Why Is Chinese Hard to Learn? 2 Main Reasons

You could start by asking ‘Is Chinese hard to learn?’, but many already assume that it is. This assumption is respectfully deserved. The differences between Chinese and languages from western Europe are quite vast. At its core, this is what makes Chinese difficult for Westerners. I started learning Mandarin Chinese in December of 2020. TheContinue reading “Why Is Chinese Hard to Learn? 2 Main Reasons”

What is the Easiest Language to Learn?

It’s a common curiosity want to know what the easiest language to learn is. It’s a common question for people who want to learn a foreign language for the first time. Someone who wants to learn a language for first time looks for the easiest language because it’s generally understood that learning a language isContinue reading “What is the Easiest Language to Learn?”

Language Study Log: December 2020 Sample

As someone who was new to learning languages or someone with more experience as I am now, I’ve always thought that it would be interesting to see how someone manages language learning on a daily basis. Language Study Log samples are going to be my way of sharing how I manage language studies and showContinue reading “Language Study Log: December 2020 Sample”

A Strategy for Starting a New Language: Apps

One of the most difficult parts of learning a language is starting. The plethora of resources and language apps available online can ironically make the process more difficult. Aside from the mainstream language apps like Babbel and Memrise, there are numerous other online language schools and apps. Trying to pick one that you believe isContinue reading “A Strategy for Starting a New Language: Apps”

Introduction to the Language Learner Blog

My journey with German started off as a curiosity. As a way to explore distant ancestry and a general interest in the culture I took a German course throughout my freshman year of college. I gained further interest in the language studying its endless collection of compound words and challenging grammar. I went on toContinue reading “Introduction to the Language Learner Blog”