The Glossophile

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Top 1: The Essential Language Learning List

Posted on June 9, 2015

Today I will give you a list of essential tools for language learning. Its easy to list things that language learners do: Memorize vocabulary, practice pronunciation, listen to music in the target language, read articles, maybe even visit foreign countries. And all of these are good things. But today I want to talk about a different list: a core, essential list.

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Glossophile? Glossa-what?

Posted on May 7, 2015

Editor’s note: This article is also available in Spanish. Nota del editor: Este artícolo también está disponible en español. ¿Glosófilo? ¿Gloso-qué? As I was thinking about launching this blog, I knew I would need to come up with name. I wanted something short. Something memorable. Something meaningful. I spent several days brainstorming with my wife and some friends, and we had come up with a few ideas.

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