276: I'm losing my motivation to keep learning

<p>Terry asks: What should I do when I lose my motivation?</p> <h2>In Today's Episode:</h2> <ul> <li>Motivation to learn makes or breaks your learning project</li> <li>Sunk cost fallacy - the more time you've put into something the harder it is to let go</li> <li>Languages need to be a living breathing part of your life, or it's hard to keep them up</li> </ul> <h2>Resources Mentioned:</h2> <ul> <li><strong><a href= "https://www.iwillteachyoualanguage.com/podcast/haircuts" target= "_blank" rel="noopener">IWTYAL 256: The extraordinary power of haircuts in language learning</a></strong></li> <li><a href= "https://www.iwillteachyoualanguage.com/books"><strong>New Books</strong></a> - visit the launch page to find out about the books and bonuses!</li> </ul> <h2><span style= "color: #002c3d; font-family: 'Open Sans', sans-serif; font-size: 28px; font-style: italic; font-weight: bold;"> Start Speaking Today:</span></h2> <p>I’d like to thank <strong><a href= "https://iwillteachyoualanguage.com//italkishownotes" target= "_blank" rel="noopener noreferrer">italki</a></strong> for supporting the show. To claim your free lesson and start speaking today, visit: <a href= "https://iwillteachyoualanguage.com//italkishownotes" target= "_blank" rel= "noopener noreferrer"><strong>https://iwillteachyoualanguage.com//italkishownotes</strong></a></p> <h2>Do You Have A Question?</h2> <p>Ask me your language learning questions by <strong><a href= "https://iwillteachyoualanguage.com//ask" target="_blank" rel= "noopener noreferrer">clicking here</a></strong>, and I’ll do my best to feature it on the show! Also, <strong><a href= "https://iwillteachyoualanguage.com//itunes" target="_blank" rel= "noopener noreferrer">please subscribe to the show on iTunes</a></strong> to get automatic updates.</p> <hr /> <p>Thanks so much for listening to this episode of the podcast! If you’ve got any comments about the show then please leave them in the “comments” section below! If you’d like to help me out, then I’d love it if you could…</p> <ul> <li><strong>Share the episode</strong> using the social media buttons around you</li> <li><strong>Leave an honest review and rating of the podcast on iTunes</strong> (<strong><a href= "https://iwillteachyoualanguage.com//review" target="_blank" rel= "noopener noreferrer">click here to do that</a></strong>)</li> </ul> <p>iTunes reviews in particular really help the rankings of the podcast and help me to reach other aspiring language learners out there! See you in the next episode of the I Will Teach You A Language podcast!</p>


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