Chris Broholm from Actual Fluency on Challenges, Information Overload and Book Club
About This Episode
In Episode 12 of the Creative Language Learning Podcast, I interviewed a fellow podcaster! Chris Broholm is a language learner with a big mission: 10 Languages in 10 Years!
“As long as you’re doing something, you’re doing it right.”
— Chris on Language Learning Methods
Article of the Week
Duolingo is Getting More Serious by Kay Alexander on Fair Languages
Tips of the Week
Chris chose Tip 1 as his favourite, because goal setting is still WAY undervalued in learning a new language.
Tip 1: set your chosen Fluency level (travel fluent, job fluent?)
Tip 2: Be a historical linguist
Word origins and vocab divergence can help with remembering words
Look up "etymology"
Tip 3: Sprint with the Language Challenge
Tips and Links from this Podcast
Actual Fluency Episode 32 with me talking about how to be an independent online teacher