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Vacation Cheat Sheet: 22 French Phrases You Need To Know

Vacation Cheat Sheet: 22 French Phrases You Need To Know

Make the most of your upcoming trip by focusing on these French conversation topics ahead of your flight abroad.
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.
The Top French-Speaking Countries To Visit That Aren’t France

The Top French-Speaking Countries To Visit That Aren’t France

So you want to immerse yourself in the French language? Great news: you’ve got plenty of options.
The United States Of Accents: New Orleans And Cajun English

The United States Of Accents: New Orleans And Cajun English

In this edition, we talk about the accents found in southern Louisiana and the immigrants who brought them there.
The 7 Foreign-Language Songs That Have Topped The US Charts

The 7 Foreign-Language Songs That Have Topped The US Charts

The Billboard Hot 100 has kept track of the top songs in the United States for over 60 years, but rarely does a foreign-language song make it to number one.
How To Host The Perfect French Dinner Party

How To Host The Perfect French Dinner Party

We provide the recipes and the language, you provide the style. Bon appétit !
6 Questions With Polyglot Comedian And Activist Eddie Izzard

6 Questions With Polyglot Comedian And Activist Eddie Izzard

We spoke with Eddie Izzard about using language to connect with people, translating comedy and, at one point, human sacrifice.
Babbel On: March 2018 Language News Roundup

Babbel On: March 2018 Language News Roundup

US language learning declines, France announces plans to spread the French language and more from the world of language this past month.
How To Say Hello In French

How To Say Hello In French

Most people are familiar with “bonjour” as the classic French greeting, but did you know that there are a multitude of other ways to say hello in French, and that they vary by region?
How To Talk About Mental Health In 6 Different Languages

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?
Quiz: How Much Do You Know About French?

Quiz: How Much Do You Know About French?

Even if you speak the language, you might not know the answers to these questions about French.
Babbel On: January 2018 Language News Roundup

Babbel On: January 2018 Language News Roundup

A bar fights ‘Kardashianism,’ US schools drop French classes and more from the world of language this January.
Could You Date A French Speaker After 2 Weeks Of Learning The Language?

Could You Date A French Speaker After 2 Weeks Of Learning The Language?

We sent two English speakers on blind dates with fluent French speakers after learning with Babbel for just two weeks. Here’s how it went down.
How Various International Cuisines Flavor The Local Language

How Various International Cuisines Flavor The Local Language

There is an impressive amount of sausage idioms in German, and that makes an impressive amount of sense.