Stupid Tip of the Day: Learning Another Language When You Have No Time

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    You can purchase those language courses and study them intensely — but is it really worth your time to learn as much of a language as possible just so that you may use it for the five days you will be in that country? Learning a language is more than just learning the words and their order. It also entails sentence structure, pronunciation, intonation, grammar and local dialect, amongst other elements. Language can be intimidating enough just learning it without sounding silly speaking it... ...but trying to cram as much of learning a language as possible in a limited period of time can be an exercise in futility — especially when... The post Stupid Tip of the Day: Learning Another Language When You Have No Time appeared first on The Gate.

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