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Sierra Boone
Sierra is a Content Fellow here at Babbel. She's a Detroit native and recent Northwestern University graduate who prefers to explore language through the lens of society, culture, understanding...and food. Sierra speaks Spanish and Portuguese - the former with much more ease than the latter.
Articles by Sierra
Can Meditation Help You Learn A Language?

Can Meditation Help You Learn A Language?

I followed my Babbel lessons with meditation for a week, and this is what happened.
Vacation Cheat Sheet: 20 German Phrases You Need To Know

Vacation Cheat Sheet: 20 German Phrases You Need To Know

Make the most of your upcoming trip to Germany by focusing on these German phrases ahead of your flight abroad.
Quiz: How Well Do You Know Argentine Spanish?

Quiz: How Well Do You Know Argentine Spanish?

If you’ve learned Spanish in traditional settings, you most likely have a good handle on Spain’s or Mexico’s dialect. But do you know how to speak like a true Porteño?
Culture City: A Scandinavian Experience In Your Backyard

Culture City: A Scandinavian Experience In Your Backyard

In this installment of Culture City, we visited an international hotspot for Nordic culture and got our Scandinavian fix, no passport needed.
Vacation Cheat Sheet: 22 Italian Phrases To Know

Vacation Cheat Sheet: 22 Italian Phrases To Know

Make the most of your upcoming trip by focusing on these Italian conversation topics ahead of your flight abroad.
5 Popular Myths About Language Learning, Debunked

5 Popular Myths About Language Learning, Debunked

Let’s clear the air on these oft-repeated myths, once and for all.
Vacation Cheat Sheet: 17 Brazilian Portuguese Phrases You Need To Know

Vacation Cheat Sheet: 17 Brazilian Portuguese Phrases You Need To Know

Make the most of your upcoming trip to Brazil by focusing on these Brazilian Portuguese phrases ahead of your flight abroad.
Quiz: How Much Do You Know About Indonesian?

Quiz: How Much Do You Know About Indonesian?

Even if you speak the language, you might not know the answers to these questions about Indonesian.
How To Turn Your Obsession Into Success, According To These Famous Thought Leaders

How To Turn Your Obsession Into Success, According To These Famous Thought Leaders

From fitness to copy-editing, here’s how specialization helped propel their careers and happiness.