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Bilingual Jobs: How Singers Use Language To Make Music Global

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?

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

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?

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

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

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!
Phrases You’ll Need For Your Next Airbnb Stay

Phrases You’ll Need For Your Next Airbnb Stay

Er…how do you say ‘what’s the cat’s name’ again?
What Is An Irish Goodbye, And Why Is It Irish?

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’

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

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?

Crossword: How Much Do You Know About The French Language?

Left, right, up, down — there’s no wrong way to practice French.