Learning Languages
Published in

Learning Languages

Notes on “Becoming Fluent”

Adults can learn foreign languages easier than children!

Photo by Joshua Earle on Unsplash

“If people knew how hard I had to work to gain my mastery, it wouldn’t seem wonderful at all.”

— Michelangelo

I just read Becoming Fluent — How Cognitive Science Can Help Adults Learn a Foreign Language

Ideas, tips and resources for learning languages.

Recommended from Medium

The Simple Language Technique I Learnt from An Elderly Sikh Polyglot

An elderly Sikh man with a bike in rural India

The Upside-Down Pyramid of Learning Languages

diamond

Quisquilious: Of the Nature of Rubbish

What’s The Point In Learning Another Language?

Confucius Say What?: The Heritage and Future of Chinese Dialects (Part I)

Multilingual Language Learning

The Principles of Linguistics, in Plain English

Get the Medium app

A button that says 'Download on the App Store', and if clicked it will lead you to the iOS App store
A button that says 'Get it on, Google Play', and if clicked it will lead you to the Google Play store
JJ Wong

JJ Wong

English teacher, language lover, and dancer. I write about learning languages, dance, and personal growth. http://jjwong.net I IG: thejjwong

More from Medium

To Talk Story Upon the Lake

Plucked through dimensions

Almost a Tanka in The Rain