Why You Should Travel Alone

When you travel, do you prefer to go with someone else?

If so, you’re missing out my friend.

Accompanied travel is limited travel.

By traveling with someone you are limiting your experiences.

Yeah, traveling with a friend can be cool. But it’s not the real cookie; not the real adventure.

To experience that, you have to go alone.

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Glossika Review: An App for Serious Language Learners

Gamification…

It is almost impossible to find a language learning app today that does not put it at the forefront of the learning process.

Gamification can certainly help when it comes to motivation, but it also disguises what the real reward of learning a language is.

The real reward is not a stupid looking hat for your childish avatar, or collecting coins that ultimately prove useless.

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Dare to Feel Bad About Your Language Learning

Boredom, frustration, a sense of inferiority.

If you’ve ever tried to learn a language, you know these feelings all too well.

You don’t want to feel them…

So you spend an enormous amount of time and energy to try and suppress them.

Why? Because you think they have tremendous power.

The power to destroy your dreams of learning another language and make you never try again.

If you allow yourself to feel their disturbance, you think you will be sucked into a deep well and never come out again.

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