Lyrical Language Tips

Did you know listening to music can help one learn a foreign language? Music activates more parts of the brain, both on the left and right side, than language does. So by learning something to a tune, you are more likely to retain the information rather than just reading it or hearing it spoken. Susanna Zaraysky, the author of ‘Language is Music’ provides information of how music can help one learn and retain language, and tips in how to use music to help in this wonderful article. Some of her tips include: finding YouTube videos with subtitles, writing the lyrics out, making a vocabulary list with words from the song, and much more!