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Why Skype lessons and how do they work?

October 10, 2011


Why learn a language with a Skype tutor? If you travel a lot for work or pleasure, you don’t have to put your language lessons on hold while you do. Unlike, say, the London Underground, using Skype to “travel” to your tutor is free. The lessons can be as short (or as long!) as you […]

Hindrances to language learning: money

September 30, 2011


Have you looked at the price of Rosetta Stone, private tuition, or immersion courses abroad and discounted yourself from language learning? Don’t! Good as those may be (and certainly immersion courses in particular are very effective), there are cheaper ways to study a language. 1. Get free resources.  I know I harp on about these all […]