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How To Learn French From Scratch: The Ultimate Guide For Beginners

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Starting out learning French can seem frightening at first.

Words on the page can look so different from how they’re spoken and pronouncing these strange words can feel like an impossible task.

But although it may not seem so at first, French is not a particularly difficult language for English speakers to learn.

French is not as closely related to English as the Germanic languages but it still has a lot in common which can help you get started.

French was the first foreign language I learned and since then I’ve gone on to successfully learn 7 more.

In this post, I’m going to reveal everything I’ve discovered about how to learn French as a beginner, so you can benefit from my experience and start your journey to learn French off on the right foot.

This article will give you all the information you need to know about this rich and beautiful language as well as how to start learning it. Continue reading…

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6 Smart Strategies I Used To Learn Chinese While Teaching English In Shanghai

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Today I’m delighted to feature a guest post from Dimitris that shares his experience of learning Chinese while living and working as an English teacher in Shanghai. If you’re struggling to make the kind of progress you’d hoped for with your Chinese, I think this post will give you some ideas that might help you […]

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世界トップレベルのマルチリンガルたちに学ぶ効果的な言語学習法 -共通点はあるか?

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世界トップレベルのマルチリンガル(多言語を話す人、ポリグロット)たちの言語学習法に何か共通点はあるだろうか? 今日はその疑問に答える寄稿記事を紹介できることになり、とても嬉しく思います。 今回学ぶことは:  世界のトップ・マルチリンガルたちがどう外国語を学んでいるのか それぞれの学習法の核となる考え方 全ての学習法に共通するキーポイント この記事は皆さんにお楽しみいただけると思います。著者は Sprachheld というブログを運営しているガブリエルです。 では、どうぞ。

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Learning How to Learn: Mastering the Science of Learning with Barbara Oakley

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Dr Barbara Oakley is a lifelong learning enthusiast with a colourful past. After struggling with mathematics and science at school, she joined the army, so she could get paid to learn another language. She studied Russian for years, even working on Soviet trawlers in the Bearing Sea for months at a time. Later, she shrugged […]

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7 Ways to Embrace Mistakes When Speaking a Foreign Language

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Today I’m delighted to feature a guest post that discusses how you can embrace mistakes and start speaking the language you’re learning. If you struggle to find the confidence to speak, this article is for you. You’ll learn about: Why mistakes are a normal part of learning a language 7 steps you can take to […]

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How to Learn German From Scratch: The Ultimate Guide for Beginners

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Have you always wanted to learn German? Starting out learning German can seem frightening at first. Words can fill the entire length of a piece of paper, and pronouncing letters you’ve never even heard of can feel like an impossible task. Can anybody say words like freundschaftsbeweis or lebensabschnittsgefährte? And why would you want to? […]

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71 Common Spanish Phrases to Survive Your First Conversation with a Native Speaker

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Are you considering taking up Spanish? Or planning a trip to a Spanish-speaking country? In order to get started and have your first basic conversations in Spanish, you’re going to need to learn some words! In this post, you’ll learn about 71 common Spanish phrases and words that can help you have your first interactions […]

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Michel Thomas Publisher Reveals How She Changed The Face Of Language Learning

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http://traffic.libsyn.com/iwillteachyoualanguage/IWTYAL_Pod_199.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: iTunes | Android | RSS Michel Thomas is one of the best-known language teachers of all time. His language courses are supremely popular, and his teaching method has a “magic” to it that seems to make language learning easy for many people. But, he was a highly secretive […]

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How to Take the Pain Out Of Your Chinese Listening Practice

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Today I’m delighted to feature a guest post that discusses how to take the pain out of your Chinese listening practice. You’ll learn about: Why listening in Chinese is so difficult How you can improve your Chinese listening skills Some of the best resources to start practising your listening I think you’ll find this post […]

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23 Useful French Phrases to Impress the Locals On Your Next Trip to France

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Today I’m delighted to feature a guest post that explains 23 of the most useful French phrases that will help you speak with confidence during your next trip to France. Sounding natural when you speak is a tricky task but if you can use some of the phrases in this post, you’ll impress the locals […]

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How The World’s Top Polyglots Learn Languages: What Do Their Methods Have In Common?

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What do the language learning methods used by the world’s top polyglots all have in common? Today, I’m delighted to feature a guest post that answers that very question! You’ll learn about:  The methods used by some of the world’s top polyglots to learn multiple foreign languages The core principles behind each of these methods The key […]

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How to Use Spanish Music to Boost Your Fluency: A Simple Quickstart Guide

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Today I’m delighted to feature a guest post about how to use Spanish music and get the most out of it. Listening to music is a great way to practice your target language and this guest post shares some great tips to help you get started. I hope you enjoy the post! Over to Sean… My love […]

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SpanishPod101 Review – Website to Learn Spanish Online

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This article is a review of SpanishPod101.com, an online resource for learning Spanish through audio podcasts. In this review, I’ll take you inside the paid members area, with a video showing you the main features of the website, and then give you my honest assessment of the quality of the product, so you can decide […]

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7 Podcasts In Spanish Guaranteed Improve Your Listening Skills

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Today’s post is all about how you can use podcasts in Spanish to improve your listening skills. We’ll cover: How Podcasts Can Help You Improve Your Spanish 7 Great Podcasts You Should Be Listening To I hope you enjoy the post! Work. Study. Gym. Kids. Socialising. These days it can sometimes seem like we don’t have […]

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How To Learn Languages With Harry Potter: A Step-By-Step Guide

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Have you ever wondered if it’s possible to learn languages with Harry Potter? Today I’m delighted to feature a guest post that answers that question. You’ll read about:  Why the Harry Potter books can be useful for learning languages A Simple Step-By-Step Guide to help you get the most out of the books How to learn […]

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