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  • Are you thinking of learning a new language but you don't know where to start?

  • No matter how difficult your target language is, these tips will help you out.

  • So here they are.

  • Tip number 1: Start with the basics

  • To build a strong foundation, start by learning the alphabets, greetings, numbers, 100 most common words, and basic grammar like sentence structure.

  • Tip number 2: Make it your lifestyle

  • Whatever you do, do it with your target language, from chatting with your friends to speaking to yourself or your pets.

  • Do everything with your target language.

  • Tip number 3: Read aloud

  • Reading aloud helps you practice your pronunciation and boost your confidence when speaking.

  • Tip number 4: Listen, listen, and listen

  • Listen to podcasts, audiobooks or watch movies, you'll be amazed how much you will learn, which leads us to.

  • Tip number 5: Speak to a native speaker

  • If you can travel to where your target language is spoken, DO IT, if not, use Skype, join forums or join Facebook groups, links in the description below.

  • Tip number 6: Use language-learning apps

  • There are plenty of language-learning apps, free ones like Duolingo, or subscription-based ones like Babbel.

  • Try them.

  • Tip number 7: Learn to think in your target language

  • Don't just translate.

  • Try to understand the culture behind your target language.

  • Tip number 8: Use facial expression or use your hands when you don't find the right words

  • Don't use your native language.

  • Tip number 9: Don't be shy, just speak, and dive in.

  • Tip number 10: Find out what works for you

  • Don't compare yourself with others, do what you like to do, and have fun.

  • Well, that's all for today's video, thank you.

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Are you thinking of learning a new language but you don't know where to start?

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