When you study a foreign language – there are lots of patterns you see, and lots of patterns you don’t see. The ForNerds method for learning languages is based on the observation that: if you understand the patterns of sounds between languages, it becomes trivial to recognize and remember words.
And the way these patterns came about is via the history of the language – different words having a common ancestor. Therefore, to understand the patterns between sounds and words, you need to understand the history of the language. Therefore, ForNerds strives to help everyone learn Spanish via learning the history of Spanish – and how it connects to English.
In other words, we use etymologies as triggers to help you remember words.
All of our lessons are broken down into two types:
Does this method help you? Do you have any questions or do you want any more information? Just drop us an email at [email protected] or let us know! We’re here to help!