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How To Revive A Dead Language

How To Revive A Dead Language

Prof. Ghil’ad Zuckermann is a renowned linguist and scholar originally from Israel and currently based in Australia. He talked to Babbel about strategies for linguistic revitalization and the political issues surrounding linguistic change and preservation.
8 Reasons To Learn A Language When You Retire

8 Reasons To Learn A Language When You Retire

Language learning isn’t just for millennials — from keeping your mind fit to enhancing travel, here’s why baby boomers should start studying a new tongue.
In New York City, The Dogs Speak Yiddish

In New York City, The Dogs Speak Yiddish

Can your dog respond to commands in another language? Here’s one group’s take on how cultural revival can occur through the small, everyday routines we share with our four-legged friends.
From Survival To Revival: A Q&A With The Endangered Language Alliance

From Survival To Revival: A Q&A With The Endangered Language Alliance

The global movement to resuscitate dying languages has been underway since the ’90s, but in New York City, ELA takes an unusually urban approach to field work.
An Interview With The Founder Of Bookselling Without Borders

An Interview With The Founder Of Bookselling Without Borders

Michael Reynolds, the editor-in-chief of Europa Editions, is on a mission to bring more translated literature to the United States.
Share Your Story With Babbel

Share Your Story With Babbel

It’s your turn to tell us how language learning has impacted your life.
Día De Los Muertos: Phantoms Of The Cultural Subconscious

Día De Los Muertos: Phantoms Of The Cultural Subconscious

For Americans with Mexican heritage, the Day of the Dead is a time to bridge the gap across generations, languages and the afterlife.