Five Hundred Hours

You can learn an “easy” language in ~500 hours.

500 hours is ~60 workdays (8 hours each).

If you scrounge for Between Time every day, you can accumulate 500 hours quickly:

per day # of days
90 minutes 11 months
80 minutes 1 year
70 minutes 1.2 years
60 minutes 1.4 years
50 minutes 1.6 years
40 minutes 2.0 years
30 minutes 2.7 years
20 minutes 4.1 years
10 minutes 8.2 years

There are plenty of rewarding ways to spend 500 hours: