The trick to learning any language is to find a way to immerse yourself in it--really consuming as much as you can all the time. That means that, rather than designating an hour here and there for study, you should be trying to incorporate the language into your everyday life and hobbies. If . . .
I often find it hard to live in the present, although it is something I'm working on. Sometimes, it's just too much fun to imagine future itineraries and let your mind get carried away with them. I've been studying Spanish for a while now, and one of my recent readings about Uruguay got me . . .