In my last post, I wrote about how taking 1:1 online language classes with tutors really helped me up my language skills. How exactly does 1:1 tutoring help me learn a language? Well, to be honest, it’s the closest thing I can think of that comes to cheating when it comes to learning a language.… Continue reading Seek Help From Experts
For the past two years, I’ve kindled an interest in learning languages. However, I haven’t really learned too much in depth; In these two years alone, I’ve flitted around 10+ different languages. Obviously, this amount of flip flopping doesn’t lend itself well to fluency in any one language. However, despite this lack of consistency, I’d… Continue reading For Beginning Language Learners, Eschew Efficiency, Invest in Interests
One of the modern wonders of US society that I think is underlooked by most people is how safe the US food safety standards are compared to many other countries, as well basically the entirety of past societies. I’m by no means saying our food safety standards are perfect; all regulations have problems and unintended… Continue reading Developing an intuition for food spoilage
Mandarin is generally considered one of the hardest languages for English native speakers to pick up. Tones, especially, are noted as one of the biggest roadblocks for English speakers to internalize. My suggestion is, if these concepts are difficult to learn, then instead of learning them in the course of studying Mandarin, where you’re also… Continue reading Learning Mandarin through… Nigerian Pidgin?