Category Archives: Learning Tips

Written on Oct, 23, 2013 by in | Leave a comment

Language requires a lot of repetition, a lot of reference experiences, and a consistent commitment and investment. Keep Calm and Learn Language!

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Written on Oct, 18, 2013 by in | Leave a comment

Once you have got to grips with the basics of the language, learn to talk/write/read about the things that interest you. In this way you are more likely to remember to the words, phrases and grammatical constructions you encounter.

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Written on Oct, 10, 2013 by in | Leave a comment

This made a much bigger difference than I expected. I carry an English-Dutch dictionary app on my phone and I used it all the time.There was an immediate difference. Having it on your phone is great, because it takes two seconds to look something up in the middle of conversation. And because you’re using it in conversation, you’re that much …

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Written on Oct, 08, 2013 by in | Leave a comment

The best way to learn vocabulary is through the use of flash cards that you form yourself. Buy a set of cards and cut them in half. Write a vocabulary word on the front and its English definition on the back. As you learn more information about each word, plural forms of nouns, principle parts of verbs you can add …

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Written on Jul, 29, 2013 by in | Leave a comment

Today’s Tip – Do not rely solely on books because they contain constructed sentences that are not taken from real life. The internet is your best source of information on informal language and the way that people really speak (and write), which do not follow the grammatical rules you learn from books.

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