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How to learn languages quickly and effectively?
Jak uczyć się języka szybko i efektywnie?
Wie soll man eine Sprache schnell und effektiv lernen? 

Check our weekly Thursday post, mostly in English.
Sprawdź nasze cotygodniowe posty, głównie po angielsku, czasem po polsku.

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How to learn languages on your own

THESE #3 SIMPLE TIPS WILL MAKE YOU LEARN LANGUAGES IN A FAST AND EFFICIENT WAY

THESE #3 SIMPLE TIPS WILL MAKE YOU LEARN LANGUAGES IN A FAST AND EFFICIENT WAY

TIP #1 Find the need to learn a language INSIDE you.
Learning the language is like quitting smoking or loosing weight.
If you don't decide and make a no-going-back contract with yourself, it will NEVER happen!

HOW TO CONTROL PROCRASTINATION?

HOW TO CONTROL PROCRASTINATION?

What is procrastination? To put it shortly the ability of the human brain to avoiding changes and doing the things that don't push us out our comfort zone for as long as possible.
How to control it when it comes to language learning?

3-SECOND RULE

3-SECOND RULE

3-SECOND RULE
Do you want to learn a language, finish, achieve or accomplish something?
Then you have to apply the 3-second rule to your daily routine.
How to do it?
REGUŁA 3 SEKUND PO POLSKU

WHO AM I?

WHO AM I?

Hi everyone! My name is Joanna. I speak several languages fluently and have experience in teaching, guiding, sales, export and recruiting. I have my own company in which I check the language knowledge of future job candidates (LANGcheck) and guide people how to learn languages on their own effectively (LANGguiding).

BLENDING CASE STUDY

BLENDING CASE STUDY: A PRODUCTIVE WAY OF COINING NEW WORDS IN ENGLISH

Blending is a very productive process of word building in modern English. That is one of the ways to create neologisms. This is my favourite way of coining new words, simply because it is very creative. Plus, when you know what words coined the new word there is absolutely no problem to guess the meaning.

ORGANISE YOURSELF! THESE #3 SIMPLE TIPS WILL HELP YOU FIND TIME TO LEARN LANGUAGES EFFECTIVELY

ORGANISE YOURSELF! THESE #3 SIMPLE TIPS WILL HELP YOU FIND TIME TO LEARN LANGUAGES EFFECTIVELY

Effective and easy way to finally find time to learn a language!
ORGANISE YOURSELF! These #3 simple tips will help you find time to learn languages effectively
I don't have time to learn languages... How many times have you said that? Let's check if it is really true, shall we? :)

SHOULD I LEARN 2 LANGUAGES AT ONCE?

SHOULD I LEARN 2 LANGUAGES AT ONCE?

Many people ask me if they should learn 2 or even more languages at the same time. The thing is that if you want, nobody can stop you, but to my mind it wouldn't be very efficient.

CHECK THE NAME OF THE PRODUCT BEFORE EXPORTING IT

CHECK THE NAME OF THE PRODUCT BEFORE EXPORTING IT

How important it is to check the name of the product before launching if you plan to export it?
PO POLSKU AUF DEUTSCH ПО РУССКИЙ

HOW MUCH TIME DOES IT TAKE TO LEARN A LANGUAGE?

HOW MUCH TIME DOES IT TAKE TO LEARN A LANGUAGE?

According to FSI you need ca 750h to learn Spanish or French, 900h to learn German, 1100h to learn Polish or Russian and 2200h to learn Arabic or Chinese.

ALPHABET POSTS

How to nail various writing systems: alphabets, abjads, syllabaries

HOW TO NAIL THE RUSSIAN ALPHABET?

HOW TO NAIL THE RUSSIAN ALPHABET? PART 1 & PART 2

Learning a new script can be challenging and many people are put off when the language they consider learning involves getting acquainted with a different writing system. I have learned some languages because they have a different script and it was a very interesting experience.

HOW TO NAIL THE ARABIC ALPHABET?

HOW TO NAIL THE ARABIC ALPHABET?

Coming soon...
In the meantime, check our other posts.

HOW TO NAIL THE GREEK ALPHABET?

HOW TO NAIL THE GREEK ALPHABET?

Coming soon...
In the meantime, check our other posts.

Let's learn together

Posts with materials to learn various languages

HOW TO LEARN THE NAMES OF THE DAYS OF THE WEEK IN ANY LANGUAGE? MONDAY

HOW TO LEARN THE NAMES OF THE DAYS OF THE WEEK IN ANY LANGUAGE? MONDAY

I have always been fascinated with etymology, and wrote my MA thesis on borrowings. I find understanding of the language structure of utmost importance to learning it much faster and in a more effective way.

LEARNING SPANISH THROUGH SONGS: DESPACITO PART 1

LEARNING SPANISH THROUGH SONGS: DESPACITO PART 1

You've probably heard it a zillion of times, not even knowing it (5,5bln yt views must have come from somewhere). Why not learn the vocabulary, which is pretty basic Spanish. Without further ado, let's cut to the chase.

ENGLISH JOB SLANG

ENGLISH JOB SLANG

Are you a jet set, Jane / John Doe or neither?
Are you a key player, a huckster or a drummer? Or maybe you have a dead-end job and need send some bragsheets out?

ETYMOLOGY VS FOLK ETYMOLOGY – UNDERSTANDING THE WORDS

ETYMOLOGY VS FOLK ETYMOLOGY – UNDERSTANDING THE WORDS

I have already shared with you my approach towards understanding etymology of the words you are learning – by understanding their history, you will remember them better. They will cease to be a strange mix of letter and start to be interesting histories.

(ITALIAN) BORROWINGS: A WAY TO LEARN LANGUAGES FASTER

(ITALIAN) BORROWINGS: A WAY TO LEARN LANGUAGES FASTER

It's good to start with the words that you might actually know, no matter if they are lexical borrowings or loanwords or cognates.
Even if the language is quite distant to your mother tongue or the ones that you actually know, it is highly unlikely that they do not have words borrowed from one another. 

THE HISTORY OF THE WORD F**K

THE HISTORY OF THE WORD F**K

Some believe that it is an acronym of Fornication Under Consent of the King and people during coitus used to put that on their door. Don't believe that, it's just an example of funny folk etymology.

TONGUE TWISTERS / СКОРОГОВОРКИ / ZUNGENBRECHER

TONGUE TWISTERS / СКОРОГОВОРКИ / ZUNGENBRECHER

Regardless of the language, we have a very international phenomenon, everywhere we go, we can find sentences that are difficult to pronounce, mostly for kids, but also for foreigners.

JĘZYKI OBCE I BIZNES - WYKŁAD UG

JĘZYKI OBCE I BIZNES - WYKŁAD UNIWERSYTET GDAŃSKI

Dostępny wkrótce...

NEW YEAR'S RESOLUTIONS

NEW YEAR'S RESOLUTIONS

New Year always seems to be like a new journey. What is the new year going to be for you?
POSTANOWIENIA NOWOROCZNE PO POLSKU

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LANGguiding przewodnik językowy

LANGguiding / przewodnik językowy / is an online course explaining how to learn languages on your own using mostly free materials. It tackles all the aspects of language learning, that are often disregarded. From the premium course you will learn: speaking, writing, listening, reading, grammar, vocabulary, pronunciation, culture, immersion and plan. You can also choose the aspect that interests you the most and work only on that. 

LANGcheck Online service enabling verifying / checking language knowledge of the future job candidate. You can check from one up to three languages with one candidate. If you conduct a lot of recruitment processes, you can buy a pack of langcheck and get a more competitive price. If you have any questions, don't hesitate to contact us.

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LANGstickS

LANGstickS Sets of words in different languages, with example sentences and mp3 recordings with the possibility to print them out and stick wherever you feel necessary, on the objects, in your calendar, on the fridge. Thanks to that approach you will learn the words in no time, you will immerse in the language you are learning and speed up the learning process significantly.

LANGcoaches Jako Do you have problems with systematic language learning? We have a solution for you! Our LANGcoaches service will help you learn every day. We will send you reminders, and depending on the monthly plan you choose, motivational quotes and language learning methods and how to use them. A test is carried out at the beginning of our cooperation, so that the whole language coaching tool really works.

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