Monthly Archives: June 2014

Polyglots, Connect: The Messy Multilingual Link Collection (weekly)

THE GAP by Ira Glass on Vimeo Preparing 2 big things. Looking over 3 years’ worth of work. Ira Glass was so, so right: http://buff.ly/1nTLLqz tags: bravelearning How to Learn Languages Fast – Best Ways to Learn a Language | Udemy http://buff.ly/1yXaku2 – There are less than a hundred places left for a 50% discount […]

More language for your click: 3 simple ways to make Freerice teach you more

From the word go, I was charmed by the idea behind Freerice – get a question right, click through to the next one, help fight world hunger. This worked for my English students, worked for my Arts knowledge – and recently, it’s been part of my 25-minute German daily workout. But the big question remains […]

Polyglots, Connect: The Messy Multilingual Link Collection (weekly)

Learn Languages Better – Design Your Polyglot Holiday (Hangout Video from Guerrilla Language Learning) Design Your Polyglot Holiday (Hangout Video from G… http://www.bravelearning.com/2014/06/21/design-your-polyglot-holiday-hangout-video-from-guerrilla-language-learning/?utm_content=buffer24a65&utm_medium=social&utm_source=facebook.com&utm_campaign=buffer tags: bravelearning SOAS inspires school pupils to learn languages through football | SOAS, University of London SOAS inspires school pupils to learn languages through football | SOAS, University of London http://buff.ly/1lIyzpS… http://www.soas.ac.uk/news/newsitem93586.html?utm_content=bufferdc75d&utm_medium=social&utm_source=facebook.com&utm_campaign=buffer […]

Design Your Polyglot Holiday (Hangout Video from Guerrilla Language Learning)

Guys, this is a very quick post while I’m in Portugal preparing for my next big adventure 🙂 I realized I never shared this with you. So, just in time for your holidays: 21 minutes full of tips on how to finally learn this language. Trust me, I’m living the dream and walking the talk […]

Polyglots, Connect: The Messy Multilingual Link Collection (weekly)

UK university puts Hindi, Bengali at heart of new MA course | Business Standard UK university puts Hindi, Ben… http://www.business-standard.com/article/pti-stories/uk-university-puts-hindi-bengali-at-heart-of-new-ma-course-114061301258_1.html?utm_content=buffer04e89&utm_medium=social&utm_source=facebook.com&utm_campaign=buffer tags: bravelearning Learn Languages Better – How to budget for a polyglot lifestyle – the cost of language learning How to budget for a polyglot lifestyle – the cost of lang… http://www.bravelearning.com/2014/06/13/how-to-budget-for-a-polyglot-lifestyle-the-cost-of-language-learning/?utm_content=bufferbad02&utm_medium=social&utm_source=facebook.com&utm_campaign=buffer tags: bravelearning Five […]

How to budget for a polyglot lifestyle – the cost of language learning

This is a quick note inspired by an exercise I did for myself the other day. It is connected with long-term thinking, but also with the prices and money matters connected with learning foreign languages. I’m going to give you a few ideas about how to budget for your bilingual education – but I’m happy […]