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Hello there, bonjour, hola, 你好, latcho divvus…

Welcome to Language Learners Journal! An award-winning blog for those interested in learning languages, journaling, and self-development. Where we can share our experiences, successes, struggles, and goals. Language learners supporting other language learners with guest support from some professional linguists, language teachers, polyglots, and educational psychologists too!

A Bit About The Blog… 

Mindfully Empowering Independent Language Learning 

The goal of Language Learners Journal Ltd is to help students, independent learners, and even teachers become more motivated and focused, by applying a more holistic and mindful approach to learning. This includes introducing simple mindfulness practices, improving physical well-being, diet, and nutrition, promoting good sleep hygiene, collaborative study sessions and developing the mindset for success.  Language Learners Journal Ltd is written for language learners by language learners, with some guest support from professional linguistics, polyglots, and psychology graduates too.

Learn more about the services we offer or join our free Self Development community. 

A Bit About Me…


© Sarah Lawrence 

Hi there, I’m Trisha…

The founder of Language Learners Journal Ltd and The #15x100Challenge. I’m a certificated TEFL (Teaching English as a Foreign Language) tutor, motivational speaker, mindfulness instructor, professional blogger, writer, and award-winning entrepreneur from the UK!

My Journey

I sucked at learning new things at school, but then one day I started to make real progress. The teachers made me redo my work under close supervision thinking I was cheating!

However, they soon realized that the progress was coming directly from me and I went from being the bottom of the class with support to the top of the class supporting others!

So how did I go from struggling learner to making real progress almost overnight?

I started to take a more holistic approach to learning that included introducing simple mindfulness practices to my daily routine and positive thinking strategies that improved my focus and attention span. As a result, I became a more disciplined learner and achieved my goals.

Now I want to help others become more focused, motivated and successful at achieving their goals. That’s why I created my Startup Language Learners Journal Ltd and host the #15x100Challenge. 

Today, I have an academic background in psychology, not linguistics. So I am approaching language learning from a fresh perspective.

My mission is to empower people to learn new skills, especially languages!  Whilst sharing my own experiences and language learning goals too. I do not consider myself to be polyglot, but rather a ‘polynot’. As long as I can order cake and coffee in my target language then I am happy! 😀 

Languages studied: English, Spanish, Mandarin Chinese, French, German, Icelandic, Italian, Slovenian (Slovene) & British Sign Language (BSL). 

Currently studying: Chinese Mandarin and Spanish. 

Awards and Nominations 

Language Learners Journal Ltd – Winner of the ‘Enabler Award’ from


Language Learners Journal Ltd. Founder Trisha was nominated for  ‘Female Entrepreneur of the Year Award 2018‘ at the Startup Disruptors Business Awards.


Voted one of the top 100 Language Learning Blogs (worldwide) of 2018. 

Top 100 Language Blogs

Guest Posts, Press, and Mentions

Top Tips from Top Language Learners – Clozemaster 

50 extraordinary women who will inspire you to learn a language – Joy of Languages

How to Apply Mindfulness to Language Learning – Lingua Materna Podcast

How the early learning of languages can develop social skills in children – Bambini Lingo

Entrepreneur says holistic approach is key to success – The News

Language Learners Amplified Program (now the #15x100Challenge) – Lingo Hut

Interview with Michael from LangTech Podcast – Lang Tech Podcast

10 Actionable Steps to Motivate Language Learning – JabbaJabba

First Steps – Getting Started in Languages – Language Learning Library

11 Awesome People to Follow if You’re Learning Languages  – Recommended by Polyglot’s Diary

Opportunities & Online Collaborations 

I am currently seeking new opportunities both online and face-to-face.  I am open to collaboration work, guest posting and sponsorship deals with brands as long as they stand within the values of this site. I am also happy to speak at any motivational events within the UK and online get in contact today!

Get in touch…

Interested in guest posting for Language Learners Journal? I would also love to hear about your experiences and language learning goals or if you have a question you can email directly:  trisha@languagelearnersjournal.com

You can also message me on my Twitter or Facebook page.

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