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    The Tri-fold: The Tedious But Effective Way to Learn Vocab

    When it comes to learning a new language, first you get set up with the basics. “Hola! Cómo estás?” And then that’s basically all you remember ten years later. Oh, and maybe “baño” because that’s going to be important for when you go and vacation in Mexico one day. Learning the vocabulary to be able to communicate in another language can sometimes seem overwhelming, especially when you’re already worrying about grammar and conjugating verbs properly. Luckily, early on in my language-learning experience I was taught about the tedious tri-fold exercise that has saved me three languages later. (Okay, so maybe 2.1 languages later since I only studied Cantonese for four…