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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 Apologize In Russian

How To Apologize In Russian

Look — mistakes happen. Saying “sorry” can be the first step to fixing them.R
7 Struggles French Learners Understand All Too Well

7 Struggles French Learners Understand All Too Well

When half the letters aren’t even pronounced? Truly rude.
How To Say Goodbye In Turkish

How To Say Goodbye In Turkish

In some cases, it all comes down to whether you’re the one leaving or staying.
Choose Your Adventure: Mexico City

Choose Your Adventure: Mexico City

If you had a day to explore Mexico City, where would you end up? You’ll need a little bit of Spanish where you’re going, but mostly, you’ll need a nose for adventure.
The Top 5 Reasons To Learn Indonesian

The Top 5 Reasons To Learn Indonesian

For one, Indonesia’s national language is an important symbol of its post-colonial independence.
Why The Swedish ‘Mys’ Is A Must In Your Vocabulary

Why The Swedish ‘Mys’ Is A Must In Your Vocabulary

Because coziness is not just a feeling — it’s an entire way of life.
How To Say Goodbye In Polish

How To Say Goodbye In Polish

First of all, never do it across a threshold.
Here Are Some Of The Most Common Surnames Around The World

Here Are Some Of The Most Common Surnames Around The World

Our last names are an enduring spoken tradition, and they can often tell us something important about where we came from.
The Best Of The Past Year’s German Pandemic Lingo

The Best Of The Past Year’s German Pandemic Lingo

Listen, we’re all overzoomed at this point.