Unpopular Opinions thread

He's got a point that it helps with life overall, though I doubt it aids language acquisition that much.

Yeah that's what I thought. It would be sensible to make some commentary on how meditation can help you with language learning, but turning it into a fixed step in a learning concept is just cultish.

Also that time table looked ridiculously bad for people who put that much bloody effort into it. How long do they calculate until it even gets to basic comprehension? They seem to cram a shitton of theory for months before they even dare to look at native material. That's insanely backwards. There are people who can read, listen, and talk reasonably effectively before their plan even gets to trying those things.

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