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Literature and Translation matter to Language Learners (PLUS: Book Giveaway)

Literature and Translation matter to Language Learners (PLUS: Book Giveaway)

Wiktor K. June 23, 2013 1

This is a shorter post, but lots of food for thought in one quick update. Plus, there’s a free book in it for you! Read on and leave a comment to win it. Thanks

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Apps, Immersion, User Engagement – Back to Duolingo

Apps, Immersion, User Engagement – Back to Duolingo

Wiktor K. June 1, 2013 3

  If I had to find my internet sweet-spot – the language lover’s paradise, the virtual playground for foreign language study – I’d go for Duolingo. This week the Android-loving polyglots have even more

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Old Tools, New Tricks: 4 Polyglot-friendly Features

Old Tools, New Tricks: 4 Polyglot-friendly Features

Wiktor K. March 23, 2013 0

You probably know and love the feeling of discovering something new and useful in your toolbox – or a new app for your favourite phone – or a secret button in your car (OK,

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Three texts about translation, pick your level!

Three texts about translation, pick your level!

Wiktor K. January 23, 2013 0

(Image credit –Tico– via Compfight) Today i won’t write about language learning as such. You will see, however, that my other passion (translation) is just as relevant for foreign language study. And don’t worry:

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Best Translators and their language learning secrets

Best Translators and their language learning secrets

Wiktor K. November 6, 2012 0

Photo Credit: Laura via Compfight The accepted wisdom is this: when learning a foreign language, translation should be avoided and abandoned early. Tonight, I want to look at the other approach. Thanks for reading!

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Context, correction and custard tarts: What you can’t do with mobile learning

Context, correction and custard tarts: What you can’t do with mobile learning

Wiktor K. October 27, 2012 0

It started with a picture of a cake, and ended with reflections on mobile learning. Read on to find how I got here. Thanks for reading! If you’re interested in more – why not

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