April 8, 2013


One of my biggest struggles with language acquisition is vocabulary. I can fly through grammar. But then when someone asks me how to say something, I have absolutely no clue, just because I spend zero time actually using words. I just study them.

"How do you say tree in Russian?"

"I don’t know, but would you like to know about the genitive case?"

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    YES. THIS ALL THE TIME.
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    please explain that case to me please explain every case to me
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    The worst is when everyone else in your class is fine with vocab but struggles with cases and you have nobody to relate...
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    Wow, really? That’s funny, I’m more of the opposite. I dislike learning grammar and when I teach myself languages I tend...
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    OMG I HAVE THE SAME PROBLEM!!!!!
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    Willkommen auf meiner Klasse „Lesen Deutsch”
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