While Chinese *is* a hard language to learn, one of the best ways to begin learning it is to start early and study often! The pacing of Step by Step makes learning Chinese--even at the 1st grade level--a fun process!
Infographic - The Truth of Studying a Foreign Language
Infographic - The Truth of Studying a Foreign Language One of My Hobbies-I can read and speak French and Spanish in addition to English. I am learning Thai, Arabic, Swedish, German, Fon, Italian, and Japanese.