Arnaud Bernier - Babbel Magazine
Articles by Arnaud
10 Myths About The French Language
Etymology: an exact science? Not if you consider the questionable origins of certain words put forward by folk etymology.
An Introduction To The Dialects And Regional Languages Of France
Join us on a linguistic Tour De France’s regional languages and dialects.
An Introduction To The Japanese Language
The Japanese language is as interesting as it is intimidating to new learners.
The Etymology Of Sporting Event Names
From Ancient Greek to French, English, and Japanese, sports lexicon reflects a number of different linguistic influences.
20 Swiss French Expressions To Know Before Visiting Switzerland
Switzerland: the chocolate, the cheese, the cows, the mountains… and the multilingualism.
How Is Swiss Italian Different From The Italian Spoken In Italy?
Within the Italian language, vocabulary, expressions and sometimes even grammatical constructions change from one dialect to the next. Italian-speaking Switzerland is no exception.
9 Tips For Making The Most Of The Trans-Siberian Railway
For generations, train enthusiasts and Russia lovers have adventured the Trans-Siberian Railway. Here’s a useful list to help you prepare for this journey!
How To Learn The Cyrillic Alphabet In Only 2 Days
The Cyrillic alphabet can seem intimidating, but don’t be fooled. It only has 33 letters — just 7 more than the Latin alphabet! Here’s how you can learn the Cyrillic alphabet in only 2 days.