How to maintain your proficiency

How to maintain your proficiency

April 27, 2020 Ian 0

Initially, the title of this article was “How to maintain your proficiency in German” but I decided to change it because I think the principles work regardless of the foreign […]

Rosetta Stone after a week of use

April 24, 2020 Ian 1

Rosetta Stone is one of the most hated companies by the language learners community. And it is because of the many articles and posts on reddit and quora saying how […]

German proficiency exams explained

German proficiency exams explained

April 21, 2020 Ian 0

There are many certificates and exams to show your CEFR level of German. So many, so many times you can’t understand the differences between them. And, even though I still […]

My first steps in Hebrew

My first steps in Hebrew

April 20, 2020 Ian 0

Although (theoretically) I have been learning Hebrew for almost a month, laziness has made me allocate only one hour per day for this language. So, within a month, I was […]

Michel Thomas’s method explained

April 16, 2020 Ian 0

After completing Michel Thomas’ Foundation, Builder, Advanced and Vocabulary courses for Spanish, I think I can explain what the “secret” of this method is. In the last 2 decades, a […]

My opinion about Assimil

April 15, 2020 Ian 0

My experience with Assimil: I went through a quarter of Assimil Perfectionnement Allemand, all 109 lessons from Assimil Spanish with Ease and half from Assimil Hebrew. I have seen many […]

How I got from B1 to B2+ in German

April 14, 2020 Ian 4

I have been speaking German since I was four, largely because my parents put a great emphasis on learning this foreign language. But due to the incompetence of the school […]

My opinion about Glossika

April 6, 2020 Ian 2

Most language learners probably haven’t heard of Glossika. Indeed, this product does not enjoy too much popularity, perhaps because of the relatively high price (30$ per month or 298$ per […]