Hack Tongue

Putting down some serious money on this German deal. Forty-five bucks at Paperchain. Then again, it’s hard to get out of this wonderful independent bookshop for much less.

Benny Lewis promises a new philosophy for learning languages, and I’m keen to embrace something that’s more fun and less work.

I’ve got my official textbook coming soon, the course begins next Friday, and I’m planning on making a solid start.

I’ll feel a bit of a fraud, I guess, if we are going to be spending the first few weeks learning the alphabet and how to say Guten Tag, and I’m already up to asking for your best stein of beer, bartender, not your wurst.