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8 Little, Unexpected Benefits Of Learning A Language

8 Little, Unexpected Benefits Of Learning A Language

From talking to loved ones in their native language, to improving mental health, here are eight proven benefits of learning a language.
Winter Traditions In Sweden And Russia

Winter Traditions In Sweden And Russia

In northern Europe, certain winter traditions are crucial for surviving the dark, cold season.
Announcing the Winner of the 2020 Babbel UK Scholarship

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.”
Introducing ‘Speaking Of Berlin’: Our Latest Podcast For German Learners

Introducing ‘Speaking Of Berlin’: Our Latest Podcast For German Learners

Follow language expert Ted as he introduces you to the city that we at Babbel call home, while helping you learn and improve your German along the way.
We Asked Thousands Of People About Their Accent In Another Language And Here’s What They Said

We Asked Thousands Of People About Their Accent In Another Language And Here’s What They Said

It turns out that more people are afraid of their accent than they are of flying.
Decade In Review: Language Trends That Shaped The 2010s

Decade In Review: Language Trends That Shaped The 2010s

We explored the memes, movements and emoji that defined a decade.
Introducing Parlez Away! — Babbel’s New French Podcast For Learners

Introducing Parlez Away! — Babbel’s New French Podcast For Learners

Ted is learning French for love. No longer wanting to rely on his girlfriend for translations when visiting France or spending time with her family, he’s now going all-in, determined to become conversational.
Introducing La bottega di Babbel: Our New Monolingual Italian Podcast

Introducing La bottega di Babbel: Our New Monolingual Italian Podcast

Hand-crafted by Babbel’s own language experts, our new show helps you discover the culture and traditions of Italy while strengthening your language skills.
How To Apologize For Brexit In 10 European Languages

How To Apologize For Brexit In 10 European Languages

Feeling guilty about the current political kerfuffle in your country? Here’s how to apologize for Brexit across Europe.