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    Default Re: Age impact on language learner strategies

    Quote Originally Posted by konungursvia View Post
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    It's worth a try, then you'll likely start remembering the vocabulary.
    It does work! It can sound incredible but since you got the idea of how it works new words don't look like new ones any more. Learning new vocabulary reminds school reunion - sort of looking for a trigger to revive the memory.

    One more thing - it's essential to have an ear for the new language, otherwise first language sound system can have a dramatic effect on the target pronunciation.
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