The traditional method for learning a foreign language is inefficient. Language hacker Tim Ferriss gives a better way. You can learn any language by remember these following 6 sentences (in the language you are trying to learn) that Tim Ferriss outlined: … [Read more...] about Remember These 6 Sentences To Learn Any Foreign Language Fast
Easiest (and Hardest) Languages to Learn
The following infographic depicts the easiest and hardest languages to learn (for a native English speaker). Personally, I think English is the hardest language to learn out of all the languages I've learned but this infographic doesn't feature English as one of the languages. … [Read more...] about Easiest (and Hardest) Languages to Learn
Being Bilingual Can Slow Down Brain Ageing and Mental Decline
We have previously written about the benefits of learning a foreign language on this blog. Among the various benefits of being bilingual are improved decision-making, improved memory, stalled onset of dementia, and improved critical thinking. But one of the more important … [Read more...] about Being Bilingual Can Slow Down Brain Ageing and Mental Decline
What Does Learning a Foreign Language Have to Do with Risk-Taking?
The benefits of learning a foreign language have been well-documented. It changes the brain, improves memory, and stalls dementia. But psychologists have found one peculiar thing learning a second language does to us, it makes us take more risk. … [Read more...] about What Does Learning a Foreign Language Have to Do with Risk-Taking?
Teen Who Can Speak Over 20 Languages to Date
Meet New Yorker, Tim Doner, the polygloth teen who can speak 23 languages so far. The first question that he was asked in this interview is "[D]o you just have a brain for it?" in which he responsds "I don't think so. I find that most of the time it takes a fair amount of work … [Read more...] about Teen Who Can Speak Over 20 Languages to Date