Bilingual Jobs: How Singers Use Language To Make Music Global
We speak with two musicians: one who sings in more than one language, and one who’s studying languages to connect with her fans.
How Many People Speak French, And Where Is It Spoken?
Did you know that French is one of the fastest growing languages in the world and that about half of all French speakers live in Africa? Read on to discover more about the far reaches of the French language.
Cursing Abroad: French Insults To Round Out Your Studies
French people love the F-word as much as English speakers do. Here’s what else they love.
What Languages Are Spoken In Madagascar?
The world’s fourth-largest island has a lot to share with the world.
6 Clever Examples Of Portmanteau In Other Languages
Isn’t it fun to smash words together and see what results?
7 Instagram Accounts To Follow If You’re Learning French
Are you a Francophile? Or maybe you’re more interested in what’s going on in French-Canada? We have an Instagram account for you!
What Is An Irish Goodbye, And Why Is It Irish?
No, the Irish sadly did not invent the practice of leaving a party without saying goodbye to anyone.
Introducing Catherine Cusset’s ‘Life Of David Hockney’
This month, we’re reading a novelistic biography of a famed artist that is equal parts joyous and tragic.
A Simple Guide To The Complex Topic Of Gender-Neutral Pronouns
The singular “they” is now recognized by leading dictionaries and style guides in English. What about in other languages?
Crossword: How Much Do You Know About The French Language?
Left, right, up, down — there’s no wrong way to practice French.
How To Tell The Time In French
There are few things more important to know about (and few things more fun to say) than l’heure du jour.
Introducing Philippe Besson’s ‘Lie With Me’
A French novella about young love and discovering who you are.