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Your daily boost of language courage for those who love languages, and those who really don’t, but have to learn one anyway.

No matter how much we like language learning, it’s hard to stay motivated for the long haul. We start comparing ourselves, the doubts crowd in, and we start wondering if we’re doing it all wrong.

Join Emily Richardson, the super colourful writer, coach and self-taught polyglot for a weekday dose of tips, tricks, encouragement, and permission to learn your language your way.

We can do this!

The Language Confidence Project Emily Richardson

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Your daily boost of language courage for those who love languages, and those who really don’t, but have to learn one anyway.

No matter how much we like language learning, it’s hard to stay motivated for the long haul. We start comparing ourselves, the doubts crowd in, and we start wondering if we’re doing it all wrong.

Join Emily Richardson, the super colourful writer, coach and self-taught polyglot for a weekday dose of tips, tricks, encouragement, and permission to learn your language your way.

We can do this!

    S5E65: When do you feel your best in your language learning?

    S5E65: When do you feel your best in your language learning?

    Welcome to the final episode of season 5! I'll be back on Monday 29th April. In today's episode, I have one final question for you: when do you feel your best?


    Read the full podcast transcript at www.languageconfidenceproject.com/podcast/s5e65


    Come and say hi! Book a 100 Conversations Project call with me: https://calendly.com/teawithemily/100conversations



    Get access to the weekly Creative Space for group work and study, a monthly Q&A, and discounted workshops: patreon.com/TheLanguageConfidenceProject

    Join your host, Emily Richardson, every weekday for a short and snappy dose of language courage to get you unstuck, whether you love languages or whether you really don't, but need to learn one anyway.

    Emily is the tiny and colourful creator of The Language Confidence Project, formerly Tea with Me, a platform to help multi-passionate and unconventional language learners splash language into every part of their lives. She is also the author of the How to Be Me series of language journals to help you to tell the stories that really matter in your new language. Join her on Instagram at @teawithemily or visit her website at www.languageconfidenceproject.com

    A huge thank you to Samuel Peter Davies for the happiest music in the world, and to Anna Bovi Diamond for using every colour in the box on the cover art.

    • 3 min
    S5E64: How to listen to what you need when you don't know what you need

    S5E64: How to listen to what you need when you don't know what you need

    How do you listen to what you need when you don't know what you need? In this episode, I share three questions that might help to get you just a little bit closer to knowing. And just a heads up: this is the final week of season 5 of the Language Confidence Project podcast, and season 6 will start on Monday 29th April!


    Read the full podcast transcript at www.languageconfidenceproject.com/podcast/s5e64


    Come and say hi! Book a 100 Conversations Project call with me: https://calendly.com/teawithemily/100conversations





    Get access to the weekly Creative Space for group work and study, a monthly Q&A, and discounted workshops: patreon.com/TheLanguageConfidenceProject

    Join your host, Emily Richardson, every weekday for a short and snappy dose of language courage to get you unstuck, whether you love languages or whether you really don't, but need to learn one anyway.

    Emily is the tiny and colourful creator of The Language Confidence Project, formerly Tea with Me, a platform to help multi-passionate and unconventional language learners splash language into every part of their lives. She is also the author of the How to Be Me series of language journals to help you to tell the stories that really matter in your new language. Join her on Instagram at @teawithemily or visit her website at www.languageconfidenceproject.com

    A huge thank you to Samuel Peter Davies for the happiest music in the world, and to Anna Bovi Diamond for using every colour in the box on the cover art.

    • 7 min
    S5E63: How to see your own problems

    S5E63: How to see your own problems

    Happy Wednesday! If you can't see the wood for the trees, here are three techniques that help get you the aerial view you're looking for! And just a heads up: this is the final week of season 5 of the Language Confidence Project podcast, and season 6 will start on Monday 29th April!


    Read the full podcast transcript at www.languageconfidenceproject.com/podcast/s5e63


    Come and say hi! Book a 100 Conversations Project call with me: https://calendly.com/teawithemily/100conversations




    Get access to the weekly Creative Space for group work and study, a monthly Q&A, and discounted workshops: patreon.com/TheLanguageConfidenceProject

    Join your host, Emily Richardson, every weekday for a short and snappy dose of language courage to get you unstuck, whether you love languages or whether you really don't, but need to learn one anyway.

    Emily is the tiny and colourful creator of The Language Confidence Project, formerly Tea with Me, a platform to help multi-passionate and unconventional language learners splash language into every part of their lives. She is also the author of the How to Be Me series of language journals to help you to tell the stories that really matter in your new language. Join her on Instagram at @teawithemily or visit her website at www.languageconfidenceproject.com

    A huge thank you to Samuel Peter Davies for the happiest music in the world, and to Anna Bovi Diamond for using every colour in the box on the cover art.

    • 8 min
    S5E62: This is not where you've "ended up"

    S5E62: This is not where you've "ended up"

    Happy Tuesday! If you're beating yourself up about your current place in your journey, and feeling bad about "where you've ended up", this is a message you need to hear! And just a heads up: this is the final week of season 5 of the Language Confidence Project podcast, and season 6 will start on Monday 29th April!


    Read the full podcast transcript at www.languageconfidenceproject.com/podcast/s5e62


    Come and say hi! Book a 100 Conversations Project call with me: https://calendly.com/teawithemily/100conversations



    Get access to the weekly Creative Space for group work and study, a monthly Q&A, and discounted workshops: patreon.com/TheLanguageConfidenceProject

    Join your host, Emily Richardson, every weekday for a short and snappy dose of language courage to get you unstuck, whether you love languages or whether you really don't, but need to learn one anyway.

    Emily is the tiny and colourful creator of The Language Confidence Project, formerly Tea with Me, a platform to help multi-passionate and unconventional language learners splash language into every part of their lives. She is also the author of the How to Be Me series of language journals to help you to tell the stories that really matter in your new language. Join her on Instagram at @teawithemily or visit her website at www.languageconfidenceproject.com

    A huge thank you to Samuel Peter Davies for the happiest music in the world, and to Anna Bovi Diamond for using every colour in the box on the cover art.S

    • 5 min
    S5E61: If "one step at a time" never feels like enough

    S5E61: If "one step at a time" never feels like enough

    Happy Monday! Just a heads up: this is the final week of season 5 of the Language Confidence Project podcast, and season 6 will start on Monday 29th April!
    In today's episode, we are starting a conversation about why "one step at a time", for so many of us, just doesn't feel like enough.


    Read the full podcast transcript at www.languageconfidenceproject.com/podcast/s5e61


    Come and say hi! Book a 100 Conversations Project call with me: https://calendly.com/teawithemily/100conversations


    Get access to the weekly Creative Space for group work and study, a monthly Q&A, and discounted workshops: patreon.com/TheLanguageConfidenceProject

    Join your host, Emily Richardson, every weekday for a short and snappy dose of language courage to get you unstuck, whether you love languages or whether you really don't, but need to learn one anyway.

    Emily is the tiny and colourful creator of The Language Confidence Project, formerly Tea with Me, a platform to help multi-passionate and unconventional language learners splash language into every part of their lives. She is also the author of the How to Be Me series of language journals to help you to tell the stories that really matter in your new language. Join her on Instagram at @teawithemily or visit her website at www.languageconfidenceproject.com

    A huge thank you to Samuel Peter Davies for the happiest music in the world, and to Anna Bovi Diamond for using every colour in the box on the cover art.

    • 8 min
    S5E60: "I did everything I could" is not a goal

    S5E60: "I did everything I could" is not a goal

    Happy Friday! Today is a reminder that "being able to say you did everything you could" isn't a fair goal for most of the perfectionists of this world, so... you know... let yourself rest.


    Also if you haven't heard the news, check out my brand new website www.languageconfidenceproject.com :) And if you want to read this episode, you can now read the full transcript at www.languageconfidenceproject.com/podcast/s5e60


    HOW EXCITING IS THAT!?


    Also, I have a request! The Language Confidence Project is growing and I could really use a hand right now. There are so many ways you could help. Firstly, is there anyone you know who you think might enjoy this podcast? Anyone you could share it with? Or, could you support me on Patreon? If you would like to and you're in a position to do so, it would be so appreciated. It helps keep this podcast going and allows me to keep creating free content, and there are loads of bonuses that you get with each tier including access to the weekly Creative Space for group work and study, a monthly Q&A, and discounted workshops. Take a look here at patreon.com/TheLanguageConfidenceProject


    Join your host, Emily Richardson, every weekday for a short and snappy dose of language courage to get you unstuck, whether you love languages or whether you really don't, but need to learn one anyway.


    Emily is the tiny and colourful creator of The Language Confidence Project, formerly Tea with Me, a platform to help multi-passionate and unconventional language learners splash language into every part of their lives. She is also the author of the How to Be Me series of language journals to help you to tell the stories that really matter in your new language. Join her on Instagram at @teawithemily or visit her website at www.languageconfidenceproject.com


    A huge thank you to Samuel Peter Davies for the happiest music in the world, and to Anna Bovi Diamond for using every colour in the box on the cover art.

    • 6 min

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