I'm excited to launch the very first giveaway of the blog! Do you remember my article about FlashSticks? If you haven't read it yet, what are you waiting for? Check it out and then come back here! Okay, by now you should know how amazing the FlashSticks post-it notes are and I'm sure you won't miss the opportunity to win a pack of them! … [Read more...] about Are you learning Italian? Join this giveaway to win amazing prizes!
Today I’m happy to host a very special language learner on Runaway Daydreamer. His name is Francis Boscoe. He's currently learning Italian as his first foreign language, but in this article he will talk about how peculiar is his own language: English! I'm pretty sure you'll love this guest post, just like I did! Over to you Francis! … [Read more...] about The English language is not fair!
Raise your hand if you've never had difficulties in memorizing vocabulary in a foreign language. ... Yeah, thought so. There are words that don’t stick no matter what you do. You keep on learning and learning them until you get so frustrated that you stop making the effort. Wait! There's no need to get discouraged. Learning vocabulary doesn't have to be a painful and boring process. On the contrary, it can be fun and addictive. … [Read more...] about How To Make Vocabulary Stick
Simply put: language learning should be fun. If it’s not fun 80% of the time, you’re doing it wrong. If you’re wondering why it is so important to enjoy your language learning process, read this article very carefully. Language learning is a journey, not a destination. This quote basically sums up everything. Would you go on a vacation knowing the journey would be horrible and boring as hell? Probably not. That’s the way you should approach the language learning experience. Sure, there will be ups and downs on the road. You’ll find some hurdles along the way. But, overall, it has to be an exciting and incredible journey. A journey you’re impatient to start. A journey you don’t even want to end. Because languages are always evolving and there’s always more to … [Read more...] about Are you planning to learn a new language? Read this post first!