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I am 16 year old from India. My native language is Hindi and Urdu. I study in English medium school (Indian English) and I know basic Arabic. I started learning Spanish from Duolingo, 3-4 months ago. But now, I am also interested in learning Latin, Portuguese, Hebrew, Arabic, Telugu and Sanskrit, and continue to learn Spanish. Can I learn all the languages simultaneously, or should I learn them one by one? I think that if I learn all the languages simultaneously, then i will get confused between the languages' vocabulary and syntax, etc. Will it be effective?

or Maybe I should learn the similar languages (like Spanish and Portuguese) together, or do you suggest an order for learning languages?

Last year I started learning Telugu and Sanskrit, but i quitted and gave up, because i didn't had time and i also cant find resources to learn.

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I don’t think that there is a maximum number of languages a person can learn in general. Of course, if we are talking about efficiency, quality is better than quantity. Even so, everyone is different and unique and the same goes for their learning speed, in addition to how much time they can spend on learning.

As for your question, since you have already started studying Arabic and Spanish, I suggest you focus on improving your knowledge of those two languages in particular. As for the other ones, it depends on how much time you can spend on learning them without negatively affecting the time you actually spend on learning Arabic and Spanish. In other words, do you think that you can create additional time slots for other languages in addition to Arabic and Spanish without affecting the time you already spend on learning those two? Maybe you can give it a try and if you notice that this is what is happening, you can stop the learning of the other languages. All in all, I think that your learning will be effective as long as you can manage well the time you spend on learning each language.

As for your last questions, it is true that learning similar languages can have its pros (for example, if their structure is similar it is easier to memorize it). However, the other side of the coin is that if they have similar words you may start to confuse them. Therefore, maybe at the beginning it is better to avoid learning two similar languages together. However, at the end of the day it depends on you. In fact, if you are very enthusiastic about learning a language and have some time to spend on it, give it a try and see how it goes. In the end, you are learning it because you like it!

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Can I learn all the languages simultaneously, or should I learn them one by one?

Yes, you can. Do you want to learn them all simultaneously? It's easier and I think faster to learn one language first, then learn another after finishing the first.

Maybe I should learn the similar languages (like Spanish and Portuguese) together, or do you suggest an order for learning languages?

Spanish and Portuguese are two different languages. They don't sound the same. I don't think they have the same idioms. What languages do you want to learn first? You don't have to learn similar languages first just because they're similar. Order? Which language has the highest priority to you?

it is true that learning similar languages can have its pros (for example, if their structure is similar it is easier to memorize it)

Yes.

However, the other side of the coin is that if they have similar words you may start to confuse them.

The similar words might refer to the same thing. If not, then it should be memorized in order not to do a mistake.

In fact, if you are very enthusiastic about learning a language and have some time to spend on it, give it a try and see how it goes. In the end, you are learning it because you like it!

YES.

You can learn a language effectively online and by meeting native-speakers of the language in your area/country. One language at a time I suggest.

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