The secrets of learning a new language
Learning a new language is all about passion
Want to learn a new language but feel daunted or unsure where to begin? You don't need some special talent or a "language gene," says Lýdia Machová. In an upbeat, inspiring talk, she reveals the secrets of polyglots (people who speak multiple languages) and shares four principles to help unlock your own hidden language talent -- and have fun while doing it.
Learning a new language is all about passion: how much you love that language. If you really love that language, you will find a way to improve it, such as talking to native speakers, practice it in front of the mirror etc. Most importantly, we should not afraid of making any mistakes while speaking a new language.
1- Make the learning fun.
2-Don't compare yourself with other learners.
3- Be Patient (Don’t say when I learn the language like a native, make it step by step).
4- Make a suitable method for you, there’re thousands of methods to learn a language choose a fun method.
5-Discipline, you have to practice the language every single day.
6- Listen at least for 30 minutes.
7- Read a novel or news or anything you are interested in for 30 minutes.
8- Speak with yourself or a partner if you have, discuss different topics, or before you go to sleep talk with yourself about what happened in your day.
9- Learn 5 new words or sentences and repeat them every day, use them in your conversations.
10-Remind yourself about the benefits of learning this language, That will motivate you.