Friday, January 23, 2009

Tim Ferriss and language learning

For those of you that haven't stumbled upon it yet, Tim Ferriss's blog is quite an interesting read, but I am of course most interested in his posts about languages, the best of which are:Once I get through Street-Smart Language Learning, you'll quickly see that I agree with almost all of his ideas.

And, courtesy of Tim's blog, here's a bonus link to a good article on frequency lists: Why and how to use frequency lists to learn words by Tom Cobb.

Top 10,000 words in Dutch, English, French, and German
Word lists based on frequency of use

1 comment:

  1. Awesome, tips about how to learn the new language. It make me very easy to learn any language.