Language Log #3: Looking back and ahead

Last year (summer 2016) I started learning Korean. It wasn’t exactly a bucket list language, but I joined an evening class with a friend. I had a really fun year learning it, but unfortunately this summer classes ended (not enough people interested, sadly). I continued studying on my own, with …

Language Log #1: Contemplating languages

I am a linguaphile. I am completely intrigued by languages. I love looking at the links between different languages, similarities and differences, language jokes and memes, and yes, I love learning languages. What I am most definitely not: a talented polyglot. There are many things that get in the way …