If you are an enthusiastic language learner, chances are you will want to set goals to enhance your language learning this new year. How do you plan on doing so? You can follow the recommendations listed below.
• Make specific goals – If you’re planning to learn a new language or improve your skills in a language you’ve only just learned, you need to list out your goals explicitly. Do you want to be able to write in the language you’re learning or simply be able to communicate at a basic level? Being specific about your goals keeps you more motivated.
• Assess your current skill level – You might be telling people that you can write in three different foreign languages. But really, how well and how much does your literary skill go with reference to these languages? Can you draft a couple of words only, or can you write a full essay? Only when you know which skill level you are at in the present and complete it, will you be able to graduate to the next level.
• Measure progress – As you proceed with your Language learning, you will tools which will help you study your progress. They will help you learn better and also give you a confidence boost! Figure out which means you will use for this purpose and utilize them! You will be able to acknowledge and appreciate your language learning breakthroughs better.