Can You Really Learn a Foreign Language? Or Do You Feel Like You’re Faking It?

Language learning anxiety is a mixed bag of emotions that you'd rather avoid altogether. Pair it with a perfectionist streak or a desire to succeed at everything, and you end up with a thought process that encourages you to hide under a rock and hope no one notices how terrible you are at learning Spanish … Continue reading Can You Really Learn a Foreign Language? Or Do You Feel Like You’re Faking It?

What I Learned From 72 Hours of Studying Portuguese

Obsessive language learners might know the experience of rattling off their language goals only to be met with a few raised eyebrows. Common sense tells me I’ve got enough to work on between French, Spanish, and Japanese. But common sense didn’t stand a chance once I stumbled across the #LangJam challenge. For those who don’t … Continue reading What I Learned From 72 Hours of Studying Portuguese