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Questions related to interlanguage fossilization, a phenomenon of stagnation during language learning, and how to overcome it (both learning and teaching strategies). Temporary fossilization is also known as a "plateau period".

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Can you 'plateau' while learning a language?

I feel like no matter how much I'm studying my language, no matter how hard I'm doing it (Georgian and Chinese), I'm still at just, a level. I can have conversations in them, read articles in them, ...