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Gemütlichkeit, Kalsarikännit And Other ‘Hygge’ Alternatives

Gemütlichkeit, Kalsarikännit And Other ‘Hygge’ Alternatives

Hygge isn’t the only foreign term you’ll need in your ‘cozy winter words’ collection. Come along on this journey through the world’s various ‘hygge’ alternatives.
How To Say ‘How Much Does This Cost?’ In 10 Languages

How To Say ‘How Much Does This Cost?’ In 10 Languages

Don’t get cheated at the market or souvenir shop. Learn how to ask ‘how much does this cost?’ in 10 different languages.
Quiz: Do You Know The Colors In German?

Quiz: Do You Know The Colors In German?

Can you tell the difference between ‘rot’ and ‘blau’? Take this fun German colors quiz to test your knowledge!
The Ultimate Guide To Mastering Date Formats In 8 Languages

The Ultimate Guide To Mastering Date Formats In 8 Languages

Never underestimate the importance of being able to accurately communicate the dates of your hotel reservation.
The Ultimate Guide To Mastering Numbers In 10 Languages

The Ultimate Guide To Mastering Numbers In 10 Languages

Think you can get by in a new language without knowing your numbers? We bet you haven’t tried ordering a round of shots yet.
The Ultimate Guide To Mastering Color Names In 12 Languages

The Ultimate Guide To Mastering Color Names In 12 Languages

Looking for the right word to describe that majestic velvet robe you saw to your friend abroad? Never be at a loss of words again.
What’s The Most Difficult Word In The World To Pronounce?

What’s The Most Difficult Word In The World To Pronounce?

Whether you think it’s ‘rural’ or ‘fünfhundertfünfundfünfzig,’ the most difficult word to pronounce is mostly relative to where you’re sitting.
How To Stall (And Instantly Sound More Fluent) In 7 Different Languages

How To Stall (And Instantly Sound More Fluent) In 7 Different Languages

Like. Umm. Ah. Filler words aren’t just there to make you sound clumsy. They’re also an important part of natural speech, and they can help you sound more fluent in another language.
How To Write The Date In German

How To Write The Date In German

German is pretty close to English, as far as writing the date goes. But there’s still enough difference to confuse you when you’re learning.
How To Name And Pronounce Colors In German

How To Name And Pronounce Colors In German

Roses are rot, violets are blau; here’s a guide to master German colors right now! Here’s an overview of all the colors in der Regenbogen (the rainbow).
The Most Useful Adjectives To Know In 4 Major Languages

The Most Useful Adjectives To Know In 4 Major Languages

If you could only learn a handful of descriptive words in a new language, what would they be? Here are the most common adjectives in Spanish, French, German and Italian — and some tips on how to use them.
How To Count To 100 In German

How To Count To 100 In German

You may know 100 German phrases, but learning how to count to 100 in German is a skill that’s easy to overlook.
12 German Words That Don’t Mean What You Think They Do

12 German Words That Don’t Mean What You Think They Do

German and English share common roots, but there are tons of false cognates you’ll need to sidestep if you want to avoid embarrassment. Here are 12 of the most amusing (and kinda NSFW) German false friends.
Vacation Cheat Sheet: 20 German Phrases You Need To Know

Vacation Cheat Sheet: 20 German Phrases You Need To Know

Make the most of your upcoming trip to Germany by focusing on these German phrases ahead of your flight abroad.