General Language Learning

The language learning formula: an infographic on effective learning

For this post I created an infographic on the “language learning formula” that allows to learn a language effectively. This formula shows that motivation and opportunity are essential to learn a language, where opportunity is defined as the “time spent inthe language” multiplied by “the methods used to learn the language”. Time spent […]

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Language learning nudges: designing an environment that helps you learn

Understanding human psychological biases can help a language learner to design an effective learning environment. This post is inspired by a book that I read recently “Nudges: improving decisions about health, wealth and happiness”.  The book is basically discussing how to use humans’ psychological biases to improve decisions and policies. […]

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