Author Archive | Frank Macri

5 Creative Ways to Teach Yourself a New Language

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Trying to learn a new language, but finding yourself in a rut?

Feeling stuck with that new Japanese book you just bought?

All out of ideas for ways to expand your lingual palette?

Stress no more! We here at …

5 Unconventional Tips for Becoming a Polyglot

5 unconventional tips for becoming a polyglot

Becoming a polyglot is serious business…or, is it?

All over the world, you’ll find average, everyday people speaking 2 or more languages.¬†

Like, no big deal.

In the United States, we often think that polyglots, or those who speak multiple …

How to Learn a Language Fast: 5 Ways to Set Yourself Up for Success

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What if I told you the ordinary ways of learning a language aren’t actually that helpful?

What if I also told you those same methods are not only ineffective, but a huge waste of time?

Yes, it’s true. But your …

Level Up Your Language Learning with Spaced Repetition (SRS)

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Remember that time you crammed information for an exam?

(Don’t worry, we’ve all been there.)

You, like many others, may have spent an all-nighter memorizing every page of your notes and trying desperately to make up for countless days you …

How to Learn a New Language Fast: 5 Tips That Actually Work

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“I studied Spanish for seven years in school, but all I can remember is hola and adios.”

Sound familiar?

Learning a new language is one of the most enriching and rewarding skills we can acquire over a lifetime, but …