Cursing Abroad: Portuguese Insults To Round Out Your Studies
Some might say swearing is just a natural extension of the Portuguese language.
Watch What You Say: 6 Peculiar Verbal Superstitions
If you can’t say anything lucky, don’t say anything at all.
Crossword: How Much Do You Know About Germany And The German Language?
How strong is your German know-how when the stakes are raised — or criss-crossed?
The Stories Behind Common Latin Phrases
‘Quid pro quo’ is the way to go — but only if you know how to use it correctly.
5 Compelling Euphemisms In Other Languages
Some things aren’t better left unsaid — they’re just better left delicately said.
9 Foreign Phrases That Will Make You Sound Smart
Want to impress a native with your burgeoning language skills? Keep one of these foreign phrases handy in your back pocket.
How To Ask For The Check In 10 Languages
This guide won’t tell you how to split a birthday dinner tab between 12 people without wanting to flip the table in frustration, but at least you’ll be able to get your server’s attention.
The Curious Terms For ‘Sun Shower’ From Around The World
Is the Devil beating his wife, or is it a fox’s wedding? Just about every culture on Earth has a whimsical folkloric take on what it means when it rains on a sunny day.
How To Talk About Mental Health In 6 Different Languages
‘Self-care’ has become a major buzzword in the U.S. amid a burgeoning movement to destigmatize mental illness. Do other cultures discuss mental health as openly?