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Steph Koyfman
Steph is a writer, lindy hopper, and astrologer. She’s also a language enthusiast who grew up bilingual and had an early love affair with books. She has mostly proved herself as a New Yorker, and she can introduce herself in Swedish thanks to Babbel. She also speaks Russian and Spanish, but she’s a little rusty on those fronts.
Articles by Steph
How To Passively Learn A Language

How To Passively Learn A Language

Is passive language learning even a thing?
Here Are 20 New Words That Wouldn’t Exist Without Climate Change

Here Are 20 New Words That Wouldn’t Exist Without Climate Change

It’s not just the environment that’s changing. Languages around the world are also adapting to describe new realities.
Is Personal Space A Cultural Thing?

Is Personal Space A Cultural Thing?

Boundaries! They’re important.
How To Talk About Food And Drink In Polish

How To Talk About Food And Drink In Polish

It’ll behoove you to learn more than just ‘pierogi.’
What Language Is Spoken In New Zealand?

What Language Is Spoken In New Zealand?

Do you speak Kiwi? Good on ya, mate!
5 Ideas For Doing Heritage Tourism Right

5 Ideas For Doing Heritage Tourism Right

How far are you willing to travel to better understand your roots?
How Does Fusion Cuisine Arise?

How Does Fusion Cuisine Arise?

Are those Korean BBQ tacos you’re eating the product of something organic, or perhaps a little more hypothetical?