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4 Trusted Tips for Overcoming Foreign Language Anxiety

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Love. Life. Fear.

What’s up with four-letter English words having so much gravity?

That last one in particular throws us for a loop, making the other two more complicated than need be.

But fear has a purpose. Though it limits …

Good Language Learners Demystified: A Look at the Qualities That Make Them Successful

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The year was 1975. One simple question launched dozens of studies: What makes a good language learner?

That’s right, scientists Joan Rubin and David Stern sought the answer to this question long before you got fed up with trying to