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What Language Is Spoken In Egypt?

What Language Is Spoken In Egypt?

Case in point: spoken language and written language aren’t always the same thing.
Behind the Scenes: Cemre

Behind the Scenes: Cemre

A Junior Fullstack Engineer talks to us about moving from studies to full-time work.
How To Talk About Transportation In Turkish

How To Talk About Transportation In Turkish

No matter your preferred method of transport, it’s good to get some Turkish transportation vocab under your belt before you travel.
Cursing Abroad: German Insults To Round Out Your Studies

Cursing Abroad: German Insults To Round Out Your Studies

German food may not be spicy, but German insults certainly are.
Which European Countries Are The Best At Language Learning?

Which European Countries Are The Best At Language Learning?

We look at statistics for when European countries start teaching languages.
18 Unique Travel Gifts For The Jetsetter In Your Life

18 Unique Travel Gifts For The Jetsetter In Your Life

If you need unique gift suggestions for someone who loves to travel, look no further. We gathered a list of the 18 things we can’t go without.
A Family Affair: The Culture Of Kinship Around The World

A Family Affair: The Culture Of Kinship Around The World

There’s more than one species of family tree.
Introducing Babbel USA’s Very Own YouTube Channel

Introducing Babbel USA’s Very Own YouTube Channel

For the budding polyglot, the curious global citizen, and everyone in between, Babbel’s U.S. content team has some fun (yet informative) videos for you.
The Ultimate Holiday Gift Guide For The Person Who Has Everything

The Ultimate Holiday Gift Guide For The Person Who Has Everything

Some people are easier to shop for than others, but even those who already have all the things they want could use better ways to spend their time.
Multilinguish: Can ASMR, Hypnosis Or Crystals Help You Learn?

Multilinguish: Can ASMR, Hypnosis Or Crystals Help You Learn?

In this episode of Multilinguish, we try some unconventional language-learning techniques to see if there’s anything to gain from them.
How To Talk About Food And Drink In Turkish

How To Talk About Food And Drink In Turkish

Learn some Turkish vocabulary that’ll take you from the Meze plate to the baklava.
How Many Languages Are There In The World?

How Many Languages Are There In The World?

How many languages are there? Why do some languages disappear while others grow and become more important? And how can you prevent languages from dying out?
5 Of The Most Memorable Ghost Stories Around The World

5 Of The Most Memorable Ghost Stories Around The World

Ghosts! The whole world is talking about them.
13 Foreign Phrases That Are Rooted In Superstition

13 Foreign Phrases That Are Rooted In Superstition

Some foreign expressions don’t make a lick of sense until you learn about their spooky origins.
Where Do Superstitions Come From, And How Do They Spread?

Where Do Superstitions Come From, And How Do They Spread?

Language and superstition are entwined with each other like broken mirrors and bad luck.
Can You Ever Lose Your Accent?

Can You Ever Lose Your Accent?

Can you ever lose your native accent? Don’t worry, there’s no real danger of misplacing it.
Watch What You Say: 6 Peculiar Verbal Superstitions

Watch What You Say: 6 Peculiar Verbal Superstitions

If you can’t say anything lucky, don’t say anything at all.
The 7 Best Films For Learning Russian

The 7 Best Films For Learning Russian

Here are seven amazing Russian movies to watch that you will enjoy at a beginner or intermediate Russian level.
Stream And Scream: 7 Scary Movies From Around The World

Stream And Scream: 7 Scary Movies From Around The World

Step 1: Get scared. Step 2: Learn a language?