April 5, 2022

The Best Way To Learn a Foreign Language (Fast)

The Best Way To Learn a Foreign Language (Fast)

Want to learn a new language and fit in with foreign cultures? Kristin shares how she learned Spanish in one month and how you can become fluent in another language - fast. Plus, her tips on living with locals abroad and how to learn a language from home (if you can't travel yet).


Want to learn a new language and fit in with foreign cultures? Kristin shares how she learned Spanish in one month and how you can become fluent in another language - fast.

Plus, her tips on living with locals abroad and how to learn a language from home (if you can't travel yet). 

 

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Topics & Questions Answered: 

  • What is the best way to learn a foreign language? 
  • What is language immersion? 
  • How immersion helps you integrate with a local culture.
  • How to find an international homestay? 
  • What to look for in foreign language schools. 
  • Tips for learning a language abroad. 
  • The best online language learning tools. 

 

Show Notes & Resources:

  • Kristin's language school in Costa Rica
  • Book: 501 Spanish Verbs
  • Find a homestay with Homestay.com or Lingoo.com.
  • Rotary Scholarships 
  • Online Language Learning:
    • Babbel: Babble  helps you learn languages through a combination of lessons, live online classes, podcasts, games, videos, and more. 
    • Duolingo: A fun, free, and effective way to start learning a language in just 5 minutes per day. 
    • iTalki: Get 1-on-1 lessons in more than 150 languages and practice talking with others in the community for free. This site is great for talking to real people. 
    • Lingopie: the world’s only language platform that helps you learn tv shows and movies. 
    • Pimsleur: Get access to 51 languages for around $20 per month. 
    • Rocket Languages: People and companies alike love Rocket Languages, which uses a variety of different learning techniques for different learning styles. 

 

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