17 of 23 people found the following review helpful
If you're serious about learning a language, this is the ONLY book you'll really need. I learned more from reading it than I did from 16 weeks of a Spanish class I attended at a local college.
As Benny points out in the book - in traditional language learning you're taught not to speak the language from day one. That you have to learn the grammar and everything first then one day you can speak it. But this is wrong. This is exactly would was done in the class and I really got nowhere with this method. Sure, I learned a few sentences but that's nothing after 3 months!
One of the main things the book mentions that I didn't realize was that there were websites where you… Read more
1 of 2 people found the following review helpful
As someone who has tried several different detox programs I learned quite a few things I didn’t know from reading this book. When I hear the terms ‘Detox’ or ‘Cleanse’ I immediately think of juice fasting - which I hate! I don’t want to drink juice all day for 3 days and not eat anything.
But with the Detox Dictionary I came across awesome cleanses I had never even heard of, some are strictly juice diets, some are dietary and there’s even one for the skin. My personal favorite is the 48 hour cleanse by Dr Oz, mainly because I know him from his own show (The Dr Oz Show) and he encourages eating raw vegetables. Something which I already do.
Overall I’d recommend the book… Read more