Author Archive | Yassir Sahnoun

Use It or Lose It: The 9 Best Websites for Active Language Learning


“I am always doing that which I cannot do, in order that I may learn how to do it.”

This quote has been traced back centuries to Vincent van Gogh, and it’s still relevant for 21st century knowledge-seekers.

No …

How I Learned to Speak 5 Languages (and You Can, Too)


In August of 2015, I made one of the scariest—but most rewarding—decisions of my life.

I decided to become a polyglot. I wanted to successfully speak five languages: English, Arabic, German, French and Berber.

At the time, I only …

The Ultimate Guide to Private Language Lessons Online


Are you still watching entire seasons of “House of Cards” instead of studying?

If yes, then you probably should start booking private language lessons.

It’s the only way to have a disappointed face looking at you until …