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A Simple Guide To The Complex Topic Of Gender-Neutral Pronouns

A Simple Guide To The Complex Topic Of Gender-Neutral Pronouns

The singular “they” is now recognized by leading dictionaries and style guides in English. What about in other languages?
Why Do Our Brains Remember Certain Words Over Others?

Why Do Our Brains Remember Certain Words Over Others?

Is there some sort of weird trick to this thing?
Spanish For Business: 18 Phrases To Know When Working Abroad

Spanish For Business: 18 Phrases To Know When Working Abroad

Doing some work in a Spanish-speaking country? Here are 18 phrases you should know, pulled from Babbel’s new Spanish for business course.
A Guide To Foreign Language Reading

A Guide To Foreign Language Reading

Whether you’re starting out or are an advanced learner, here are tips for making the most of reading books in another language.
How To Talk About Transportation In Norwegian

How To Talk About Transportation In Norwegian

Sadly, there is no dog-sledding vocab on this list.
5 Portuguese TV Shows To Help You Learn The Language

5 Portuguese TV Shows To Help You Learn The Language

Want to practice your language skills from the comfort of your bed? Stream these Portuguese TV shows to supplement your studies.
How To Say ‘Yes’ And ‘No’ In 10 Languages

How To Say ‘Yes’ And ‘No’ In 10 Languages

You say yes, I say no, and other languages use completely different words in response to questions.
How Do You Say ‘ASAP’ In Other Languages?

How Do You Say ‘ASAP’ In Other Languages?

In some countries, they just say ‘ASAP.’ Or ‘ah-zap.’
How To Tell The Time In French

How To Tell The Time In French

There are few things more important to know about (and few things more fun to say) than l’heure du jour.
How To Say ‘I Don’t Understand’ In 10 Different Languages

How To Say ‘I Don’t Understand’ In 10 Different Languages

“I don’t understand” might be one of the most useful phrases you can learn.
Connected Speech: What Is It And How Do You Use It?

Connected Speech: What Is It And How Do You Use It?

What is connected speech and how does it manifest itself in English? One of our linguistics experts explains.
5 Dutch Books To Help You Learn The Language

5 Dutch Books To Help You Learn The Language

From children’s stories to World War II novels, this list of Dutch books provides language learners with a variety of options for every skill level.
How To Talk About Transportation In Italian

How To Talk About Transportation In Italian

Whether you’re venturing by l’auto, l’aereo or l’acqua (Venetian gondola ride, anyone?), let this vocabulary guide to transportation in Italian ease the way for smooth sailing.
How To Improve Your Learning By Stimulating Your Senses

How To Improve Your Learning By Stimulating Your Senses

Did you know that engaging with multiple senses at once makes learning something easier? Here’s how you can stimulate your senses to efficiently learn a language.