Category Archives: Language Challenges

Learning Mandarin Chinese in 90 Days

This month, I finished my latest language challenge to learn enough Mandarin in 90 days to be able to hold a 15 minute conversation with a native speaker. I have done these 90 day language challenges before. This time was … Continue reading

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Learning Catalan in 90 Days

I recently finished my latest language challenge in Catalan. The idea is that you set yourself a goal of being able to hold a 15 minute conversation with a native speaker of your chosen language after 90 days. I completed … Continue reading

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Learning Scottish Gaelic in 90 Days

Gaelic was the language of my ancestors and in fact my great-grandfather taught it to adults in evening classes but it was never passed down to me. It was not easy to find a course and there was only one … Continue reading

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