teaching english as a foreign langauge

meme for language lovers

1. What is your mother tongue?
2. What are the official languages of the country you live in?
3. Are there any minority languages in your country? Are you interested in them?
4. Are there any minority / extinct languages you are interested in?
5. How many languages can you speak and on what level?
6. When did you start learning your second language?
7. Is second language a mandatory subject in your country and how many hours per day do children learn it?
8. What do you think about immersion? Have you ever / would you like to try it?
9. How many languages are you learning at the moment {self-study counts} ?
10. What languages would you like to learn in the {near} future?
11. Do you prefer attending courses / classes or learning on your own? Why?
12. Is there a language you have just given up on although you really wanted to master it?
13. Is {are} there word{s} you just always misspell?
14. Do you have favourite words ?
15. What aspect{s} of langauge interests you?
16. What linguistic category interests you the most? {lexicology, semantics...}
17. Favourite language teacher?
18. What does your name mean and from what language does it come from?
19. Native speaker or not, as a teacher?
20. In case you are planning to have children, would you like to raise them bilingual {multilingual}? Or in another case, what do you think about teaching such young children languages?
21. Do you think that one day we will speak only English?
22. What is the hardest langauge to learn in your opinion?
23. Favourite foreign name{s}?

Foreign Language ASMR

Is language learning stressing you out? Is it keeping you up at night? Maybe try some nice, relaxing ASMR in your target langauge. Learn a language with your eyes closed ;)

Korean

*Latte and Dana have ASMR videos that are just for teaching Korean, too! You can find those here and here

Filipino/Tagalog

Italian 

  • DesyMagic (she introduces in English but mostly speaks in Italian)

Finnish

Chinese

Russian

Multilingual


*I’m just getting into ASMR, so there are many more channels to find. I’ve seen lots of Spanish, French, and Russian channels recommended to me, but I haven’t listened to them before. If you know of any good channels, feel free to add them or to message me! 

Originally posted by prinsomnia