Tackle multiple languages by blocking your time

Learning multiple languages CAN be as simple as putting together coloured blocks!

I am a language hog. I’m eternally curious about them, and genuinely love studying them. So, I’m often actively learning multiple languages at the same time. However, advice on learning multiple languages usually suggests plenty of caution and good planning. Now,… Continue reading

Time to learn? Fitting languages into busy lives

Time is precious

As a language geek, I’m often asked: “how do you find the time?”. My answer: most of the time, I don’t. Most self-directed learning is an imperfect process. Adults don’t have time to subdivide their day into neat lesson-shaped slots,… Continue reading

Routine-building: productivity tricks to turbocharge your language learning

A clipboard for marking off your routine language learning tasks

Good intentions are cheap. A new learning project can fill anyone with enthusiasm and optimism. But without one extra thing, good intentions quickly sink. That thing is routine. Life has a habit of getting busy, and people get distracted. Days run into weeks,… Continue reading