Monthly Archives: December 2013

Learn Thai Podcast Features

Here is a rundown of Learn Thai Podcast‘s features so you can decide if it will be helpful to you. The Dashboard There are three ways to get to the lessons you want. The first is to click on any … Continue reading

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Four Weeks In

On December 2nd I posted my plan to learn 100 words a week and build to a 5,000 word active vocabulary by the end on 2014. I’m happy to post that I’m right on track, having learned 400 new words … Continue reading

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Get Your Head Out of the Gutter

Yes, I realize all the screenshots on the last couple posts show the pages my browser is open to, and one of them looks a bit suspect, but just like all the other tabs, it’s open to a harmless Thai … Continue reading

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ThaiPod101 Features

Just because I chose Learn Thai Podcast over ThaiPod101 doesn’t mean ThaiPod101 is useless. It actually has a lot of pretty great features. If I could afford them both, I probably would subscribe to both. To its credit, the more … Continue reading

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Why I Chose Learn Thai Podcast over ThaiPod101

After I finished Pimsleur, I knew I wanted a program that could help me with listening, reading, vocabulary development, and sentence variety. My textbooks just have audio of word lists and sample sentences and/or choppy, overly formal dialogues. Those serve … Continue reading

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On Language Confusion: ภาษา Español

On Wednesday of this week I was called into an IEP meeting with absolutely no notice. The mother only spoke Spanish, so I switched immediately into Spanish mode as I often do in such situations. But this time, something odd … Continue reading

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Italki Review

I stayed home sick for two days this week, which means I spent an inordinate amount of time surfing the internet. In that time, though, I came across the most exciting site I’ve seen in a long time: italki.com. There … Continue reading

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