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Lili Steffen
In 2017 Lili fulfilled her high school dream of living in Berlin, where she is currently sharpening her German skills in blissful language immersion. With a background in sociology and feminist activism, she looks for any opportunity to support local reproductive health and justice work. Lili wishes there was more time in a day to enjoy her interests, which include indoor cycling, teaching herself 3D modeling, and consuming anything true crime related.
Articles by Lili
The Best 1960s Slang To Get Your Groove On

The Best 1960s Slang To Get Your Groove On

Looking for a blast from the past? Join us as we revisit some of the grooviest 1960s slang.
Slang From The 1920s That Needs To Make A Comeback

Slang From The 1920s That Needs To Make A Comeback

A lot can change for a language in 100 years.
4 Reasons Why 10 Million People Chose To Learn A New Language With Babbel

4 Reasons Why 10 Million People Chose To Learn A New Language With Babbel

In 2020, Babbel reached 10 million subscribers! Here are 4 reasons why so many people have turned to Babbel to meet their language learning needs
Here’s How This Influencer Learned Over 7 Languages And Totally Changed Her Career

Here’s How This Influencer Learned Over 7 Languages And Totally Changed Her Career

“Learning a language isn’t talent or luck, it’s really just a trained skill and habit,” explains polyglot influencer, Lina Vasquez. Find out how speaking over 7 languages set her up for success.
An Expert Explains: How This Effective Language App Is Built To Boost Your Career

An Expert Explains: How This Effective Language App Is Built To Boost Your Career

This language learning app partners with industry giants to build its business language courses. Here’s how it serves you, too.
Train Your Brain With This Language Learning App

Train Your Brain With This Language Learning App

Thankfully, you don’t need an at-home gym to work on your mental fitness. But as far as exercising goes, though, how do you train your brain? It turns out that learning a new language is one of the most effective and rewarding mental workouts around. Why?  When you master tricky vocab, you’re strengthening parts of […]
You’ve Really Knocked It Outta The Park: Encouraging Words From Around The World

You’ve Really Knocked It Outta The Park: Encouraging Words From Around The World

Uninspired and in need of some motivation? We could all use a little encouragement from time to time, especially when trying to learn a new language. And often, a friend’s small words of encouragement are exactly what we need to put the wind back in our sails.
Can You Ever Lose Your Accent?

Can You Ever Lose Your Accent?

Can you ever lose your native accent? Don’t worry, there’s no real danger of misplacing it.
Everything You Ever Wanted To Know About The Irish Accent

Everything You Ever Wanted To Know About The Irish Accent

What is the Irish accent, or are there perhaps more than one? Here’s an overview of Irish English.