I was skeptical about the pimsleur method, since learning a language as an adult can seem so difficult. After completing the first 30 minute lesson, I..Show More » already felt like I was speaking way better than I ever had from taking lessons from a native speaker and friend of mine. The learning curve and words are very practical and linear, so everything you learn reinforces your fundamentals and builds logically until you're stringing together useful sentences at an intermediate level. Of course having some written exercises to work out will be the next step, so I will look into getting a basic book of swedish. No complaints here about this method!
Very well done. This is the absolute most effective instructional book I've ever had. I'm very pleased at the progress I've made. Once I'm done with t..Show More »his course, I'm going to learn another language with the Pimsleur method.