Actual Fluency Extra with Kris Broholm

Actual Fluency Extra with Kris Broholm
Actual Fluency Extra is for all the content that did not fit into the main show. Kris dives into a variety of segments related to with a particular focus on progress and continued focus on learning. He also answers questions and comments about everything. If you want to have your question featured go to This podcast is sponsored by italki, online tutoring platform. Get $10 credit when you complete your first lesson by using this link:

Summer Update: A Danish Town in Iowa?! (+other updates!)
Jun 19 • 15 min
In this episode I share a few updates of what’s been going on lately: -My trip to Elk Horn (A Danish town in Iowa) -Polyglot Gathering in Bratislava -LangFest in Montreal And last, but definitely not least: The Polyglot Cruise 2020!
A Rant on the Price of Language Learning Products
Oct 9, 2018 • 12 min
In this little minisode I talk about the prices of language learning products, and my frustration that some of the older generation companies can’t seem to get into the modern era in terms of their pricing.
Quick Announcement
Jul 1, 2018 • 2 min
In this episode I briefly share why I decided to rename this show, and what my aim will be for it going forward.
How Language Learning can Improve Mental Health
May 22, 2018 • 30 min
In the latest episode of Language Learner Weekly Kris gets REALLY personal and shares his thoughts on the incredibly important topic of mental health, and how language learning can help improve the way you feel. Warning: None of the information and advice…
Adults can’t learn languages??
May 14, 2018 • 25 min
In the latest episode of Language Learner Weekly Kris goes through the news of the week, invites you to be part of a new workshop, and shares his own language learning progress before playing a preview from Actual Fluency Podcast episode #118. This…
Do you need a special mindset for learning languages?
May 14, 2018 • 22 min
In this Language Learner weekly episode Kris dives into the mental side of language learning by discussing the proper Mindset one needs to adopt for success. There’s also a preview of the latest Actual Fluency Podcast and a question from the mailbag on…
Learning As We Go Along
May 14, 2018 • 26 min
In this first real episode of Language Learner Weekly, which is brought to you by Glossika, Kris tries his hand at segment-based podcasts, and shares a great story about French.
Sneak peek!
May 14, 2018 • 33 min
This is a pre-season episode, where I ramble about the upcoming show and share what I’ve been up to lately.