Un Día En Español 5: Surprise At The CN Tower
In this episode of our podcast for Spanish beginners, Ángela’s life changes forever atop a tower in Canada.
10 Of The Most Translated Books In The World
Unsurprisingly, children’s books and fairy tales dominate the list.
Quiz: Can You Tell Whether These German Words Are Real Or Fake?
German has lots of great, specific vocabulary. But don’t believe everything you read.
Meet the Experts: Miriam
Babbel’s VP of Educational Strategy reveals what drives her and her team to build what has become one of the most successful language learning apps, and what the future of digital learning holds.
The 8 Best Films For Learning Norwegian
Take a break from studying with one of these excellent Norwegian movies.
What Is A Coup, Exactly?
Also, what exactly is the difference between a coup, an insurrection, and sedition? There are many terms that fall under the broad label of ‘overthrowing the government,’ but words don’t all mean the same thing.
How To Talk About Family In Swedish
Well, you see, there’s your mormor, your farmor, and then there’s your farfar and your morfar.
4 Ways To Learn A Language While Exercising (And Why It Helps!)
Did you know studying while exercising is linked to more effective language learning? Here are some tips for getting in shape and learning a new language — at the same time.
Un Día En Español 4: Meeting My Sister For The First Time
In this episode of our podcast for Spanish beginners, Melina describes meeting her sister for the very first time.
Winter Traditions In Sweden And Russia
In northern Europe, certain winter traditions are crucial for surviving the dark, cold season.
What Are Fossil Words, And What Are Some Examples?
Sometimes words only live in very specific circumstances.
Announcing the Winner of the 2020 Babbel UK Scholarship
“To learn languages that have been systematically considered worthless is a gesture that recognizes the dignity and value of their speakers. It is also a powerful action to decolonize knowledge.”
How To Talk About Family In Polish
Just in case you ever want to write home to your matka and ojciec.
7 Reasons Winter Is The Perfect Time To Learn A Language
The most important reason: you don’t have to go outside.
Un Día En Español 3: Teaching Spanish To American Students
In this episode of our podcast for Spanish beginners, Carmela tells us about her chaotic first day teaching Spanish in Pennsylvania.
Seven Waves And Red Underwear: 6 New Year’s Eve Traditions From Around The World
There’s more to New Year’s Eve than simply enjoying a few glasses of something bubbly.