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No matter which foreign language you’re studying, there is an app that can help you learn new language independently. More often than not, there are …Language Learning
It’s July 29, 2015, a day that will go down as Windows 10 day! I was excited to wake up this morning and download the latest FREE operating system on …Microsoft OneNote
Differentiated instruction is not necessarily a new approach to meeting the unique learning needs of all students, but it has certainly been enhanced …e-Learning
Video games have been in the industry for more than 30 years now. Computer graphics is a sophisticated field and graphics in games are pushing the …Augmented Reality
Learning a foreign language can increase the size of your brain. This is what Swedish scientists discovered when they used brain scans to monitor what happens when someone learns a second language. The study is part of a growing body of research using brain imaging technologies to better understand …The Brain
I’ve been attempting to learn French for a while now, and it’s a slow process. It’s all much harder this time around than it was to learn English, my …Learning
Picking up a new language is not really that easy, but knowing more about the science of learning languages may help you speed up the learning …
Many of us dream of going to a foreign country and learning some of the local language so we can at least make conversation. But we don't want to …Cool Stuff
Preface from TimBack in 2012, Gabriel Wyner wrote an article for Lifehacker detailing how he learned French in 5 months and Russian in 10, using …Language Learning
Preface by Tim FerrissI’ve written about how I learned to speak, read, and write Japanese, Mandarin, and Spanish. I’ve also covered my experiments …Language Learning
Speaking a foreign language like a native speaker is the dream for many language learners. Unfortunately, not many learners have been able to achieve …Language Learning
Make your language-learning experience unforgettable.
We've all done it: crammed exhaustively for several hours the night before an exam, fueled by …Language Learning
By Hannah Pearson
30 October 2014 - 16:22
Is living in a foreign country the best way to learn another language? Hannah Pearson, who’s working as an …Language Learning
1. Make realistic, specific goals
You have decided to learn another language. Now what? On our recent live chat our panellists first piece of advice was to ask yourself: what do you want to achieve and by when? Donavan Whyte, vice president of enterprise and education at Rosetta Stone, says: …Learning
Studying grammar books and having conversations with native speakers are classic ways to learn and practice any language. However, these are …
Learning a language makes an appearance on a lot of bucket lists. People picture themselves strolling through a market in a foreign land, conversing …
I am convinced that much of the gap between the best college students and the worst is explained by study habits. Frankly, most students study …Learning
Translation: today is the start. Remember that.
If you want to do get to the top of your class or climb the ladder at work, you give yourself a gigantic advantage over everybody else if you can recall more information at a faster speed.
Developmental psychologists and cognitive scientists have found …Learning
For some people, the process of learning a language is just as exciting as being able to speak it. They enjoy researching word origins, discovering …Learning
Learning a language makes an appearance on a lot of bucket lists. People picture themselves strolling through a market in a foreign land, conversing easily with locals – and you always look tanned in the daydream, too. But on the way to becoming the fluent and unaccountably sexier new you, there …Language Learning
Whether you want to learn a new language, learn to cook, take up a musical instrument, or just get more out of the books you read, it helps to know …The Brain
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 …
Over the last 30 years or so, researchers in cognitive science, education and developmental psychology have discovered some amazing things about how …Education
If you didn’t study any foreign languages in school, picking one up as an adult can be challenging, since the human brain is best-equipped to absorb …Language Learning
Growing up bilingual in two opposite corners of the world, Denmark and Australia, I definitely had an upper hand in learning what is now half a dozen …Language Learning
Have you ever thought to yourself, “I’d love to learn a foreign language but I’m just too darn busy. If only I had more hours in the day…”?
I hear you.
Do you dream of learning a new language, but then find you rarely take action towards making your dream a reality?I’ve said before that the biggest …Productivity
Acquiring the Spanish language is something achievable. It does not matter if it is your first attempt at learning a foreign language. Using a …Learning