Arnaud Bernier - Babbel Magazine
Articles by Arnaud
The Most Common French Filler Words And How To Use Them
Filler words are all of those words that we say without thinking. J’avoue, alors, du coup, donc, c’est clair, bref… What if filler words let you express yourself better in French?
The Origin Of Languages: The Tower Of Babel And Other Stories
From the Tower of Babel to tales from Africa, Asia and the Americas, discover how different civilizations have tried to explain the birth of languages!
The Top 10 Street Food Capitals Of Europe
Currywurst, churros, baklava and more. Let’s go on a tasty tour all around Europe to find savory snacks and sweet treats to go.
Unique Languages Of Europe: The Mysteries Of Yiddish
Yiddish isn’t a dialect or a jargon. It’s a language all to itself! Tormented by the past, forgotten by the present, Yiddish is a language in danger of disappearing. Let’s see what makes it so unique.
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.
A Linguistic History Of Major European Cities
Where do capitals get their names? Why do we translate the names of certain foreign cities? From Lille to Porto, Munich to Moscow, discover the stories behind city names and their translations.
Countries And Cities That Have Changed Their Names
From France to Japan, Russia to Turkey, some places aren’t short of inspiration when it comes to changing names.
Tour De Paris: A Linguistic Guide To The French Capital
From Russian novels to Turkish hairdressers, Paris thinks big when it comes to cultures from around the world.