IWTYAL 018: When do you consider yourself fluent in another language?

itunesButtonIsabelle asks: “At what point do you consider yourself to be fluent in another language?”

In this episode:

  • What is fluency?
  • What does it mean to you personally?
  • When do you switch from learning a language to maintaining it?

Resources featured in this episode:

  • CEFR – Common European Framework of Reference
  • IWTYAL Episode 13 – Tamiyo’s question about when it’s time to move on to a new language
  • Language Learning Foundations – my video course where I teach you the specific techniques I use to learn to speak a new language quickly

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Today’s featured resource:

  • “The objective isn’t complete satisfaction but balanced dissatisfaction” – Henry Kissenger

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  • The[Eye]TDepartment

    Thank you so much for a really interesting and engaging answer!
    It really made me rethink what exactly I want to achieve from my language learning and has left me much more motivated to keep studying 🙂