I am now returning, having received a moment ago a timely reminder from Victor Berrjod, to the discussion on the above diagram, and what it can show us of use to the learners of language. 1,752 more words
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Reader Jarad Mayers wrote the following very good question:
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I want to learn Mandarin. I am not sure how to go about it. This is the very first language I am attempting to learn.
Someone (sic) wrote to me recently suggesting that the Goldlist was not for them as they had tried to do a distillation and only remembered 2 of 25 words. 1,027 more words
I don’t hold with using mnemonics usually in language learning, but with Japanese there is so much going on at once in a word – the various readings, the shape of the kanji, etc, that sometimes odd wordgames and things like that can help. 377 more words