Author Archive | Elisabeth Cook

Language Learning 101: Top Strategies and Tools

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Kató Lomb is my favorite polyglot.

She was, to put it mildly, a total badass.

She became one of the first simultaneous interpreters and learned 16 languages.

The primary part of her learning method involved reading books.

Let me …

The 10 Best Language Learning Apps for User-friendly Study

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@#$%!

Sorry, you caught me at a bad moment.

You know how it is. Smartphone technology can be frustrating.

What’s really aggravating is when you download a new app that’s supposed to make your life easier, and it just… …

What Even Is an Asian Language? And How Can You Learn One?

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What is an Asian language?

That question might be harder to answer than you think.

For a lot of people, what first comes to mind are the widely spoken East Asian languages: Chinese, Japanese and Korean.

But what about South …