Freedom can be overwhelming.
…n how to achieve fluency in a language is that it is a matter of motivation, of motivating oneself. Having seen a lot of language learners, I am convinced that motivated learners achieve fluency, and unmotivated learners don’t.
What most people don’t tell you is that the chance of the worst outcome happening is so low, (in most cases) it’s not even worth thinking about. We’re talking about less than 5%.