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Put simply, brilliant.

Advantages: Easy to use, effective, engrossing...
Disadvantages: Is not quite thorough enough in vocabulary for use by students.

...This is a standard, become-fluent-in-Spanish-in-a-day course like any other, with one crucial difference: it works. Michel Thomas was a genius, and he has revolutionised language learning with a simplicity, accessibility and plain elegance that literally ...

harryrulestheworld 03.01.2008 · Read full review
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Michel Thomas Spanish: Unlike any other language course I've used

Advantages: Teaches the underlying structure of Spanish in an easily absorbable way.
Disadvantages: Not much vocabulary taught so not so good if you want to quickly learn tourist level Spanish.

From having no interest in learning languages in the past, largely due to the method of teaching in the school systems, I have recently discovered a passion for languages. I have previously tried to learn Spanish by myself using alternative CD courses bu ...

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With help from my girlfriend

Advantages: Great method and format
Disadvantages: Mistakes

Great method of teaching and great format with the two students and one teacher. Very enjoyable to learn a language this way. But ..... there is a number of mistakes in the material. My girlfriend is Spanish and it was great to show off my newly learned ...

Batuwu 07.07.2009 · Read full review
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It Is Very Acceptable For Me That Way, And I Want To Do It Now

Advantages: Excellent way to learn Italian, easy, good value (if you find it for under £40), it works!
Disadvantages: The students

Although I am a language student and self-confessed language geek, it appears that I’ve actually written relatively few reviews on the subject. I spend a lot of time using language books, software and audio CDs as well as talking about it with other likem ...

charlsayslol 30.07.2011 · Read full review
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Revolutionary.

Advantages: Always accessible and achievable, yet engrossing.
Disadvantages: Does not give enough by way of vocabulary for a student.

...This is a standard, become-fluent-in-Italian-in-a-day course like any other, with one crucial difference: it works. Michel Thomas was a genius, and he has revolutionised language learning with a simplicity, accessibility and plain elegance that literally ...

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