Last year, on a cold rainy night in London, I was standing on a podium battling a 40ºC fever (104ºF), attempting to introduce my new books … [Read more...] about Announcing 7 New Languages & Levels of my Short Stories!
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So you believe in the power of reading for learning a new language? Good. But you may have run into a big problem when you've tried to … [Read more...] about Comprehensible Input vs Parallel Texts: What’s the Best Way To Read?
Earlier this year, I was lucky enough to release a series of language learning books: Short Stories for Beginners, in six … [Read more...] about 22 Polyglots Read From Short Stories for Beginners | Festival Of Reading 2018
https://youtu.be/RsZvuZssNhE The announcement that I am making today is one of the most exciting in the five year history of I Will Teach … [Read more...] about Announcement: Short Stories for Beginners Books – New Editions with Teach Yourself
Today I'm delighted to feature a guest post by Irina Ponomareva about the bilingual reading method. In this post, Irina argues that … [Read more...] about Bilingual Reading: A Powerful (and Fun!) Method To Supercharge Your Vocabulary
Today I'm delighted to feature a guest post by Jennifer Lockman about the value of making creative writing part of your language … [Read more...] about 6 Little Known Ways Creative Writing Can Make You A Better Language Learner
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 … [Read more...] about How To Learn Languages With Harry Potter: A Step-By-Step Guide
In summer 2013, I started a blog. Two years later, my dashboard shows 167 published articles. That's over 1 blog post per … [Read more...] about Writing Productivity Hacks: 18 Lessons Learnt From 167 Blog Posts In 24 Months
If you're learning a foreign language, and you don't read regularly... STOP! You should be. But do you know how to read effectively … [Read more...] about How To Read Effectively In A Foreign Language
Which is the most neglected of the four skills amongst language learners? Elementary, my dear Watson. It's writing, of course. People … [Read more...] about Write a tech-savvy speech