Language Challenge 180

Foreign Languages: Tips for Keeping Track of Where You’re At

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By Donovan Nagel Photo credit: Eusebius@Commons G‘day to all my fellow Language Challenge 180’ers! My name’s Donovan and I run a language learning blog called The Mezzofanti Guild where I share insights and tips on learning languages from my own experience and my background in linguistics. Corey has done a wonderful job with the Language […]

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Language Challenge 180

Get Your Rusty Languages Back on the Road

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get your rusty language back on the road again

Keeping a language fresh in your mind depends on how often you practise it. Even if you are completely bilingual, if a time comes when one of the languages lies dormant and is not used at all, it will inevitably get rusty. This is especially true of second languages, which you may have learned and […]

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Language Challenge 180

Flirting with the French (Language)

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flirting with the french language

By Corey Heller Photo credit: Neil Conway I admit it, I’ve been flirting. A lot. And what started as a fun little fling turned into a full-blown affair. He’s suave, debonair and hot-blooded. His accent is fantastic, he’s always available and I feel great when I’m with him. (And yes, my German husband knows all […]

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Week in Review

Multilingual Living’s Week in Review – May 22

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This is a review of the articles, Tweets, Facebook posts and more which went out this week in and around our Multilingual Living universe. Thank you everyone for sharing your tips, tweets, emails and more with me! Were it not for you, this post wouldn’t even be here! Been there, done that… decades ago! It […]

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Language Refresh 101

4 Attitudes to Cultivate in Your Second Language Learning

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By Melissa Dedina Photo credit: MrsMinifig Language classes are fantastic. I know I could never have learned my second language without a textbook and a teacher to go through it with me, because that’s just how my brain works. However, I did eventually get to the point where the classroom setting couldn’t teach me much […]

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