Help! I Can’t Get Over My Bad Language Learning Habits!

January is almost over and, so far, I’ve done a few more recordings in French for the 30-Day Speaking Challenge, studied a bit of Japanese, browsed Amazon for a new textbook, and felt embarrassingly inadequate in Spanish while purchasing Brazilian takeout. The worst part is that the takeout wasn’t even for me. The best part … Continue reading Help! I Can’t Get Over My Bad Language Learning Habits!

Feeling Discouraged by Your Language Learning Efforts?

It's a new year, which means lots of new goals are in the air along with plenty of motivation to accomplish them. Some of us have started learning new languages and some of us have decided to conquer new challenges with their current target languages. But what about those of us who haven't added a … Continue reading Feeling Discouraged by Your Language Learning Efforts?