10,000 hours may not cut it

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I have often told despairing students that it’s possible to learn a new language, but they need to remember the 10,000 hours rule : it takes at least this long to become an expert in a chosen field.

Cognitive psychologists have not exactly discredited the rule, but…

Just read this article by James Clear and see for yourselves:

Lessons on Success and Deliberate Practice from Mozart, Picasso, and Kobe Bryant

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