Cheers for the support guys :)
plosive (stop)vs. fricative
Ha! See, I know what you're talking about.... in fact I can even draw a mouth diagram to highlight the difference between the two. But I'm still buggered if I can hear the difference. Maybe I'm going deaf in my old age.
Reading is not good enough. You need to read aloud and repeat. Repetition is king in learning languages (or queen, if you prefer)
Very true. I guess I should go for it and start muttering to myself on the train. I might end up with a carriage to myself :)
(so long as you don't give up first!)
At a risk of sounding like one of those twats on The Apprentice, giving up really isn't an option. I NEED to be able to master Polish.
translation please :)