Lili Steffen - Babbel Magazine

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
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.
The Best 60s Slang To Get Your Groove On

The Best 60s 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. Here’s our list of lingo from the Roaring Twenties that deserves a comeback in 2020.
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.
Which Language Is Spoken In Ireland?

Which Language Is Spoken In Ireland?

That’s actually a trick question — and English is only one piece of the puzzle.
What Are Diminutives? The Cutest Words Around

What Are Diminutives? The Cutest Words Around

What do selfies, baguettes and people named Bob all have in common? Read on to find out.
What Is Frisian, And Where Is It Spoken?

What Is Frisian, And Where Is It Spoken?

Ever wondered what language is the most closely related to English? Read on to find out more about our lingual sibling, Frisian.