BlogArchive by Category "Motivation" (Page 4)
There was an interesting thread on the LingQ Forum about how to stay motivated in language learning. There are times when not meeting one's expectations can be discouraging. Some time ago I posted here about a book by Jeffrey Schwartz called "The ...Read more How to stay motivated in language learning – the mind and the brain.
"Most folks are as happy as they make up their minds to be. " Abraham Lincoln The same can be said for language learning. "Most folks are as happy learning languages as they make up their minds to be" which equates to "Most folks learn languages a...Read more Abraham Lincoln and language learning
Tim Ferriss has produced another post on language learning called How to Learn Any Language in 3 Months.The post contains some interesting ideas. Ferriss says "Principles of cognitive neuroscience and time management can be applied to attain conve...Read more Tim Ferriss on languages again
Another important reason why input based learning is the way to go, is that it makes you independent. That is very important.Read more Become an independent language learner !
To improve in TOEIC, especially the reading section, but in fact all of TOEIC, you need to improve your reading skills. Here are some suggestions on how to do that. Extensive reading. (to increase your reading speed) A) Read a lot of easy content ...Read more How to improve your TOEIC score