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Hey Folks,
here I will post tips on how to learn a new language (e.g. German) fast and easy. I will continuously update this thread. So stay tuned und check back every once in a while :-)
Greetings
cR
P.S. Please feel free to comment what works for you and where do you see some hurdles!
asked Sep 11, 2015 in Education by Chris-T (360 points)

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**Step 01 - Get your brain in shape**

Okay let's start with our language learning adventure. In the very beginning it is absolutely necessary to build a speech center. You can compare it with a computer. To save your work, you need a hard drive (storage). Accordingly you need a speech center where you can save your new language, German!

*How do I build a speech center?*

Good thing, it is very easy! Just listen, listen and listen to the German language! Your brain does the rest. Seriously, even if you don't understand a single word, just listen, listen and listen.

This way you get used to the sound of the language and you will pretty soon see that you start realizing where words start and end.

*Any hacks to build a speech centre?*

There are different ways to get a lot of exposure to the German language. In the beginning it might be the easiest just to go out sit somewhere and listen. If you prefer a digital way here is a good idea:

Go to YouTube and search for "kindergeschichte hörbuch" which shows you a list of children audio books (always good because easy vocabulary is used and they speak slowly.)

* How long do I have to listen to the German language *

The more you listen, the better it is. In any way make sure to listen at least two hours a day to your foreign language!

That's it for step 01! Start building your speech centre and get your brain set up right. Believe me, it is the best start to learn German fast!

Greetings
cR
answered Sep 13, 2015 by Chris-T (360 points)
hi Chris, thanks for this thread here! I will try to put this into practice.
Looking forward to step 2 :)
I will try and waiting step 2 ;)
Thanks, will we have soon step 2!
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https://www.lingolia.com/files/download/lingolia_daf.pdf
there is this company named lingolia, they gave free practice materials here! it works better with instructions by some german folk. so check out if it works for you!
answered Oct 16, 2015 by refugeeswithpets (560 points)
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