Language Resources


So We Meet Again… My Second Attempt to Learn Korean & What I’m Doing Different Language Resources

I recently announced that I am revising a language that I studied in the past – Korean.  My first time around with Korean was a struggle. At the time, I was between Japanese and Korean as my next language project, but when my good friend Lindsay of Lindsay Does Language expressed interest in learning Korean alongside me, I chose Korean over Japanese. During those six...

Keep Reading...


Clear The List | Monthly Language Learning Strategies Update | May Language Resources

In April, I wrapped up my second Add1Challenge, this time for Japanese (the first was for Croatian). I also started my third. This time around I’m doing it for… *drumroll* Korean. And Russian. I couldn’t decide between the two. Russian is a language I’ve studied pretty lightly up until this point and I’ve never really gone deep with it. I recently had a lesson that made...

Keep Reading...


Why Some People Understand Accents Better Than Others + How to Improve Yours Language Resources

Aesthetics typically refer to the nature and appreciation of beauty. When applied to the linguistic field, it refers to the appreciation of language’s beauty and nature. On a more informal level, aesthetics of language could be viewed as our individual perception of the sound and beauty of a language. This is form where the idea that “French is romantic” or that “German is harsh sounding”...

Keep Reading...


Mandarin HQ Review | Learn Real, Conversational Chinese Language Resources

The majority of my intensive Chinese language study was in preparation for the HSK exam. For a year, I focused on test preparation, having to put speaking and learning conversational language on hold until after I sat the exam. The minute the test was over, I immediately for more colloquial lessons and learning material. After learning textbook Chinese for so long, I was eager to...

Keep Reading...


Conversations Review | A Look at the Course Series from Olly Richards of I Will Teach You a Language Language Resources

After studying Croatian, Japanese has been a big change. And not for the most obvious reasons. While the languages are very different in terms of vocabulary, grammar, and how far removed they are from my native language, none of these things are what made learning the languages difficult. With Croatian, one of my biggest challenges was finding resources, while with Japanese, there are plenty of...

Keep Reading...



Page 2 of 2712345...1020...Last »