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Learning a language – 10 things you need to know
Donavan Whyte, vice president of enterprise and education at Rosetta Stone, says: “Language learning is best when broken down into manageable goals that are achievable over a few months. This is far more motivating and realistic.” You might be feeling ...
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Duolingo, Busuu and Other Apps Teach Languages on Phones
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This iOS app combines a modern interactive language learning style with graphics of cats. The choice of imagery is painstaking: For learning “good morning,” for example, you see a photo of a cat reading the morning newspaper. Silly, but actually a good ...
The Secret to Learning a Foreign Language as an Adult
I've learned several foreign languages as an adult. I was able to learn French to conversation fluency in 17 days using the following techniques. Note that I had previously learned Spanish to fluency so this was not my first foreign language. In summer ...
Can Language Learning Help You Achieve Your Dreams? Huffington Post
Language Learning, Propelled by Big Data CloudTweaks News
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Libraries offer free language-learning software
... in 2007, Mango Languages is the leading provider of language-learning resources in North American libraries. Mango is privately owned and headquartered in Farmington Hills, Michigan. To learn more about the company, visit www.mangolanguages.com.
Learning a new language activates same part of the brain as SEX
'The main objective of the study was to know to what extent language learning activates subcortical reward and motivational systems', explains Pablo Ripollés, PhD student at Bellvitge Biomedical Research Institute. 'The fact that language could be ...
Learning New Words 'Stimulates Same Part of Brain as Sex' Study Says International Business Times UK
Excited about new words? You're not alone The Local.es
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Language Learning with Handpicked Spanish Jams
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Learning a New Language Stimulates Same Pleasure Centres in the Brain as ...
International Business Times UK
The main objective of the study was to know to what extent language learning activates subcortical reward and motivational systems," said Pablo Ripollés, PhD student at Bellvitge Biomedical Research Institute. The researchers now hope to use results ...
Sex, chocolate… new language? Same pleasure for human brain, scientists say RT
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