Arquivo da categoria: Study tips

Avoid the frustration

If Portuguese is the first foreign language you have learnt and you’re not making the progress you’d like to be then take the time to watch this video. Steve shares his insights into why you may have trouble achieving what you want and find the learning process frustrating.

Mistakes to avoid when learning a foreign language

Some good ideas here…

Keep at it :)

Stick with it! It takes time to learn… some good tips here for you.

Not wanting to put you off here… This is an interesting quote from this article that emphasises the commitment it takes to get to a good level in any language.

‘US military personnel and State Department personnel who enroll in intensive language courses study 8 to 10 hours a day, 5 days a week (and often on the weekends too). It still takes them six months to a year and a half, depending on the language, to get proficient.’