Upon returning from the well-beloved Polyglot Gathering, Rick and Dave discuss what they want to accomplish for the next year. In this episode, Rick talks about a new (to him) concept that he hopes will “melt and rewire” his brain and make him a superhuman Italian-speaking dynamo. If only he could stop spending so much time working on his English.
00:56 Rick mentions our companion video
02:00 Rick’s #1 takeaway from the Polyglot Gathering
02:28 Rick’s scheme to improve Italian
03:52 Rick recaps his challenge last year (language exchanges)
04:49 Let’s talk (more) about Rick
04:59 Rick’s English need work
05:10 The LR Concept
05:46 Seriously, why is Rick learning English?
12:07 Rick’s initial assessment
19:35 Can anyone benefit from this?
31:27 Sneak peek at the next episode
And links to some things we talked about: