Going beyond the textbook~ learning to speak a foreign language (Pt. 2)

You can find Part 1 here—> “I want to improve my speaking in a foreign language” (Pt. 1) “Language exerts hidden power, like a moon on the tides.” – Rita Mae Brown     1) A great way to learn authentic modern language is to find a language partner. I personally like learning through real conversationsContinue reading “Going beyond the textbook~ learning to speak a foreign language (Pt. 2)”

“I want to improve my speaking in a foreign language” (Pt. 1)

    1. Reading is a great way to improve your vocabulary, accent, rhythm and overall relationship with a new language. There are many methods to learn from reading: by reading aloud and training your accent, by finding unknown words in a text, and, simply, by immersing your thoughts in a new language you areContinue reading ““I want to improve my speaking in a foreign language” (Pt. 1)”

Inspiring Quotes for Language Learners

Here are three inspiring quotes for hacking your language learning approach.
German is known as the language of poets (Dichter) and thinkers (Denker). Test your German reading with these insightful quotes in German language!

Effective Tips ~ Language Learning

The closer the target language is to your native language, the easier it will be to learn. Don’t get discouraged. It takes years to get really good at a language. You’re not bad at languages. You just need to step out of your comfort zone and go all in 🙂

How I learned German (A Bilingual Text)

This is a text I originally wrote in German and translated into English. It’s about how I learned German (before I began my year-long study abroad here).