Language Learning for Introverts: An Anxious Guide to Mastering a Second Tongue

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This is a step-by-step collection of successful anecdotes and ideas that might come in handy if you are planning on learning a new language — or can’t seem to find a way to do it without betraying your much treasured solitude.

Step 1: Observe.

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Step 2: Get the Basics Right.

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Step 3 (optional): Test the Waters.

Step 4: Think.

Step 5: Read, Watch and Explore.

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Anthropologist & User Experience Designer. I write about science and technology. Robot whisperer. VR enthusiast. Gamer. @yisela_at www.yisela.com

Anthropologist & User Experience Designer. I write about science and technology. Robot whisperer. VR enthusiast. Gamer. @yisela_at www.yisela.com