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3 Ways to Put a Stop to Translating in Your Head

It’s like grasping at straws at the beginning of learning a language.

You’re trying to make sense of anything.


The strings of sound coming at you are difficult to decipher.

Been there, done that.

Albeit exciting, there’s a lot …

The Relationship Between Language and Culture Explained

Learning a language without comprehending the culture is like going to the vibrant Mexican marketplace pictured above and only eating hamburgers from McDonald’s.

Will your food be okay? Sure.

But you’re kind of missing the point. You’re not getting the …