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The Spanish Learner’s Guide To ‘El Misterio De La Calle De Cervantes’ Episode 3

The Spanish Learner’s Guide To ‘El Misterio De La Calle De Cervantes’ Episode 3

In this episode, Carlota, Lola and Diego are awoken in the middle of the night by strange animal noises. Could this be connected to their neighbor?
Phrases You’ll Need For Your Next Airbnb Stay

Phrases You’ll Need For Your Next Airbnb Stay

Er…how do you say ‘what’s the cat’s name’ again?
The Story Of Some Famed Dessert Names

The Story Of Some Famed Dessert Names

Don’t read this article on an empty stomach.
9 YouTubers To Subscribe To If You’re Learning Spanish

9 YouTubers To Subscribe To If You’re Learning Spanish

Looking for a fun way to mix up your language-learning routine? Check out these Spanish-speaking YouTubers!
How To Use The Internet For Language Learning

How To Use The Internet For Language Learning

There’s more ways to learn a language on the internet than you probably think!
10 New Zealand English Phrases You Can’t Bugger Up, Eh?

10 New Zealand English Phrases You Can’t Bugger Up, Eh?

If you’ve ever wondered what your kiwi friends meant by “tramping,” then this article is for you. We’re breaking down the most popular New Zealand slang words and phrases.
Learning With Music: Babbel’s Swedish Playlist

Learning With Music: Babbel’s Swedish Playlist

Whistle while you work on learning a new language with our beginner Swedish playlist!
Soothing Words In Other Languages

Soothing Words In Other Languages

The world is a harsh, unforgiving place. Here are some peaceful words to serve as balm for your frazzled nerves.
Cursing Abroad: Spanish Insults To Round Out Your Studies

Cursing Abroad: Spanish Insults To Round Out Your Studies

So you learned how to establish rapport with someone. Now, learn how to insult their mother. Just in case.
Words From The Kitchen: The Language Of Cooking

Words From The Kitchen: The Language Of Cooking

We’ve whipped up quite a nice list for you.
The Spanish Learner’s Guide To ‘El Misterio De La Calle De Cervantes’ Episode 2

The Spanish Learner’s Guide To ‘El Misterio De La Calle De Cervantes’ Episode 2

Find out what happens to Carlota, Lola and Diego in the second episode of the podcast!
How To Involve Friends In Your Language-Learning Journey

How To Involve Friends In Your Language-Learning Journey

Your best language-learning resource could be one phone call away.
Join Babbel’s 30-Day Challenge And Make Language Learning A Habit

Join Babbel’s 30-Day Challenge And Make Language Learning A Habit

Our new 30-day challenge sharpens all the skills you need to use your language in real life and make language-learning a habit.
What Is An Irish Goodbye, And Why Is It Irish?

What Is An Irish Goodbye, And Why Is It Irish?

No, the Irish sadly did not invent the practice of leaving a party without saying goodbye to anyone.
Your Grade School Language Classes Weren’t For Nothing

Your Grade School Language Classes Weren’t For Nothing

Are your high school Spanish classes still benefitting you, even though you’ve forgotten just about everything you learned?
5 Norwegian Books To Help You Learn The Language

5 Norwegian Books To Help You Learn The Language

Cozy up with one of these Norwegian books, recommended by our language experts.
Babbel’s New Look: Here’s Why We Changed The Look And Feel Of Our App

Babbel’s New Look: Here’s Why We Changed The Look And Feel Of Our App

Here at Babbel, we’re always looking for new ways to improve learning for our users. Our Principal Product Designer explains why we updated the look and navigation of our app.
How To Talk About Transportation In Swedish

How To Talk About Transportation In Swedish

Don’t get lost! Brush up on your Swedish transportation vocab before you travel.
Jargon Watch: Modern Dating Slang And The Language Of Love

Jargon Watch: Modern Dating Slang And The Language Of Love

Are young people and/or media publications just making up new dating terms for sport these days? Maybe, but here’s what they mean anyway.