7 Benefits of Becoming a Badass Bilingual

becoming bilingual

Armed and fabulous.

Bilingual people hold the big guns in this world.

Being fluent in a second language gives us a huge advantage when it comes to communication, travel, work, love and raw brain power.

There’s nothing that being …

10+ Ways to Language-learning Success by Setting Goals

success in language learning

It’s easy to feel overwhelmed when you’re learning a new language.

False cognates can trip you up, idioms can seem completely incomprehensible, and you may run across some words so weird you don’t believe they exist.

Instead of letting …

4 Simple Strategies to Read in a Foreign Language Like a Native

foreign language reading strategies

Do you ever struggle to read in your target language and wish the words would just translate themselves?

I know I do.

But short of a magic wand (or a translation app), that’s not going to happen, and …

12 Wicked Fun Ways to Learn Any Language

12 wicked fun ways to learn any language

Looking for minimum stress and maximum fun?

Too many “fun” ways to learn are just typical study tactics in disguise.

C’mon, flashcards are never going to hold a candle to video games.

It may sound strange, but you can’t …

9 Big Advantages of Learning a Foreign Language

9 advantages of learning a foreign language + resources

We live in a hyper-connected, fast-paced world, and things aren’t changing anytime soon.

How can you keep your head above water?

You need to be hyper-awesome to survive.

That means you’ll have to develop some special advantages to get …

Learning a Language by Reading Books: 5 Super Strategies

learning a language by reading books 5 super strategies

Wish you were fluent last week?

You’ve seriously got to slow your roll.

But, hey, I get it — most language learners want to hit fluency as fast as possible.

Nobody likes floundering around in basic linguistics like a toddler.…

How to Learn a Language at Home: 9 Fun and Practical Activities

how to learn a language at home

Where are you right now?

At the instant that you’re reading this very statement, where are you on God’s green Earth?

If you’re not on your coffee break, commuting or out at a cafe with friends, you’re at home.…

An Amazing Way to Find the Perfect Video to Learn Vocabulary Words

similar words

Let’s say you’ve got 10 words to learn by tomorrow.

And you don’t want to go through the drudgery of making your own flashcards.

Instead, you want to see those words in action.

If only you could find the perfect …

5 Tips for Creating a Rock Solid Foreign Language Reading Habit

5 tips for creating a daily foreign language reading habit

Wanna get hooked on phonics?

It’s easier than you might think!

Reading in a foreign language can be intimidating at first.

That’s understandable.

The good news is that once you start reading in your target language every day, you won’t …

The Secret to Making Your Brain Learn a New Language Fast

one secret to making your brain learn a new language faster

You’ve always wanted to learn a new language. In fact, it’s top three in your bucket list. You were originally encouraged because everybody selling “language products” said it was easy.

Then reality hit. Boom!

You were getting nowhere. You …