Learning languages changes your life.
I discovered this fact over a decade ago, when I saw the world that opened to me by speaking English.
Since then, I’ve studied 20 languages and can now speak six (French, English, Japanese, Korean, Spanish, and Mandarin) at a comfortable level.
Languages have allowed me to live in Japan for 5 years, visit many countries, and living extraordinary experiences with native speakers and other learners.
The Average Polyglot is my way of helping you discover the world of foreign languages. I want to share my love for their intricacies while giving you tips to make the journey easier and fun.
Since January 2021, I’ve been sharing weekly 7 Bullet Points about language learning every Tuesday. Each edition includes:
🎥 A video I watched
📚 An article I read
✍🏽 An article I wrote
🎧 A podcast I listened to
🌎 A cultural point that varies around the world
📜 A quote about learning to ponder
🌐 A lesser-known language’s history and construction
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By becoming a paid subscriber, you make me very happy for supporting my work!
Don’t worry, though, there’s also something in it for you!
As a paid subscriber, you’ll join the inner circle. You’ll receive two series:
✨Lesser-Known Language (LKL): In this monthly series out on the first Monday of the month, I go deep on one language. I talk about its people’s history, their culture, and how the language is constructed. You’ll even come out with a very good basis to learn the language should you want!
💭 Thursday’s Thousandth Thought (TTT): In this bi-weekly series, I open myself to you by sharing my doubts and reflections. These will mostly be about languages, but you can rest assured I’ll ramble about something else too! If you have a topic you want me to ramble about, I’ll tackle it too! 😉
On top of this, you’ll also get to:
Choose which language I will delve into in the LKL deep-dives!
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Thank you and see you on the inside!
The average polyglot,
Mathias (마티아스, マティアス, 马蒂耶斯)