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Matters of Individuals in Contexts: Psychology of Language Learning 2

Two of the best conferences I ever attended were the “New Dynamics of Language Learning” conference in Jyväskylä, Finland (June 2011), and “Matters of the Mind – Psychology of Language Learning” 229 more words


12 Amazing Things Scientists Discovered This Year About People Who Listen to Music

Here’s an incredibly interesting article taken from the web.

Number 2: Rhythmic ability has been linked to language learning.

One of the first skills that children need to acquire when learning to read and speak is how to pick up on the rhythms of speech. 123 more words


[Pre-Text, Text Analyzer] Filtering and Future Plans

Hi everyone,

Just a quick update today. I took some time and implemented a basic filtering system that removes many of the duplicate results shown in my previous post, at minimal processing cost. 114 more words


uTalk January Challenge

I know, I know. I have plenty to do already (today alone I’m supposed to be translating and studying Spanish and simplifying an article for tomorrow for school and presumably packing at some point) – so what am I doing making a post about a challenge in January? 476 more words

Language Learning

Forays into Learning a Foreign Language in a Foreign Language

(View on YouTube to read English translation in video description)

As part of my service, I am required to take at least 20 hours of formal study in the Mayan language of… 454 more words

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