We’ve heard that if you talk to a man in his language, it goes to his heart.
Author Archive | Yassir Sahnoun
Some people say that it takes some secret talent to learn languages.
But would they say that about someone who can sing, play an instrument and keep rhythm?
Using a language is really just a skill like any other, and …
It’s hard to separate languages from money.
All around the world, people are paying top dollar for access to language education.
In most places, that means English classes—anything from English immersion preschool to business English refresher courses.
In the English-speaking …
Learning to type?
Unless someone printed this article out and posted it to you by, I don’t know, carrier pigeon, you probably already know how to type.
But what about in your target language?
Well, if you plan to do …
A large, shining (yet tasteful) trophy.
The plaque reads “World’s Best Language Learner.”
And underneath? Your name.
A language certificate is a lot like a sports trophy.
You can have a wonderful time playing sports—or learning languages—without ever …
Give me a foreign language video and subtitles to match and I will learn that language. – Archimedes, probably
Subtitles are the unsung heroes of language learning.
But you’re not here to hear about plain old ordinary subtitles.
Because as …
Deciding to learn a language is a breath of fresh air.
There’s nothing quite like the excitement of starting out on a language adventure, whether you’re learning a brand-new language or returning to one you studied previously.
On the journey to fluency, you might think of Google as a road.
You use it to get to important places—like language courses or study materials.
You might not realize that Google is a language learning destination itself.