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The Polyglottal Stop | A Language Learning Podcast

The Polyglottal Stop | A Language Learning Podcast

By Angelique Voices (Angelique Lazarus)
A podcast about language, language learning, and sociolinguistics from a polyglot's point of view!
Be sure to follow @PolyglottalPod on Twitter and Instagram!
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Happy Learning!
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S03E05 | English Is No-Face and Korean Is Its Meal du Jour
Let's talk about how English continues to assimilate other languages into its ranks. This time: Korean! We're looking at some words that have been added to the Oxford English Dictionary. Remember that Patreon members get to hear the full episode. Have a question or comment? Leave a message on Anchor. Happy learning! Article link: Why 26 Korean words have been added to Oxford English Dictionary Other Ways to Support The Polyglottal Stop: - Share this episode with a friend! - Head over to @PolyglottalPod on Twitter and Instagram to follow, chat with me, and do quizzes and stuff! - Become a patron at patreon.com/angeliquevoices for extra content, or - Buy me a coffee at ko-fi.com/angeliquevoices Music Used: - "Mizuki" Bad Snacks - "Sand Castle" by Quincas Moreira - "Sunset Dream" by Cheel Tags: Language, Learning, Sociolinguistics, Korean, English, Konglish, 
11:23
October 23, 2021
S03E04 | Interview with Linguistics Content Creator, Amarens
Hang out with Amarens and me as we chat about language learning, Frisian, politics in linguistics, and more! Remember that Patreon members get to hear AND see this full interview, including a discussion about the colloquial versus academic definitions of 'code switching'! Have a question or comment? Leave a message on Anchor. Happy learning! Check out Amarens on Instagram: - Amarens: https://instagram.com/Amarens - Foreign Language Collective: https://instagram.com/ForeignLanguageCollective - Untranslatable: https://instagram.com/Untranslatable.Co Other Ways to Support The Polyglottal Stop: - Share this episode with a friend! - Head over to @PolyglottalPod on Twitter and Instagram to follow, chat with me, and do quizzes and stuff! - Become a patron at patreon.com/angeliquevoices for extra content, or - Buy me a coffee at ko-fi.com/angeliquevoices Music Used: - "Mizuki" Bad Snacks - "Sunset n Beachz" by Ofshane - "Staycation" by Corbyn Kites Tags: Language, Learning, Sociolinguistics, Interview, Amarens, Linguistics, Frisian
28:10
October 14, 2021
S03 E03 | Competition in Language Learning & Anymore vs Any More
Welcome back! Season 3 episode 3 is about competition in our language learning journeys. How do I feel about it? How do YOU feel about it? Have a question or comment? Leave a message on Anchor. Happy learning! 94 Calls to Action:  https://www.documentcloud.org/documents/2091412-trc-calls-to-action.html Other Ways to Support The Polyglottal Stop: - Share this episode with a friend! - Head over to @PolyglottalPod on Twitter and Instagram to follow, chat with me, and do quizzes and stuff! - Become a patron at patreon.com/angeliquevoices for extra content, or - Buy me a coffee at ko-fi.com/angeliquevoices Music Used: - "Find Your Way Beat" by Nana Kwabena - "Cash Machine" by Anno Domini Beats Tags: Language, Learning, Sociolinguistics, Competition,
11:10
September 30, 2021
S03 E02 | For Genieva
Today's episode is in memory of my friend Genieva, who passed last week. We love you G, rest in peace. 💕✨ Music Used: "Blue Dream" by Cheel Ways to Support The Polyglottal Stop: - Share this episode with a friend, - Head over to @PolyglottalPod on Twitter and Instagram to follow, chat with me, and other stuff, - Buy me a coffee at ko-fi.com/angeliquevoices, or - Become a patron at patreon.com/angeliquevoices for extra content
02:17
September 23, 2021
S03 E01 | Getting Back On When You Fall Off: A Case Study
It's Season 3! Welcome back! In this episode, I give a brief update of what's the plan for the podcast and I use myself as a case study to look at how you can get back on track when you fall off a habit. Have a question or comment? Leave a message on Anchor. Happy learning! Ways to Support The Polyglottal Stop: - Share this episode with a friend! - Head over to @PolyglottalPod on Twitter and Instagram to follow, chat with me, and do quizzes and stuff! - Buy me a coffee at ko-fi.com/angeliquevoices, OR - Become a patron at patreon.com/angeliquevoices for extra content! Music Used: - "Sunny Travel" by Nico Staf - "Wander" by Emmit Fenn - "Wutif" by Lauren Duski  Tags: Language, Learning, Sociolinguistics, Rest, Consistency, Habits, Goals
12:39
September 16, 2021
33 | Language Learner Interview: Nahuel!
Listen in as I chat with Nahuel Gale, one of my language exchange partners! We talk about his language learning strategies, goals, and overall journey. Reminder: Patreon members get to hear AND see this full interview, including Nahuel teaching us a Spanish idiom! Have a question or comment? Leave a message on Anchor. Happy learning! Nahuel's Social Media: - Nahuel on Instagram Ways to Support The Polyglottal Stop: - Share this episode with a friend! - Head over to @PolyglottalPod on Twitter and Instagram to follow, chat with me, and do quizzes and stuff! - Buy me a coffee at ko-fi.com/angeliquevoices, OR - Become a patron at patreon.com/angeliquevoices for early access to episodes and extra content! Music Used: - "Sunny Travel" by Nico Staf - "Sunset Dream" by Cheel Tags: Language, Linguistics, Sociolinguistics, Interview, Language Exchange, English, Learning, Spanish, Nahuel
23:28
July 29, 2021
32 | Language Learner Interview: David!
Sit back and listen as I chat with David Santacruz, my friend and former student! We talk about his language learning journey and experience living in Toronto, Canada. Reminder: Patreon members get to hear AND see this full interview! Have a question or comment? Leave a message on SpeakPipe or Anchor. Happy learning! David's Social Media: - David on Instagram - David on Facebook Ways to Support The Polyglottal Stop: - Head over to @PolyglottalPod on Twitter and Instagram to follow, chat with me, and do quizzes and stuff! - Share this episode with a friend! - Buy me a coffee at ko-fi.com/angeliquevoices, OR - Become a patron at patreon.com/angeliquevoices for early access to episodes and extra content! Music Used: - "Sunny Travel" by Nico Staf - "Sunset Dream" by Cheel Tags: Language, Linguistics, Sociolinguistics, Interview, David, English, Learning, Spanish
23:43
July 17, 2021
mM 21 | "i.e." vs "e.g."
What's the difference between "i.e." and "e.g."? How do we use them? Let's talk about it. Remember to head over to @PolyglottalPod on Twitter and Instagram after the episode to do a quick comprehension check (and then follow me)! Have a question or comment? Leave a message on SpeakPipe or Anchor. Happy learning! Ways to Support The Polyglottal Stop: - Follow the pod @PolyglottalPod on Twitter and Instagram: chat with me and do quizzes and stuff! - Share this episode with a friend! - Buy me a coffee at ko-fi.com/angeliquevoices, OR - Become a patron at patreon.com/angeliquevoices for early access to episodes and extra content! Music Used: - "Turtleneck" by TrackTribe - "This Or That" by TrackTribe - "Staycation" by Corbyn Kites Tags: Language, Learning, Sociolinguistics, English, i.e., e.g., Writing, Speaking
05:33
July 12, 2021
31 | Interviewing Ryan Estrada!
I had the joy and honour to sit down with Ryan (half a world away!) and talk about his art, his life, and his Korean! Let's get into it! Reminder: Patreon members get to hear AND see this full interview! Have a question or comment? Leave a message on SpeakPipe or Anchor. Happy learning! Ryan's Website: - https://ryanestrada.com Go check out Ryan's amazing work and then follow him on all his social media! All the links are on his website above. Ways to Support The Polyglottal Stop: - Head over to @PolyglottalPod on Twitter and Instagram to follow, chat with me, and do quizzes and stuff! - Share this episode with a friend! - Buy me a coffee at ko-fi.com/angeliquevoices, OR - Become a patron at patreon.com/angeliquevoices for early access to episodes and extra content! Music Used: - "Sunny Travel" by Nico Staf - “This or That” by TrackTribe - "Sunset Dream" by Cheel Tags: Language, Linguistics, Sociolinguistics, Interview, Ryan Estrada, English, Learning, Korean, Artist, Author
29:39
July 08, 2021
mM 20! | "On Sale" vs "For Sale"
What's the difference between "For Sale" and "On Sale"? And what about "Go on sale" vs "Be on sale"? Let's talk about it. Remember to head over to @PolyglottalPod on Twitter and Instagram after the episode to do a quick comprehension check (and then follow me)! Buy me a coffee at ko-fi.com/angeliquevoices, or become a patron at patreon.com/angeliquevoices for early access to episodes and extra content! Leave a message on SpeakPipe or Anchor if you have a question or suggestion for future topics. Happy learning! SHOUTOUT TO MY NEW PATRONS: Kath and Mel!! Welcome! Music Used: - "Turtleneck" by TrackTribe - "Staycation" by Corbyn Kites Tags: Language, Learning, Sociolinguistics, English, On Sale, For Sale, Sale, Sell, Difference, Lesson
06:54
July 05, 2021
30 | Happy Birthday!!
It's our birthday!! So let's talk about that! Have a question or comment? Leave a message on SpeakPipe or Anchor. Happy learning! Ways to Support the Polyglottal Stop: - Head over to @PolyglottalPod on Twitter and Instagram to chat with me and do quizzes and stuff!  - Buy me a coffee at ko-fi.com/angeliquevoices, or  - Become a patron at patreon.com/angeliquevoices for early access to episodes and extra content!  Music Used: - "Happy Birthday Samba" by E's Jammy Jams - "Blue Dream" by Cheel - "Cash Machine" by Anno Domini Beats Sources: - https://thecontentauthority.com/blog/do-you-capitalize-happy-birthday - https://parade.com/1042106/lindsaylowe/happy-birthday-song-history/ Tags: Language, Linguistics, Sociolinguistics, English, Learning, Happy Birthday, Origin, Korean, French, Spanish, Portuguese
08:42
June 25, 2021
mM 19 | Virility vs Virality
Do you know the difference between virility and virality? Let's talk about it. Remember to head over to @PolyglottalPod on Twitter and Instagram after the episode to do a quick comprehension check (and then follow me)! Buy me a coffee at ko-fi.com/angeliquevoices, or become a patron at patreon.com/angeliquevoices for early access to episodes and extra content! Leave a message on SpeakPipe or Anchor if you have a question or suggestion for future topics. Happy learning! Music Used: - "Turtleneck" by TrackTribe - "Peony Morning" by TrackTribe - "Staycation" by Corbyn Kites Tags: Language, Linguistics, Sociolinguistics, English, Virility, Virality, Virile, Viral
05:01
June 15, 2021
mM 18 | Story Time: Negative Questions
What are negative questions? And what's the big deal anyway? Let's talk about it. Remember to head over to @PolyglottalPod on Twitter and Instagram after the episode to do a quick comprehension check (and then follow me)! Buy me a coffee at ko-fi.com/angeliquevoices, or become a patron at patreon.com/angeliquevoices for early access to episodes and extra content! Leave a message on SpeakPipe or Anchor if you have a question or suggestion for future topics. Happy learning! Music Used: - "Turtleneck" by TrackTribe - "Sand Castle" by Quincas Moreira - "Staycation" by Corbyn Kites Tags: Language, Linguistics, Sociolinguistics, English, Negative Questions, Questions, Answers, Story
04:45
June 07, 2021
mM 17 | "To Care For" vs "To Care About"
They're not drastically different but they ARE different! Let's talk about it. Remember to head over to @PolyglottalPod on Twitter and Instagram after the episode to do a quick comprehension check (and then follow me)! Buy me a coffee at ko-fi.com/angeliquevoices, or become a patron at patreon.com/angeliquevoices for extra content! Leave a message on SpeakPipe or Anchor if you have a question or suggestion for future topics. Happy learning! Music Used: - "Turtleneck" by TrackTribe - "Staycation" by Corbyn Kites Tags: Language, Linguistics, Sociolinguistics, Care, English, Expressions
04:01
May 24, 2021
29 | Laddering - Does It Work?
What is laddering anyway? And does it work? Let's talk about it! Remember to follow the podcast @PolyglottalPod on Twitter and Instagram and let me know your thoughts. Buy me a coffee at ko-fi.com/angeliquevoices, or become a patron at patreon.com/angeliquevoices for extra content! Leave a message on SpeakPipe or Anchor if you have a question or suggestion for future topics. Happy learning! Music Used: - "Sunny Travel" by Nico Staf - “Peony Morning” by TrackTribe - "Sunset Dream" by Cheel Tags: Language learning, Strategy, Technique, Laddering, French, Spanish, Korean, Duolingo
08:13
April 16, 2021
mM 16 | Is "Awful" Good or Bad?
Awful = Awe + full. So, is it a good thing? Let's talk about it. Remember to follow the podcast @PolyglottalPod on Twitter and Instagram. Buy me a coffee at ko-fi.com/angeliquevoices, or become a patron at patreon.com/angeliquevoices for extra content! Leave a message on SpeakPipe or Anchor if you have a question or suggestion for future topics. Happy learning! Music Used: - "Turtleneck" by TrackTribe - "Staycation" by Corbyn Kites Tags: Language, Linguistics, Sociolinguistics, English, Awful, Awesome
04:34
April 12, 2021
28 | Interview with a Polyglot: Betty!
Enjoy this awesome interview with a tried and true polyglot, Betty (who is also a very good friend of mine)! Remember to follow the podcast @PolyglottalPod on Twitter and Instagram and let me know your thoughts. Buy me a coffee at ko-fi.com/angeliquevoices, or become a patron at patreon.com/angeliquevoices for extra content (like the full version of this interview)! Leave a message on SpeakPipe or Anchor if you have a question or suggestion for future topics. Happy learning! Huge Thank You to My Guest, Betty!  Music Used: - "Sunny Travel" by Nico Staf - "This or That" by TrackTribe - "Sunset Dream" by Cheel
35:00
April 08, 2021
mM 15 | Jamaican Patois vs. AAVE "She ah lie!"
I love happening upon these cool tidbits! Remember to follow the podcast @PolyglottalPod on Twitter and Instagram. Buy me a coffee at ko-fi.com/angeliquevoices, or become a patron at patreon.com/angeliquevoices for extra content! Leave a message on SpeakPipe or Anchor if you have a question or suggestion for future topics. Happy learning! Shoutout to my new patron: Whitney!! Music Used: - "Turtleneck" by TrackTribe - "Staycation" by Corbyn Kites
02:46
April 05, 2021
27 | Living in a Country Where You Don't Speak the Language (with Guests!)
Join me, Germaine, Steve, and Marcella as we talk about our experiences living in a country where we didn't initially speak the language. Remember to follow the podcast @PolyglottalPod on Twitter and Instagram and let me know your thoughts. Buy me a coffee at ko-fi.com/angeliquevoices, or become a patron at patreon.com/angeliquevoices for extra content! Leave a message on SpeakPipe or Anchor if you have a question or suggestion for future topics. Happy learning! Music Used: - "Sunny Travel" by Nico Staf - "This or That" by TrackTribe - "Sunset Dream" by Cheel Huge Thank You to All My Guests! - Marcella - Steve - Germaine Thomas Links! : https://linktr.ee/GermaineThomas     - Zooming In Comfort Live: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCrNHxU_nE3zo1w5rqIOBI6A       - SUBSCRIBE Solo Music: https://open.spotify.com/album/2TbFa5ArDsjSi8LWPBNusD?si=thIKCs54RYayxjfXU_-Prw     - The Jamnation Band: https://open.spotify.com/artist/21E68HZXTHiPVMlB3JJuTx?si=W0TONRh8SPCbKIkgP1ZM8g     - Food Blog: https://www.happyfoodtrippin.wordpress.com/
17:55
April 02, 2021
mM 14 | Less vs. Fewer
Do you know the difference? Let's talk about it. Remember to follow the podcast @PolyglottalPod on Twitter and Instagram. Buy me a coffee at ko-fi.com/angeliquevoices, or become a patron at patreon.com/angeliquevoices for extra content! Leave a message on SpeakPipe or Anchor if you have a question or suggestion for future topics. Happy learning! Music Used: - "Turtleneck" by TrackTribe - "Staycation" by Corbyn Kites
06:35
March 29, 2021
26 | Jamaican Patois (wid mi family an' fren' dem!)
Yes, gentle people! It's time to learn about Jamaican Patois/Jamaican Language from some actual Jamaicans! Remember to follow the podcast @PolyglottalPod on Twitter and Instagram and let me know your thoughts. Buy me a coffee at ko-fi.com/angeliquevoices, or become a patron at patreon.com/angeliquevoices for extra content! Happy learning! "No Lickle Twang" by Louise Bennett Music Used: - "Mission Dub" by TrackTribe - "Irie" by Quincas Moreira Huge Thank You to All My Guests! - Kris - Facebook: KristofferLazarus - Melissa David - Verene Shepherd - Twitter: Talking History JA - Salina - Twitter: @Minybeats_VA - Kareen - Instagram: @reenyghezelle  - Kerry - Instagram: @curtis_kerry & @editsbykerryann - Brian - Instagram: @brian.plummer & @delivery_dash _shoppers - Kristin - Instagram: @kristinruth - Jody - Kay-Dean - Kevin Bedward
35:01
March 25, 2021
mM 13 | "As Far As I Know" vs. "As Far As I'm Concerned"
I thought I'd talk about this because I have heard people use these phrases incorrectly. Remember to follow the podcast @PolyglottalPod on Twitter and Instagram. Buy me a coffee at ko-fi.com/angeliquevoices, or become a patron at patreon.com/angeliquevoices for extra content! Happy learning! Music Used: - "Turtleneck" by TrackTribe - "Staycation" by Corbyn Kites
04:53
March 22, 2021
25 | Chat with Mike Teacher
Get to know Mike and hear about some of his experiences getting to and living in Korea! Remember to follow the podcast @PolyglottalPod on Twitter and Instagram and let me know your thoughts. Buy me a coffee at ko-fi.com/angeliquevoices, or become a patron at patreon.com/angeliquevoices for extra content (like the full version of this interview)! Happy learning! Music Used: "Sunny Travel" by Nico Staf "This or That" by TrackTribe "Sunset Dream" by Cheel Guest: Mike - Follow Mike on Instagram!
33:36
March 11, 2021
mM 12 | Veracity vs. Voracity
They sound a lot alike, but what's the difference? Let's talk about it. Remember to follow the podcast @PolyglottalPod on Twitter and Instagram. Buy me a coffee at ko-fi.com/angeliquevoices, or become a patron at patreon.com/angeliquevoices for extra content! Happy learning! Music Used: "Turtleneck" by TrackTribe "Staycation" by Corbyn Kites
05:28
March 08, 2021
24 | When to Talk to Strangers (Practice Makes Perfect)
When is a good time to start practising your target language out in the real world? Let's talk about it! Remember to follow the podcast @PolyglottalPod on Twitter and Instagram and let me know your thoughts. Buy me a coffee at ko-fi.com/angeliquevoices, or become a patron at patreon.com/angeliquevoices for extra content! Happy learning! Music Used: - "Sunny Travel" by Nico Staf - "Sunset Dream" by Cheel
08:35
March 04, 2021
mM 11 | What are Portmanteaus?
Let's talk about what portmanteaus are and look at some common ones! Remember to follow the podcast @PolyglottalPod on Twitter and Instagram. Buy me a coffee at ko-fi.com/angeliquevoices, or become a patron at patreon.com/angeliquevoices for extra content (like the extended cut of this episode)! Happy learning! Music Used: "Turtleneck" by TrackTribe "This or That" by TrackTribe "Staycation" by Corbyn Kites
07:23
March 01, 2021
23 | About AAVE (with Friends!)
Have a listen as Ashley, Tene, Genieva, Monique, Whitney, Sparktabulus, Carl, and Kevin talk about their thoughts on African American Vernacular English (AAVE), aka Ebonics. Remember to follow the podcast @PolyglottalPod on Twitter and Instagram. Buy me a coffee at ko-fi.com/angeliquevoices, or become a patron at patreon.com/angeliquevoices for extra content! Happy learning! Guests: - Carl: Check out Carl's Twitter and Instagram! - Kevin: Find Kevin on Facebook, Instagram, and TikTok! - Ashley - Tene - Genieva - Monique - Whitney - Sparktabulus Music Used: - "Sunny Travel" by Nico Staf - "This or That" by TrackTribe - "Sunset Dream" by Cheel
24:50
February 26, 2021
mM 10 | What are Collocations?
Let's talk about collocations! What the heck are they, anyway? Remember to follow the podcast @PolyglottalPod on Twitter and Instagram. Buy me a coffee at ko-fi.com/angeliquevoices, or become a patron at patreon.com/angeliquevoices for extra content! Happy learning! Music Used: - "Turtleneck" by TrackTribe - "Sunset Dream" by Cheel
05:14
February 22, 2021
22 | What I'm Learning in Portuguese #1
I share what my Portuguese learning is looking like now. Remember to follow the podcast @PolyglottalPod on Twitter and Instagram. Buy me a coffee at ko-fi.com/angeliquevoices, or become a patron at patreon.com/angeliquevoices for extra content! Happy learning! Music Used: - "Sunny Travel" by Nico Staf - "Sunset Dream" by Cheel
06:35
February 21, 2021
mM 09 | Word Pairs
What are word pairs? Lemme tell you! Remember to follow the podcast @PolyglottalPod on Twitter and Instagram. Buy me a coffee at ko-fi.com/angeliquevoices, or become a patron at patreon.com/angeliquevoices for extra content (like the extended cut of this episode)! Happy learning! Music Used: - "Turtleneck" by TrackTribe - "Sunset Dream" by Cheel
04:18
February 15, 2021
21 | Chat with Janee Teacher
Whew! Longest episode to date! I hope you enjoy the conversation with my first interview guest: Janee! Remember to follow the podcast @PolyglottalPod on Twitter and Instagram. Buy me a coffee at ko-fi.com/angeliquevoices, or become a patron at patreon.com/angeliquevoices for extra content (like the extended cut of this episode)! Happy learning! Guest: Janee - @JaneeIvorie on Instagram (check her out!) Patreon Shoutout: Mike and Ray! Thank you! Music Used: - "Sunny Travel" by Nico Staf - "This or That" by TrackTribe - "Sunset Dream" by Cheel
42:41
February 11, 2021
mM 08 | Are You Kidding?! Ft. Daichi
STORYTIME! My former student, Daichi, joins me to teach you all something neat and I have a story that'll help you remember it!  Remember to follow me @PolyglottalPod on Twitter and Instagram. Become a patron at patreon.com/angeliquevoices for extra content, or buy me a belated birthday coffee at ko-fi.com/angeliquevoices! Happy learning! Guest: - Daichi Natsukawa (Check out @Daichi_natsukawa on Instagram for skateboarding and film photography!) Music Used: - "Sunny Travel" by Nico Staf - "This or That" by TrackTribe - "Sunset Dream" by Cheel
05:35
February 08, 2021
20 | Am I Really a Polyglot? (Interviewing Myself)
Welcome back to The Polyglottal Stop! I haven't seen you since last year! Listen to a conversation I have with... myself... about me and the podcast. Remember to follow me @PolyglottalPod on Twitter and Instagram. Happy learning! Want to support me or the show? Buy me a 'kofi' at ko-fi.com/angeliquevoices, or *drumroll* become a patron! That's right, I have a Patreon! Head to patreon.com/angeliquevoices to check out what you get for joining. Music Used: - "Sunny Travel" by Nico Staf; - "This or That" by TrackTribe; - "Sunset Dream" by Cheel.
09:57
February 04, 2021
19 | Happy New Year! 🎉
We made it, beautiful people!! In this episode, I bid adieu to 2020, share some of my plans for 2021 (inasmuch as someone can plan ahead these days) and teach you how to say "Happy New Year" in a few different languages. Remember to follow me @PolyglottalPod on Twitter and Instagram. Happy learning! Music Used: 75 & Lower by DJ Williams | Now Son by Podington Bear | Backwoods BBQ by Chris Haugen | Auld Lang Syne (Instrumental Jazz) by E's Jammy Jams Guests: Leandro Vale and Hyun Jung Oh Support the show (https://ko-fi.com/N4N611KG7)
08:56
December 31, 2020
18 | Q & A Part 2
Enjoy part 2 of my Q & A 'series'! Remember to follow me @PolyglottalPod on Twitter and Instagram. Happy learning! (Episode originally posted on October 22, 2020, on Playlog.) Music Used: 75 & Lower by DJ Williams Find Your Way Beat by Nana Kwabena Support the show (https://ko-fi.com/N4N611KG7)
07:14
December 28, 2020
17 | 🎄 Q & A Part 1 🎄
Happy Holidays everyone! The regular episode starts at 0:50 if you want to skip the holiday greetings. In this episode, I answer a few questions from my listeners! I hope you enjoy! Remember to follow me @PolyglottalPod on Twitter and Instagram. Happy learning!  (Episode originally posted on October 15, 2020, on Playlog.) Word of The Week: xícara (shee-ka-ra) Music Used: Home for the Holidays by Chris Haugen 75 & Lower by DJ Williams Carnival de Brazil by Doug Maxwell Now Son by Podington Bear Find Your Way Beat by Nana Kwabena Support the show (https://ko-fi.com/N4N611KG7)
11:29
December 25, 2020
16 | Fluency vs Fluidity
Do you know the difference between Fluency and Fluidity? I didn't until a couple of months ago. Have a listen to learn what the difference is! Remember to follow me @PolyglottalPod on Twitter and Instagram and let me know whether you'd like to be more fluent or fluid in your target language. Happy learning! Oh! And #microMonday episodes will return in 2021!  (Episode originally posted on October 8, 2020, on Playlog.) Word of The Week: نیلوفر (Niloofar) Music Used: 75 & Lower by DJ Williams Now Son by Podington Bear Storybook by Scott Holmes Support the show (https://ko-fi.com/N4N611KG7)
06:29
December 21, 2020
15 | How to Talk About Your Hobbies
Hey folks! This episode is about how to talk about your hobbies and interests. Hope it's helpful! Remember to interact with me @PolyglottalPod on Twitter and Instagram. Happy learning!  (Episode originally posted on October 1, 2020, on Playlog.) Music Used: 75 & Lower by DJ Williams Now Son by Podington Bear She No Dull Beat by Nana Kwabena Support the show (https://ko-fi.com/N4N611KG7)
10:05
December 17, 2020
mM 07 | You and You and You
Here's looking at you, kids. All of you! Today's #microMonday is about the plural "you" in English. Check it out! Remember to follow me @PolyglottalPod on Twitter and Instagram. Happy learning! Music Used: Upbeat Party by Scott Holmes She No Dull Beat by Nana Kwabena Support the show (https://ko-fi.com/N4N611KG7)
04:31
December 14, 2020
14 | Should You Learn More Than One Language at the Same Time?
Hi hi! Should You Learn More Than One Language at the Same Time? Listen to hear what I think! That's why you're here right? ;) Remember to follow me @PolyglottalPod on Twitter and Instagram. Happy learning!  (Episode originally posted on September 24, 2020, on Playlog.) Music Used: Laid Back Fuzz by Podington Bear Now Son by Podington Bear Find Your Way Beat by Nana Kwabena Support the show (https://ko-fi.com/N4N611KG7)
11:07
December 10, 2020
mM 06 | I Love Bread
Annyeong! Today's micro lesson is just a bit of fun and if you like bread as much as I do, it might even be useful!! Remember to follow me @PolyglottalPod on Twitter and Instagram. Happy learning! Music Used: Now Son by Podington Bear Find Your Way Beat by Nana Kwabena Support the show (https://ko-fi.com/N4N611KG7)
05:54
November 30, 2020
13 | False Friends
Allo allo! Today we've got 2 more words of the week and we look at 5 False Friends. What's a False Friend? Be sure to listen and find out! Remember to follow me @PolyglottalPod on Twitter and Instagram. Happy learning!  (Episode originally posted on September 17, 2020, on Playlog.) Music Used: Laid Back Fuzz by Podington Bear | Now Son by Podington Bear | Find Your Way Beat by Nana Kwabena Support the show (https://ko-fi.com/N4N611KG7)
07:21
November 26, 2020
mM 05 | The the the THEs (auf Deutsch)
Hallo! Let's look at some of the different ways to say "The" in German. As this is a micro-lesson, remember to go online and learn more! This is just the tip of the iceberg! Remember to follow me @PolyglottalPod on Twitter and Instagram. Happy learning! Music Used: Now Son by Podington Bear |  Find Your Way Beat by Nana Kwabena Support the show (https://ko-fi.com/N4N611KG7)
03:47
November 23, 2020
12 | Three Tips for Consistency
Wie gehts dir? If you struggle with being consistent like I do, then maybe this episode will help you! Remember to follow me @PolyglottalPod on Twitter and Instagram. Happy learning! (Episode originally posted on September 12, 2020, on Playlog) Music Used: Laid Back Fuzz by Podington Bear | Now Son by Podington Bear | Find Your Way Beat by Nana Kwabena  Support the show (https://ko-fi.com/N4N611KG7)
07:47
November 20, 2020
mM 04 | I'm Finished! (en Français)
I'm finished! It means a lot of things, but how do we say it in French? Let's get into it.  Remember to follow me @PolyglottalPod on Twitter and Instagram. Happy learning! Music Used: Now Son by Podington Bear | Find Your Way Beat by Nana Kwabena  Support the show (https://ko-fi.com/N4N611KG7)
04:21
November 16, 2020
11 | Jamaican "Gwaan" & Would You Rather
Wah gwaan! This episode is a fun one. I share my Word of the Week (WotW) and the responses from my 'Would You Rather' question. Remember to follow me @PolyglottalPod on Twitter and Instagram. Happy learning! (Episode originally posted on September 3, 2020, on Playlog.) Music Used: Laid Back Fuzz by Podington Bear | Mandeville by Kevin MacLeod | Find Your Way Beat by Nana Kwabena Mandeville by Kevin MacLeod is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 license. https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/ Source: http://incompetech.com/music/royalty-free/index.html?isrc=USUAN1100809 Artist: http://incompetech.com/ Support the show (https://ko-fi.com/N4N611KG7)
06:08
November 13, 2020
mM 03 | Korean Alphabet Song (GaNaDaRa)
Annyeong! Let me introduce you to one or two versions of the Korean Alphabet song (or "Ganadara"). Happy learning! Twitter & Instagram: @PolyglottalPod Music Used: "Now Son" by Podington Bear | "Find Your Way Beat" by Nana Kwabena Support the show (https://ko-fi.com/N4N611KG7)
05:36
November 09, 2020
10 | Three Things to Know About Learning Languages
We've finally arrived at the 10th episode! W00t! In this episode, I share with you 3 things I think you ought to know when it comes to learning a new language. I hope you find it helpful. Happy learning! (Episode originally posted August 27, 2020, on Playlog) Music used: - 'Laid Back Fuzz' by Podington Bear | - 'Now Son' by Podington Bear | - 'Storybook' by Scott Holmes Support the show (https://ko-fi.com/N4N611KG7)
09:01
November 05, 2020
09 | My Language Learning Progress
Bonjour à tous! In this episode, I answer a question I received from a listener about what I do when I learn a new language. I hope you enjoy it. Remember to follow me on Twitter and/or Instagram @PolyglottalPod. Happy learning!  (Episode originally posted August 20, 2020, on Playlog - minus the social media info edit) Music used: - 'Laid Back Fuzz' by Podington Bear - 'She No Dull Beat' by Nana Kwabena - 'Storybook' by Scott Holmes Support the show (https://ko-fi.com/N4N611KG7)
08:28
November 05, 2020
mM 02 | Abbreviations vs. Acronyms
Hey hey! Don't be fooled! Abbreviations and Acronyms are not always interchangeable! Also, we have new socials! Find us on Twitter and Instagram @PolyglottalPod. Okay, now have a listen. Happy learning! Support the show (https://ko-fi.com/N4N611KG7) Music used: - "Now Son" by Podington Bear - "Upbeat Party" by Scott Holmes
04:14
November 02, 2020
00 | Welcome to The Polyglottal Stop
Bienvenue and welcome to The Polyglottal Stop!! This is a podcast on language, language learning, and sociolinguistics from a polyglot's point of view. I hope you enjoy. Follow us on Twitter and Instagram @PolyglottalPod! Okay, let's get started!  Support the show (https://ko-fi.com/N4N611KG7) Music used: - "Laid Back Fuzz" by Podington Bear
01:15
November 01, 2020
XX | Spooky Ooky (Happy Halloween!)
Booooo!!!! Have a safe and happy Halloween / All Hallow's Eve everyone! Follow us on Twitter & Instagram @PolyglottalPod Support the show (https://ko-fi.com/N4N611KG7) Music used: - "Laid Back Fuzz" by Podington Bear
00:29
October 31, 2020
08 | Seven Ways to Learn a New Language
Hey folks! Episode 08 (originally posted on August 13, 2020, on Playlog) is all about learning a new language. I share 7 options (digital and analog) for learning a new language. Of course, these are my opinions so conduct your own experiments and report back! Follow me @PolyglottalPod on Twitter and Instagram. Happy learning!
10:14
October 29, 2020
07 | Our Five Favourite Words
Hey hey! In episode 07 (originally posted on August 6, 2020, on Playlog), I share with you a couple of my favourite words and favourites submitted by some of my listeners. There may also be rapping involved. Maybe. Follow us on Twitter & Instagram @PolyglottalPod! Happy learning! Support the show (https://ko-fi.com/N4N611KG7) Music used: - "Laid Back Fuzz" by Podington Bear - "Storybook" by Scott Holmes
06:14
October 29, 2020
mM 01 | What to Say Before a Meal
Hey beautiful people! Welcome to the first episode of a new segment in The Polyglottal Stop (originally posted October 12, 2020, on Playlog), micro-Lesson Mondays, aka microMondays. It's a mini-episode strictly about language where I teach you a little somethin' somethin'. Follow us on Twitter & Instagram @PolyglottalPod. Happy learning! Support the show (https://ko-fi.com/N4N611KG7) Music used: - "Now Son" by Podington Bear - "Upbeat Party" by Scott Holmes
03:12
October 27, 2020
06 | Three Interesting Things About Learning Portuguese
Hi all! In this episode (originally posted July 30, 2020, on Playlog), I talk about three things that I found really interesting when I started learning Brazilian Portuguese. I love the weird intricacies of a language, don't you? Follow us on Twitter & Instagram @PolyglottalPod. Happy learning! Support the show (https://ko-fi.com/N4N611KG7) Music used: - "Laid Back Fuzz" by Podington Bear - "Storybook" by Scott Holmes
06:24
October 20, 2020
05 | Genderless Korean & Reflexive Jamaican Patois
Hey! In this episode (originally published July 23, 2020, on Playlog), I talk about one of my Language Highs (Korean is genderless!) and a Linguistic Observation about reflexive verbs (did you know Jamaican patois had them?!). Follow us on Twitter & Instagram @PolyglottalPod. Happy learning! Support the show (https://ko-fi.com/N4N611KG7) Music used: - "Laid Back Fuzz" by Podington Bear - "Now Son" by Podington Bear - "Storybook" by Scott Holmes
06:09
October 18, 2020
04 | The Patriarchy of Language
Hi everyone! In this episode (originally posted on July 16, 2020, on Playlog), I talk about one of my language lows: how the patriarchy shows up in language learning apps. Don't worry it doesn't get too heavy, but it will make you think a little! I hope you enjoy. Follow us on Twitter & Instagram @PolyglottalPod. Happy learning! Support the show (https://ko-fi.com/N4N611KG7) Music used: - "Laid Back Fuzz" by Podington Bear - "Storybook" by Scott Holmes
07:29
October 09, 2020
03 | Korean Kid's Song (The Three Bears)
In this episode of TPS (originally posted July 9, 2020, on Playlog), I teach you a fun Korean kid's song called, "The Three Bears" or "Gom Se Mari". I also tell the story of how I came to learn it. Enjoy and let me know if you sang along! ^_^ Find us on Twitter & Instagram @PolyglottalPod. Happy learning! Support the show (https://ko-fi.com/N4N611KG7) Music used: - "Laid Back Fuzz" by Podington Bear - "Storybook" by Scott Holmes
09:53
October 04, 2020
02 | Fun Korean Dating Phrase
In this episode (originally posted July 2, 2020, on Playlog), I'll be teaching you a fun Korean dating phrase I learned while living in Tongyeong, Korea. I'll also share one of my Language Highs with you. Shiiiii-jak! Follow us on Twitter & Instagram @PolyglottalPod. Happy learning! Music used: - "Laid Back Fuzz" by Podington Bear - “No.9 Esther’s Waltz” by Esther Abrami - "Storybook" by Scott Holmes Support the show (https://ko-fi.com/N4N611KG7)
07:06
September 16, 2020
01 | Hello!
Welcome to The Polyglottal Stop (originally posted June 25, 2020, on the Playlog app)! In this episode, I introduce myself and teach you how to say "Hello" in a few different languages! Follow the podcast on Twitter & Instagram @PolyglottalPod. Follow Angelique on Twitter and Facebook @AngeliqueVoices and Instagram @Angeliquevoices.mp3. Happy learning! Music used: - "Laid Back Fuzz" by Podington Bear - "Storybook" by Scott Holmes Support the show (https://ko-fi.com/N4N611KG7)
07:05
September 15, 2020