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How To Learn Language? Hard Way? No Thanks!
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How to Learn Language? Hard Way? No Thanks!

There are many of us who wish to speak another language or languages. I am going to show you a few tips which could help you on your learning journey.

There are many reasons for learning foreign languages. Some of us want to speak with people in the countries where they go for holidays, some need it to have a career with an international company and others just want to be able to speak in other languages with friends or relatives abroad. It is very unlikely that you will learn another language without actually spending time learning it . Spending more hours learning and trying to find a smarter way of learning will bring you results sooner but it doesn't have to be hard. If you want to know how to learn language then read these tips.

Motivation is the key for everyone wishing to learn a foreign language. The first motivation technique is try to adapt your hobbies and interests into the learning process. If you like football then try reading articles about football in your foreign language and watch football matches commentated on in your chosen language. If you like cooking – find some cookery books written in your chosen language. You will surprise yourself at how simple it will be to grab a dictionary and find the word that you didn't understand. It doesn’t really matter what subject interests you. The goal for now is to keep you going and soak up as much of the language as possible. Is it difficult to learn more about things you are already interested in? Not really!

The next easy to learn technique is finding friends that are native speakers of your chosen language. The easiest way is to use social networking sites such as Facebook or Twitter. You can find chatrooms and discussions in nearly any language on the internet. Do you like to chat? Want simple ideas? Then learn as you go from what others have wrote. Just write down some nice sentences for future use. Also, if possible, find some speakers of your foreign language in real life. You will never again make a mistake in the meaning of preposition 'under' when you will stand together under the tree on sunny day.

How to learn language is not an easy task. But it is clear that not everything in the learning process has to be boring or hard to do. I have mentioned a couple of “easy to do” techniques above. There are many more of them and I hope this article has helped you to keep motivated and give you useful tips on how to learn language.

Street Talk

Tony Fiz  

as you say, it is not an essy way. totally agree with you that motivation is the key, but not enough. Confidence is another main key. I have visited your blog and seems to be good, I will read it carefully.

  about 1 decade ago
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