Monday, August 6, 2007

From Babbling to Jabbering

When you study a new language for months and still can say little, it can get discouraging. I try to think of it as a game, although that doesn't give an excuse not to work hard. The CNN article below offers some encouraging perspective:

How babies go from babbling to jabbering

Since I got back to Taiwan, I've studied Taiwanese full-time for three weeks. I'm still about a year away from fluency, but light years further along than I was before I left last year!

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