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How I Learned Indonesian With Babbel, 5 Days Before I Left For Bali

How I Learned Indonesian With Babbel, 5 Days Before I Left For Bali

Five days before I left for Bali, I downloaded the Babbel app onto my iPhone. Here’s what happened.
5 British Christmas Traditions That Other Countries Find Really Confusing

5 British Christmas Traditions That Other Countries Find Really Confusing

Every country has strange customs — the UK just happens to pack most of them in around Christmas time. Here are the strangest traditions of the lot.
19 Reasons To Learn A New Language In 2019

19 Reasons To Learn A New Language In 2019

And if you’ve already made up your mind to learn another language in 2019, what are you waiting for? Skip to the end!
Wyngz And Things: The Highly Specific Language Of Food Labels

Wyngz And Things: The Highly Specific Language Of Food Labels

You spend a lot of your life reading the language of food labels, but how many of these terms do you understand?
The Nuances Of Spanish Dialects Around The Globe

The Nuances Of Spanish Dialects Around The Globe

Spanish is spoken by over 500 million people and is the official language of 20 different countries. With all of these speakers, there are bound to be differences! Here’s how to keep them all straight.
Education Abroad: What In The World Is Language Travel?

Education Abroad: What In The World Is Language Travel?

Exploring the trend of language travel — going abroad for education, adventure and lifelong memories.
The Linguistic Origins Of New Orleans Food

The Linguistic Origins Of New Orleans Food

When it comes to New Orleans food history, language often holds the biggest clues.
How Hard Is It To Learn French?

How Hard Is It To Learn French?

Are you desperate to know what “la plume de ma tante” means? Do you adore la vie en rose? Or perhaps you’re yearning for a year in Provence? Whatever your motivation, here’s the lowdown on how hard it is to learn French.
How To Write The Date In Polish

How To Write The Date In Polish

Learning how to write the date in Polish can help you ask questions, make plans and fill out important documents. Here’s a quick guide.
The 8 Best Books To Learn French

The 8 Best Books To Learn French

Are you looking for books and comics books to improve your French? Our experts have picked eight of the best books to learn French. Here are their picks!
9 Foreign Phrases That Will Make You Sound Smart

9 Foreign Phrases That Will Make You Sound Smart

Want to impress a native with your burgeoning language skills? Keep one of these foreign phrases handy in your back pocket.
How To Name And Pronounce Colors In Danish

How To Name And Pronounce Colors In Danish

Roses are røde, violets are blå, here’s a quick guide to colors in Danish for you! In no time, you’ll know all the colors of the regnbue (rainbow).
11 Holiday Recipes From Around The World

11 Holiday Recipes From Around The World

Get in the holiday spirit by trying your hand at one of these delicious Christmas, Hanukkah and New Year’s dishes from other countries.
How To Count To 100 In Russian

How To Count To 100 In Russian

Counting in Russian isn’t all that hard. Plus, it’s pretty much the only way to defend yourself against the wrong amount of vodka shots.
Here’s How This App Made By 150+ Linguists Will Get You Speaking A New Language In 2019

Here’s How This App Made By 150+ Linguists Will Get You Speaking A New Language In 2019

At Babbel, our scientifically-verified app is made by 150+ language experts. Millions of paying subscribers are already convinced. So who are these experts and how do they design our app?
How To Count To 100 In Indonesian

How To Count To 100 In Indonesian

Counting in Indonesian is a fundamental aspect of speaking the language. Here’s a brief guide to how the numbers work, from nol (0) to seratus (100).
How To Master The Very Tricky Rules Of Danish Pronunciation

How To Master The Very Tricky Rules Of Danish Pronunciation

Yes, Danish pronunciation can be a real challenge, but that doesn’t mean it has to be a struggle. One of our Danish experts gives her best tips for mastering the pronunciation of this tricky language!
10 Things Americans Say That Might Sound Weird In Other Countries

10 Things Americans Say That Might Sound Weird In Other Countries

Don’t say ‘let’s hang out sometime’ to a German unless you actually mean it.
What Is Braille, And How Does It Work?

What Is Braille, And How Does It Work?

Braille was invented by Louis Braille in the early 20th century, but its journey to being used all around the world was a bit convoluted.