Today, I wanted to show you three new types of flashcards that I’ve been using lately to learn Spanish, along with a new flashcard model for Anki that will let you create these three new flashcards really quickly. I’ll start by showing you what the cards look like, and then I’ll show you how to make them […]
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Back when I was writing Fluent Forever, I wrote a chapter about how grammar works and what it does. Ultimately, my editor and I decided to cut it, because it interrupted the flow of the book, and because people tend to dislike grammar, since it can be confusing and finicky.I think we made the right decision […]
Japanese has been my pet project for nearly 2 years. Those of you who have been following the blog closely have seen me update my model flashcard decks, add new plugins, make new video walkthroughs, update my model decks again, and so on. Over the course of trial-and-erroring my way through the language, I now have […]
Back at the end of February, I posted my Japanese Radical Deck. That was meant to help Japanese students build a framework so that they could actually remember Japanese kanji. In the comments thread, there was a fair bit of discussion as to how to modify that deck to make it work for Mandarin or Cantonese. […]
Hi, all! One of our wonderful readers translated the 625 list into Persian, so if any of you want it, download it here: http://www.fluent-forever.com/downloads/625Persian.docx
A reader just sent us a Google Calendar he made that lets you know which section of your Leitner Box to study each day. So we figured we’d share it with y’all. Enjoy! https://calendar.google.com/calendar/ical/n99u1bg46sbtur7aoovvtjf3b8%40group.calendar.google.com/private-40d5a5a513dbc7a3a320ab20ff3485d4/basic.ics To add it to your Google Calendar, open Google Calendar, find “Other calendars” and click the down arrow, select “Add by […]
Hi all! Just a quick note for any of you learning Bosnian: one of our readers got the 625 list translated into that language, so if any of you want it, grab it here: http://www.fluent-forever.com/downloads/625Bosnian.docx In other news, we’re currently on the final, final stages of Arabic and can’t *wait* to be done with this […]