Articles by Claire
Sure, most of us know arachnophobia (fear of spiders) and claustrophobia (fear of confined spaces), but what the about other, lesser known phobias? In honor of Halloween, here are some of the most niche fears one can have — along with their terrifying spellings.
We challenged 4 lonely Brits to go on a mystery date in a different language after only 3 weeks with the Babbel app. See how it went in the video below!
Considering how often aliens appear in pop culture, very little attention is paid to discussing how difficult it would be to actually communicate with them. Let’s break down the biggest linguistic and logistical barriers to practical alien communication.
Does your last encounter with the Klingon language have you thinking, “What on Qo’noS was that?” Worry not: Today we’re breaking down Klingon’s linguistic features into their human language counterparts.
Do you really speak a second language better when you’re drunk? Or are you just overconfident about your abilities? We looked at science, as well as conducted our own case study, to find the answers.
Yes, wireless internet connection is amazing, but regrettably it’s not available all the time. Here are our Top 11 times to take your language learning offline with the Babbel App.
Paris may be called the City of Love, but its dating culture can be intimidating for outsiders to break into. Here at Babbel, we sat down with some of our very own Parisian colleagues for their best tips and tricks on dating in Paris. Keep reading to discover their Do’s and Don’ts.
Whether you’re an experienced adventurer or a first-time global traveler, learning the local language of your destination can have a real impact on your trip. Here are our top reasons why having another language under your belt upgrades your experience abroad.