Testing out the GoldList Method for learning Esperanto. I'm using it in conjunction with ReadLang and imported blog posts. So far, it can be difficult to compile vocab lists but it definitely seems to be a good system. Just for one headlist I did the following:
- Read an extensively long blog post.
- Mined the vocab.
- Created new sentences for context.
- Wrote them down + their translations.
- Highlighted the vocab words.
There is a distinction between pushing through discomfort and forcing yourself to do something when you do not feel drawn in any direction.
The former is a process of growth an adaption - a reaction of the self to the environment
The latter is a process of self-restriction and ideology - a reaction to outside ideas of what you 'ought' to do
Ive been working on figuring out what I want to do in the new year. I don't do resolutions anymore but projects, challenges, etc. They work better and I like the fact that I've created something new. So this year I'm working on a gratitude journal via 'presently' app, a nature journal, and a botanical names challenge. We'll see how it goes. ...
Lunarpunk, Livestreamer, Autodidact. A1: Latin. B1: Esperanto. A multitude of interests. Be patient with me I am growing. ...
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