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What is the greatest language learning tip...

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What is the greatest language learning tip you could share with the community for a new year of study?

12/30/2017, 11:44:14 PM

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https://www.duolingo.com/Dcarl1
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Persistence and repetition. It’s not hard to learn languages - kids do it all the time - but it takes a lot of time.

Also, as much as possible find people to speak with. I’m probably B2 in reading and A2(-) in speaking, as I have a fear of making mistakes.

12/31/2017, 12:01:27 AM

https://www.duolingo.com/HelenDaisy
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I wish that I had repeated every phrase out loud right from the beginning to try to help my fear of speaking.

12/31/2017, 7:43:27 AM

https://www.duolingo.com/redneckray

Be a tortoise not a hare.

Rinse and repeat, rinse and repeat. when a lesson gets boring the app will not show it to you anymore.

Then you will really know that lesson.

Ignore those who insist they have mastered a language because they did all the lessons in 23.4 hours.

All they did was pass the lessons but they couldn't order a ham sandwich nor ask which way to the mens room.

12/31/2017, 12:08:56 AM

https://www.duolingo.com/ClaireSutton1979

Don't stress about new modules that blow your mind, a week later they will start to make sense. Persistence is definitely the key, for me anyway! :-)

12/31/2017, 12:28:38 AM

https://www.duolingo.com/EmperorIguana42
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Never give up

12/31/2017, 12:01:50 AM

https://www.duolingo.com/LasCicatrices

When you realize you're struggling with a specific word, write it and/or put it in a list. When you've finished with several Duolingo lessons (and redone them), you will have a list of "priority" words- words that need much more attention than other ones that you aren't struggling with. This method works well for me personally, but we all have different methods. Just a suggestion ^^

12/31/2017, 12:24:27 AM

https://www.duolingo.com/salim40349
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Put to use what you have learnt.

12/31/2017, 12:57:55 AM

https://www.duolingo.com/ahau.3
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Keep motivation alive ;)

12/31/2017, 1:56:12 AM

https://www.duolingo.com/ngraner42
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Do the things you like, it is going to be a long haul. Focus on the parts you are most interested in.

12/31/2017, 1:19:00 AM

https://www.duolingo.com/BonBonChat
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use visuals with note cards and matching games and immerse yourself in films and music.

12/31/2017, 1:25:45 AM

https://www.duolingo.com/Lau-GP
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Practice and practice, every single day.

12/31/2017, 7:11:31 AM
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