Month: May 2018

Language Learning: Classroom vs Solo Study

Classroom Vs Independent Study There are advantages and disadvantages regarding learning a language in a classroom versus attempting to pick up a language on your own with independent study. To ensure that you choose the most efficient process for language learning, here are some pointers! Classroom experience: With […]

Kanji With Heisig: A Method To Leaning Kanji

Ever wish there was a method for learning kanji that didn’t involve hand cramps and migraines? Well, you’re in luck if you’ve stumbled upon this post…provided you have a bit of imagination. RTK stands for Remembering The Kanji, it is a learning method designed by James Heisig.  It’s designed to be a fully loaded series designed to help you memorize all two thousand essential kanji in a short span of time (3 months even!).

Representation of The Speaking Barrier With a Rubix Cube

Language Learning: The Speaking Barrier

The fact is that speaking is naturally harder than everything else in the language learning journey. It is also one of the final stepping stones in the journey. When we try to utter sounds we aren’t familiar with, we either butcher them completely or we replace the sound with the closest thing we know by association.

Glossika Review

Glossika Review: Do You Even Lift Bro?

Glossika is a spaced repetition program designed to help the user achieve fluency through audio reps. A rep is similar to what you would do in a gym… only that it’s pertaining to language learning muscle. The idea is to repeat and mimic the native speaker so often that eventually you achieve “fluency”.