? Because you had a target — you…

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