Tips for learning a foreign language quickly

Hi, My name is Vaikundamoni and I feel proud to be part of the Lingua World forum . This forum is to be devoted to discussing the ways and means of expanding our horizon of knowledge of languages. As a first step I want to talk about some of the ways of learning a foreiguage language. I will be very happy to receive the feedback and suggestions from interested people to make the effort as meaningful as possible. Tips for learning a foreign language quickly

  • Take risks and speak the language whenever you can.
  • Read children’s books and comic books in the foreign language.
  • Consume foreign language media.
  • Immerse yourself in the local culture and language.
  • Make use of foreign language podcasts and apps.
  • Don’t worry about making mistakes.
      Method 1 Immersing Yourself in the Language
  • Connect with a native speaker.
  • Study the language every day.
  • Carry a dictionary everywhere.
  • Try to Watch, listen, read and write in your chosen language.
  • Visit a country where your language of study is spoken.
         Method 2 Study the language every day.
  • Commit yourself to studying the language for a couple of hours per day.
  • Language learning is based on repetition — hammering something into your brain over and over again until you remember it.
  • If you have a long break between study sessions, you are prone to forget what you learned.
  • Cut down on this wasted time by studying every day.
  • There are no miraculous short cuts to learning any language.       
         Method 3 Watch, listens, read and write in your chosen language.
  • Immerse yourself in the language of your choice.
  • Watch television shows or movies in the language you are trying to learn
  • Try to read and write in your new language.
  • Download podcasts or tune in to radio stations in your new language.
  • Change your language settings on all your electronic devices to get better exposure.
  • Listen to songs in that language.
  • Try to learn the lyrics, and then check what they mean.

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