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Language Hacking Guide

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Hi everyone! I'm Benny Lewis from Ireland and when I was 21 years old, the only language I spoke was English! I took a little German in school but I did not do well at it and I was convinced that I would never speak another language and it just was not for me ... and then I went to Spain! I had spent 6 months there and learned almost nothing Moving to the country is not enough or studying a lot of vocabulary and grammar I've met so many people with similar stories who spent years studying a language without being able to speak it in the end It's not because they're dumb or because the language is too hard you have to apply another approach and attitude After those 6 months in Spain, I started to learn Spanish using unconventional methods I found out that there is a human aspect that is not taught in most academic courses I tried to explain this in the “Language Hacking Guide” I talked about what I learned in the last seven years and about how you can speak a language in the first week and speak really well in just a few months This isn't a step-by-step course and you won't be speaking fluently after reading the book but maybe you'll understand another way to learn a language quickly Since I can still learn a lot the Guide includes several hours of interviews with very well known language learners Everything that I've achieved, anyone else can Have a look in my blog to read some language learning tips and if you'd like to know much more, then read my Guide! Anyone can learn a language! I'm absolutely sure of it and it doesnt' have to take a huge number of years there are shortcuts, or “hacks” as I like to call them This works because if you look outside of the details and focus on the human aspect and on communication rather than how much you don't know you can achieve so much more! So, check out details below about the Language Hacking Guide and let me know what you think about it! Good luck!

Video Details

Duration: 3 minutes and 4 seconds
Country: Ireland
Language: English
Producer: Benny Lewis
Director: Benny Lewis
Views: 20,275
Posted by: irishpolyglot on Jul 3, 2010

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