The Language Mastery Show

By John Fotheringham

The Language Mastery Show brings you interviews with the world's best language learners. Get an inside look at how polyglots, linguists, and language lovers master languages more quickly, and learn the habits, methods, and mindsets you need to succeed in your own language learning adventures. Each guest shares proven strategies for reaching fluency, overcoming fear, speaking with confidence, and having more fun along the way. I'm your host, John Fotheringham, a linguist, teacher, and the author of Master Japanese. For show notes, 150+ free articles and resources, and more, visit LanguageMastery.com. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

  1. 1.
    AJATT's Khatzumoto on how to immerse yourself in Japanese & innovate your language learning methods
    21:00
  2. 2.
    Polyglot Lindie Botes on how to master Japanese, Korean, and more through interest, immersion & self-study
    1:05:59
  3. 3.
    Matt Bonder (Matt vs. Japan) on how to master Japanese through immersion
    2:01:15
  4. 4.
    Amanda Hsiung-Blodgett on how to master Mandarin Chinese through play
    1:21:55
  5. 5.
    Interview with Skritter CEO Jake Gill
    1:08:39
  6. 6.
    Sam the Japanese Translator
    2:10:13
  7. 7.
    Luke & Phil from the Mandarin Blueprint
    1:35:40
  8. 8.
    Polyglot & applied linguist Stuart Jay Raj
    1:17:18
  1. 9.
    Polyglot, language coach, and course creator Nick Godwin on the psychology of learning Japanese
    1:31:46
  2. 10.
    Hyperpolyglot Richard Simcott Returns
    1:07:26
  3. 11.
    Magnetic Memory Method founder Anthony Metivier
    1:29:06
  4. 12.
    Author Nick Velasquez on how to master any skill
    1:19:11
  5. 13.
    Nihongo creator Chris Vasselli on how to learn Japanese through anime, manga, video games & Harry Potter
    58:22
  6. 14.
    The Top 7 Lessons I've Learned from 50 of the World's Best Language Learners
    1:04:16
  7. 15.
    4x U.S. Memory Champion Nelson Dellis
    1:03:59
  8. 16.
    Author & Polyglot Olly Richards on Why You Should Learn Languages through Stories ― Part 2
    1:06:49
  9. 17.
    Author & Polyglot Olly Richards on Why You Should Learn Languages through Stories ― Part 1
    1:17:41
  10. 18.
    Interview with polyglot Jan van der Aa on How to Monetize Your Love of Languages as a "Langpreneur"
    54:12
  11. 19.
    Ari Smith (Xiaomanyc) on How to Learn Chinese Anywhere
    45:47
  12. 20.
    Interview with Jonty Yamisha: Circassian Language Activist, Accidental Polyglot & Founder of Optilingo
    1:04:54
  13. 21.
    Interview with Michael & Ellen Robinson
    54:54
  14. 22.
    Actual Fluency Podcast Host Kris Broholm Returns — Part 2
    1:01:50
  15. 23.
    Actual Fluency Podcast Host Kris Broholm Returns — Part 1
    1:34:04
  16. 24.
    Interview with Ruben Adery
    31:55
  17. 25.
    Ellen Jovin Returns!
    42:06
  18. 26.
    Interview with Katie Harris
    57:18
  19. 27.
    Interview with Gabriel Gelman
    59:57
  20. 28.
    Interview with Elisa Polese
    57:46
  21. 29.
    Interview with Dr. Gareth Popkins
    51:22
  22. 30.
    Interview with Inés Ruiz
    55:10
  23. 31.
    Interview with Gretchen McCulloch
    52:22
  24. 32.
    Polyglot & language hacker Benny Lewis on how to get conversationally fluent in 3 months (Rebroadcast)
    46:42
  25. 33.
    Interview with Shannon Kennedy
    40:08
  26. 34.
    Interview with Lindsay McMahon
    35:44
  27. 35.
    Interview with Lýdia Machová
    36:46
  28. 36.
    Interview with Tamara Marie
    1:01:13
  29. 37.
    Interview with John Dinkel
    29:20
  30. 38.
    Interview with Sara Maria Hasbun
    1:08:33
  31. 39.
    Interview with Idahosa Ness
    43:47
  32. 40.
    Interview with Claude Cartaginese
    30:08
  33. 41.
    Interview with Gabriel Wyner
    42:46
  34. 42.
    Polyglot Mike Campbell on how he mastered Mandarin, the power of proper pronunciation & why he launched Glossika
    1:33:21
  35. 43.
    Interview with Lindsay Williams
    59:38
  36. 44.
    Interview with Mattias Ribbing
    37:56
  37. 45.
    Interview with Kerstin Hammes
    53:25
  38. 46.
    Interview with Kris Broholm
    1:06:05
  39. 47.
    Interview with Luca Lampariello
    1:09:21
  40. 48.
    Interview with Aaron Myers
    53:08
  41. 49.
    Interview with Donovan Nagel
    47:02
  42. 50.
    Interview with Kevin Morehouse
    50:51

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