Sometimes I read all these frankly tediously upbeat blog posts about language learning, personal growth, how to overcome any obstacle in ten easy steps and so on and so forth. Honestly. My mood today is not suitable for all this … Continue reading
Monthly Archives: March 2014
Well there I was thinking that crema meant ‘cream’ in Italian when suddenly it is brought to my attention that it means custard. You could’ve knocked me down with a feather. If you want to ask for a hot chocolate with … Continue reading
There is an internet meme regarding language learning, and is states ‘all languages are equally easy to learn’ with the inference that they all take a similar amount of time. My experience of learning Polish for the last 18 months … Continue reading
I’ve just added a section on Belarusian to Surface Languages. Audio will be coming shortly. I hope. I had mentioned adding Basque, but as yet have been unable to find a translator. Peace, MF.