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Old 06-28-2017, 07:49 AM   #42
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Re: The Problem of Jiyu Waza/Spontaneous Application

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Peter A Goldsbury wrote: View Post
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One breakthrough came when I began to think in Japanese, without having to go through the process of translation. This seemed to occur naturally, in the sense that I did not consciously practice how to do it. Of course, there are various theories about how one learns a language and when I was acquiring a teaching diploma, Chomsky's theories of child language learning were popular. They have not stood the test of time.
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Sounds like the idea of interpreted vs. compiled mode cognitive scientists borrowed from computer scientists. E.g :https://www.cs.bham.ac.uk/research/p...-cogsci-81.pdf

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