Understanding Language Levels Comparatively

A rare case of talking about 'level checks' and not referring to audio.

There are a number of knowledgeable, interesting voices on the internet that offer advice on language learning.  I follow several of them and enjoy hearing their takes on different things.  Often times they present interesting ideas and techniques, and I have taken a large amount of inspiration from a number of those voices—most notably Stephen … Continue reading Understanding Language Levels Comparatively

Continuing to Learn When You Don’t Feel Like it

It's like tossing the trash, it doesn't matter if you don't want to, you still have to do it.

(This blog is the English translation of this week’s primary blog, which was originally written in Spanish.) A popular topic for language learning tips online is how to make sure that you enjoy it. Sometimes spending hours and hours each day learning can be difficult, maybe boring, and many people give up before they finish … Continue reading Continuing to Learn When You Don’t Feel Like it

Seguir Aprendiendo Cuando no se Tiene Ganas

Es como sacar la basura no importa si no quieres, aún tienes que hacerlo.

(This blog entry is written in Spanish.  There will be an English translation available tomorrow morning / Esta entrada está escrita en español.  Habrá una traducción de inglés disponible mañana por la mañana.) Un tema popular de consejos para el aprendizaje de idiomas en línea es cómo asegurarse a disfrutarlo.  A veces, pasar horas y … Continue reading Seguir Aprendiendo Cuando no se Tiene Ganas