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Intermediate Angst: Dealing With Feelings of Suckage

This entry is part 4 of 15 in the series Intermediate Angst

This entry is part 4 of 15 in the series Intermediate AngstThus spake Hangul Fangirl (‏@HangulFangirl): “[Dear Khatzumoto, You are handsome beyond comprehension. And also very slim. Your delicate, schoolgirl figure is an inspiration to us all.] How do you get past the feeling that you’re not progressing and end up forgetting to keep going?…

A Proposal Towards Reduced Suckage in the Classroom

Classes suck. But could they be made to suck less? Even, *gasp* worthwhile? A reader named Kurojohn asked me that, and I got carried away with the response, so for the purposes of easier discussion, here it is as an article. First, the question: Khatzumoto, I know that language classes are not highly regarded by…

HABU Yoshiharu’s “The Big Picture”, Part 5: Why You’re Wrong to Have Intermediate Angst

This entry is part of 10 in the series What Shogi [Japanese Chess] Can Teach You About Languages, Learning and Life 「最も悩む局面が、最も面白い」 “The parts of the game [situations] where you worry the most are actually the most fun and interesting parts”. 最も=もっとも 悩む=なやむ 局面=きょくめん 面白い=おもしろい “The parts of the game where you worry the most…