Hungarian Learning Project

Our Resident Polyglot, Shannon Kennedy, Learns Hungarian with Drops

Follow along as she learns Hungarian from scratch

See the step-by-step process of her two-month journey as she learns the Hungarian language to surprise the founders of Drops in Budapest, Hungary

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Posts in this Series: Learning Hungarian with Drops

Learning Hungarian with Drops: Language Project Introduction–Learn about why Drops’ Resident Polyglot decided to learn Hungarian and her plan of action for learning the Hungarian language.

Learning Hungarian with Drops: Milestone 1–Discover how Shannon Kennedy learned her first 50 Hungarian words with Drops in just 3 days.

Learning Hungarian with Drops: Milestone 2–Where and how Shannon found someone to practice Hungarian with to work on her speaking skills in the language.

Learning Hungarian with Drops: Milestone 3–Scripting is an effective technique you can use to quickly gain confidence in a new language. Here’s how our Language Expert built her first Hungarian script to use in conversations.

Learning Hungarian with Drops: Milestone 4–Wondering where and how to find great quality tutors for your new language? In this milestone update, find out where our Resident Polyglot finds her tutors.

Learning Hungarian with Drops: Milestone 5–Everything I did to begin having unscripted chats in Hungarian to prepare for using Hungarian in real life situations.

Learning Hungarian with Drops: Milestone 6 — Shannon aimed to learn all 2,300+ words in Drops for Hungarian.

Learning Hungarian with Drops: Milestone 7 — See Shannon using Hungarian while out and about in Budapest, Hungary in preparation for the big reveal!

Learning Hungarian with Drops

Recommended Hungarian Resources

These are the resources Shannon uses to study Hungarian, both during her two-month project and to continue learning the language following the project.