53% of Frenchpod101.com 2,300 Word Vocabulary Spaced Repetition Card Deck September 26 2017

(Get 20 Bonus Videos from Frenchpod101 here. And/or, just sign up for free here.)     For years I couldn’t learn French vocabulary. I’d make lists, make cards, buy cards, and nothing really would stick. Especially over time, the vocabulary would evaporate. Frenchpod101.com changed everything. The reason is their turn-key system of spaced-repetition vocabulary study. It […]

50% of Frenchpod101.com 2,300 Word Vocabulary Spaced Repetition Card Deck September 26 2017

(Get 20 Bonus Videos from Frenchpod101 here. And/or, just sign up for free here.)     For years I couldn’t learn French vocabulary. I’d make lists, make cards, buy cards, and nothing really would stick. Especially over time, the vocabulary would evaporate. Frenchpod101.com changed everything. The reason is their turn-key system of spaced-repetition vocabulary study. It […]

45% of Frenchpod101.com 2,300 Word Vocabulary Spaced Repetition Card Deck September 21 2017

(Get 20 Bonus Videos from Frenchpod101 here. And/or, just sign up for free here.)     For years I couldn’t learn French vocabulary. I’d make lists, make cards, buy cards, and nothing really would stick. Especially over time, the vocabulary would evaporate. Frenchpod101.com changed everything. The reason is their turn-key system of spaced-repetition vocabulary study. It […]

42% of Frenchpod101.com 2,300 Word Vocabulary Spaced Repetition Card Deck September 18, 2017

History: September 17, 2017 – 40% of 2,300 words (Get 20 Bonus Videos from Frenchpod101 here. And/or, just sign up for free here.)   Even mnemonics doesn’t really hold a candle to spaced-repetition flash cards programs. This technology, spaced-repetition flash card technology, wasn’t widely available before about 2010, in a big way. It automatically serves up […]

40% of Frenchpod101.com 2,000 Word Vocabulary Spaced Repetition Card Deck September 17 2017

(Get 20 Bonus Videos from Frenchpod101 here. And/or, just sign up for free here.)   For years I couldn’t learn French vocabulary. I’d make lists, make cards, buy cards, and nothing really would stick. Especially over time, the vocabulary would evaporate. Frenchpod101.com changed everything. The reason is their turn-key system of spaced-repetition vocabulary study. It automatically […]

Memorizing vocabulary is like hiking new territory

Memorizing a language vocabulary is a kind of endurance exercise. Slow endurance. And pleasant, like walking. It’s also exploration. Your brain sizzles with new connections. Memorizing a language vocabulary has much in common with hiking a national park which is new to you. But walking aimlessly is a danger to meaningful progress. You need a […]

Can you master 140 or more French survival phrases in just two days?

Learning vocabulary (survival phrases are a kind of vocabulary, in my opinion) is incredibly fast with spaced repetition flash cards. It’s technologically-aided memorization, and it’s the difference between riding a horse and driving a car. No time here to go into details of why. See this post if you want the low down on spaced […]