Language is Culture Podcast

Do you want to learn a language? Maybe you want to improve a language you’ve already started learning? Or perhaps what you need is motivation to keep going? Well if that’s the case, you’ve come to the right place. Here we combine the success stories of everyday learners with advice from experts to equip you with the necessary tools and motivation. It’s easy to make excuses for not learning a language, but we're here to show you that It doesn’t matter if you’re a full-time student, parent or work 9-5, with the right methods and motivation you can succeed. If you’re ready to take your language learning to the next level, take a look at what we have to offer. Let yourself be inspired by real people who have managed to get real results. http://www.languageisculture.com

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http://www.languageisculture.com
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Do you want to learn a language? Maybe you want to improve a language you’ve already started learning? Or perhaps what you need is motivation to keep going? Well if that’s the case, you’ve come to the right place. Here we combine the success stories of everyday learners with advice from experts to equip you with the necessary tools and motivation. It’s easy to make excuses for not learning a language, but we're here to show you that It doesn’t matter if you’re a full-time student, parent or work 9-5, with the right methods and motivation you can succeed. If you’re ready to take your language learning to the next level, take a look at what we have to offer. Let yourself be inspired by real people who have managed to get real results. http://www.languageisculture.com
Language
🇬🇧 English
last modified
2015-10-28 06:22
last episode published
2014-12-30 12:00
publication frequency
11.58 days
Contributors
David Mansaray author   owner  
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false
Number of Episodes
29
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Society & Culture Education Language Courses

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Episodes

Date Thumb Title & Description Contributors
30.12.2014

EP40 - How to Make the Most of a Language Tutor (Judith Meyer)

What makes a good language tutor? How do we make the most of the time spent with one?  Today we’ve invited Judith Meyer, a 29-year-old German polyglot and computational linguist from Berlin to share her thoughts.In this episode of the podcast we discus...
19.12.2014

EP39 - Language and Life

10.12.2014

EP38 - Are English Speakers Bad at Learning Foreign Languages? (Alex Rawlings)

In this episode of the podcast with Alex Rawlings, Britain’s most multilingual student, we discuss:Why an English speaker should learn a foreign languageThe psychological and cultural barriers English speakers face when learning languageWhat the benefi...
7.12.2014

EP37 - How to Develop a Feel for a Foreign Language (Chris Parker)

Chris Parker started to study Mandarin in 2006. He has worked as a translator and simultaneous interpreter between Chinese and English, and has taught interpretation in the UK and in Beijing.In this episode of the podcast we discuss:Chris' experience l...
4.12.2014

EP36 - Success with Language Learning

2.12.2014

EP35 - Language Learning as a Tool for Personal Development (Randy Hunt)

Randy Hunt is on a mission to learn a new language fluently every year. His passion for learning about other cultures and meeting new people has helped him succeed with languages. Listen to this episode where he shares how languages have helped him liv...
28.11.2014

EP34 - Does language learning become difficult as we get older? (Steve Kaufmann)

In this episode of the podcast, Steve Kaufmann, a very popular language blogger, shares his experience learning languages for over 50 years. Steve  spoke only English until the age of seventeen and now he’s able to speak 12 languages at the age of 68.I...
16.11.2014

EP33 - Everything You Need to Know About Taking Language Classes Online (María Arlandis )

In this episode of the podcast, Ellen Jovin shares her insights about the differences between self-learning  and learning in an institution. Ellen Jovin studied languages at Harvard University, decided to quit graduate school, and then started a  proje...
9.11.2014

EP32 - How to Listen Your Way to Fluency in a Foreign Language (Vladimir Skultety)

 This episode of the podcast is about using “Mass listening” as  a shortcut to developing fluency in a foreign language. Vladimir Skultety is an experienced language learning who speaks more than 10 languages. He’s used this approach to develop advance...
6.11.2014

EP31 - Can You Really Learn a Language Well Without Taking Classes? (Ellen Jovin)

In this episode of the podcast, Ellen Jovin shares her insights about the differences between self-learning  and learning in an institution. Ellen Jovin studied languages at Harvard University, decided to quit graduate school, and then started a  proje...
3.11.2014

EP30 - How to Become Integrated Into a New Culture for Language Learning (Richard Simcott)

In this episode of the podcast, hyper-polyglot Richard Simcott shares his insights on becoming integrated into a new culture and its implications on language learning. Richard Simcott has studied more than 30 different languages and traveling to countr...
22.10.2014

EP28 - Language Learning and Travel

10.10.2014

EP 26 - Personality and Language Learning

5.10.2014

EP 25 - Developing the Language Learning Skill

2.10.2014

EP24 - Overcoming Disadvantages

30.09.2014

EP23 - Overcoming Racism and Xenophobia (Baye McNeil)

Baye McNeil discusses his expereinces with racism and xenophobia in America and Japan.
25.09.2014

EP22 - Italian Culture ( M. Elizabeth Evans)

All about the Italian culture :)
21.09.2014

EP21 - My Talk at the Polyglot Gathering 2014 (David Mansaray)

A recording of a talk I gave (David Mansaray) at the Polyglot Gathering, 2014 about the personal transformation I've gone through because of language learning. 
14.09.2014

EP20 - The Input Hypothesis (Dr. Stephen Krashen)

Dr. Stephen Krashen talks about the input hypothesis. He speaks about what it is, how it was discovered and what langauge learners can do to embrace it to improve their langauge learning. 
31.08.2014

EP19 - The Transformational Journey in Language Learning (John Fotheringham)

27.08.2014

EP18 - How to Develop Fluency with Sentences (Mike Campbell)

Mike Cambell is a polyglot and linguist with over 20 years of expereince learning languages. In this episode of the podcast we disccus: How to translate ideas Why it’s important to translate ideas instead grammatically correct sentences The importance ...
17.05.2014

Ep15 - Engineering the Successful Language Learner's Mindset (Michał Grześkowiak)

Michał Grześkowiak is passionate coach for life and language, musician, polyglot, marathon runner and speaker who inspires people to reach their full potential.His language learning journey didn't start too long ago but he already has half a dozen lang...
11.05.2014

EP14 - How to Live your Life through Language (Luca Lampariello)

Luca is an Italian polyglot and a prolific YouTuber who after many years struggling to make progress with languages found a way to learn in his home country, without taking classes and is now able to speak 12 fluently.He’s often mistaken for a native s...
16.04.2014

EP13 - How to Memorise Foreign Language Vocabulary Easily (Anthony Metivier)

Do you have a bad memory?Are there words that don't stick, no matter what you do?Wouldn't it be nice to memorise vocabulary, grammar rules, pronunciation and anything you can think of painlessly?Ladies and Gents, this is a very special episode. We've i...
30.03.2014

EP11 - How to Become Good at Language Learning (Anthony Lauder)

Anthony Lauder's big question for the past five years has been: "can a language dunce ever become good at languages”?He's experimented with lots of different techniques, lived in a number of different countries, and succeeded in his attempt to learn a ...
24.03.2014

EP10 - Everything you Need to Know about Improving Foreign Language Pronunciation (Olle Linge)

One of the most popular questions we are asked is: “How can I improve my pronunciation?”. Pronunciation is an integral part of language, it plays a big role in communication, building empathy with your interlocutor, as well as creating a virtuous, moti...
6.03.2014

EP9 - How to Learn a Language Without Travelling Abroad (Keith Brooks)

“You need to live in a foreign country to learn the language.”“ Immersion is the only way to learn.”Do these phrases sound familiar ? Having to live in a country to learn its local language is, hands down, the biggest myth in language learning.That’s w...
20.02.2014

EP8 - How Learning a Language Can Impact Your Life and Personality (Olly Richards)

In this episode of the podcast, our guest is Olly Richards, the polyglot behind "I Will Teach You A Language".  Olly has learned 7 languages while living in different countries around the world and he's passionate about fast and efficient learning stra...
9.02.2014

EP7 - An Insight Into Mastering The Japanese Language and Understanding Japanese Culture (Luca Toma)

In this episode of the podcast, Luca Toma shares his experience living in Tokyo, Japan for 10 years and teaching Japanese and Italian. Luca  graduated in Japanese Language and Literature and works as a translator from Japanese to Italian and also teach...