Detailed and Honest RussianPod101 Review

RussianPod101 Review

It can be hard to find good, reliable resources for learning the Russian language. I became a fluent speaker of Russian while doing language immersion in Russia recently and I can say from experience that it was a daily struggle without good learning material. For such an important language like Russian there’s a disappointing lack… [Read More]

25 Prolific Language Learning Bloggers You Should Follow

Jana Fadness

UPDATE: The original list here has been updated, revised and expanded (again) for 2015. If you’re after a high quality resource for the language you’re learning then have a listen to this. It’s one of the most comprehensive and detailed natural dialogue courses I’ve used (see my review here). *** I thought I’d put together a short… [Read More]

Learning The Irish Language? These Are The Resources You Need

Seachtain na Gaeilge

Seachtain na Gaeilge shona daoibh! Happy Irish Language (Gaeilge) Week! Every year in the run-up to St. Patrick’s Day there’s a festival that runs in Ireland and in many other pockets of the globe from the 1st to the 17th of March which is aimed at celebrating and raising awareness of the Irish language and culture…. [Read More]

The Most Honest Pimsleur Review You’ll Ever Read

Pimsleur Method

“Practically everybody believes that learning must build up gradually from the simple to the complex… My principle is this: Learn the hardest thing first and the rest will then seem easy.” – Paul Pimsleur *** UPDATE: For a much more comprehensive audio course alternative to Pimsleur, check this out as well. The dialogues and pronunciation are… [Read More]