1. Giving up after the first try. You have to persevere and keep trying until you get it.
2. Not studying. Languages are very complicated. You can understand them and your brain is designed to be the best language learning machine on the planet, but you have to study daily if you don't want to fall behind.
3. Not participating in class. Practice makes perfect.
Three Simple Tips to Help Students Start the Year Strong
1. Participate in class and don't be embarrassed to try.