The HTLAL forum has an Advice Center for first-time language learners. This is intended to be a friendly place to ask basic questions. But a few popular questions have been asked dozens or even hundreds of times.
- How do I start learning a language?
- Which language should I learn?
- And should I learn two languages at once?
- What courses and other resources should I use?
- I have 2 weeks / 2 months / 6 months before visiting country X. What do I do?
- Besides courses, what are some other good resources for… French?
- Where can I find online radio stations and how can I listen to them?
- What about foreign language TV?
Contributing to this FAQEdit
There is an ongoing thread at HTLAL where we are proposing topics. Please feel free to join us, or to fill in any of the linked topics above.