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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
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.
6 Questions With Bilingual Parenting Expert Maritere Bellas

6 Questions With Bilingual Parenting Expert Maritere Bellas

We spoke with Maritere Bellas, author of ‘Arroz Con Pollo and Apple Pie: Raising Bicultural Children,’ about growing up in Puerto Rico and the importance of learning a language with your child.
What’s Disney Channel Like Around The World?

What’s Disney Channel Like Around The World?

Here’s what everyone’s favorite mouse looks like on televisions across the globe.
How To Combat Foreign Language Anxiety

How To Combat Foreign Language Anxiety

Don’t let anxiety get the best of your language-learning goals. Fight back with these helpful steps.