Monthly Archives: September 2017

Motivation Is Your Secret Weapon In Language Learning

There are generally two ways to learn a skill: slow and steady or fast and intense. Both methods can be effective, but their success depends on the motivation of the student.

Impatient students are highly motivated to improve their level as soon as possible.

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Let’s Build A Language Practicing Habit!

 

It is a truth universally acknowledged, that a student in possession of a good workload, must be in want of a habit -Jane Austen (paraphrased)

Speaking a language is a skill. In order to use that skill confidently, you need to dedicate time and energy to developing it. This means building a practice habit into your life.
Building this habit can be hard, but it doesn’t have to be.

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It’s Dangerous To Go Alone- So Don’t! Find Your Language Coach

A few years ago I had a trial lesson with someone who had a very clear idea of how he wanted to learn. My teaching style ended up being not compatible with his learning vision. We spent most of the session telling each other “that’s not the way I do things.”
Needless to say,

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