The Story Of Blissymbolics: An Attempt At Universal Symbol Language
Could a well-designed written language be the key to uniting the world?
The 20 Most Common Portuguese Verbs (And How To Use Them)
What are the most important Portuguese verbs and how are they conjugated? We’ve prepared a learning guide to help you get familiar with these most common verbs!
Behind the scenes: Alex Sulim (he/him)
Alex talks to us about the growth mindset and about Hack && Tell, which is a monthly innovation event he and his team conjured up.
A Cultural History Of The Avocado
Delicious as it might be on toast, the avocado has also taken on a massive share of cultural significance since its days as a humble prehistoric fruit.
Ice Cream Around The World: 7 Tasty Summer Treats
Cool off this summer with a delicious dessert from another country. Here’s your guide to ice cream around the world.
Read The World: 10 Books About Stockholm
Swedish literature is a lot more than just Scandinavian noir (though, admittedly, there is a lot of that).
13 American Regional Slang Terms You Need To Know
The internet may be homogenizing the way we speak, but for now, we’ve still got ‘yinz’ and ‘jawn.’
Our Favorite Neapolitan Expressions And How To Use Them
Heading to Naples? Here’s a couple dozen phrases it might be useful to know.
The Best French Dictionaries To Use When You’re Learning The Language
Because sometimes, one French dictionary isn’t enough.
The 20 Most Common Verbs In German (And How To Use Them)
What are the most important verbs in German, how do you conjugate them and how do you use them? Here’s a handy intro to German verbs.
Is French Still The Language Of Molière?
400 years after the greatest French playwright was born, the name Molière is associated with the French language more than ever.
Read The World: Books About Rio De Janeiro
If you can’t physically go to Rio, here’s the second best thing.
The 20 Most Common Italian Verbs (And How To Use Them!)
With these 20 most common Italian verbs, you can already put together hundreds of sentences without much effort. Here’s where to start your Italian learning quest.
Quiz: Which Language Should You Learn?
Take this short quiz — at the end, you’ll know which language is best for you to learn.
How To Talk About The Home In Dutch
Learn a new language without leaving your home! Or something like that.
Unique Languages Of Europe: The Mysteries Of Yiddish
Yiddish isn’t a dialect or a jargon. It’s a language all to itself! Tormented by the past, forgotten by the present, Yiddish is a language in danger of disappearing. Let’s see what makes it so unique.
The History Of Solresol: A Musical Attempt At A Universal Language
Let’s start at the very beginning.