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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.
The One Thing Every Successful Language Learner Knows

The One Thing Every Successful Language Learner Knows

There’s no one, silver bullet that can show you how to learn any language, but almost every successful language learner has this advice to offer.
Improve Your Accent With These 5 Simple Tricks

Improve Your Accent With These 5 Simple Tricks

Language learners often neglect honing a good accent in favor of focusing on grammar and vocabulary — but it’s important to practice your accent too! We explain why and explore some useful tips for improving it.
How To Name And Pronounce Colors In Italian

How To Name And Pronounce Colors In Italian

Roses are rosso, violets are blu, for the rest of the colors in Italian, here’s a handy guide for you. Learn all the colors of l’Arcobaleno (the rainbow).
Quiz: What Bad Learning Habit Have You Fallen Into?

Quiz: What Bad Learning Habit Have You Fallen Into?

The first step to breaking a bad learning habit is to recognize what it is. This handy quiz might be able to point you in the right direction.
How To Succeed At Language Exams

How To Succeed At Language Exams

Nobody likes exams — let alone studying for them — but these tips will help you conquer those tricky language tests with no trouble at all.
6 Bad Habits To Avoid When Learning A New Language, And How To Break Them

6 Bad Habits To Avoid When Learning A New Language, And How To Break Them

Are you a binge-learner? Or maybe you’re a rut-walker? Have no fear, whatever your bad habit is it can definitely be broken.
How To Ask For The Check In 10 Languages

How To Ask For The Check In 10 Languages

This guide won’t tell you how to split a birthday dinner tab between 12 people without wanting to flip the table in frustration, but at least you’ll be able to get your server’s attention.
#Babbel7 Day 6: Turn On, Tune In, Keep Learning

#Babbel7 Day 6: Turn On, Tune In, Keep Learning

Immersing yourself in a language is one of the best ways to improve your listening comprehension, and you don’t even have to leave home to do it.
#Babbel7 Day 5: Easy As 1, 2…

#Babbel7 Day 5: Easy As 1, 2…

Learn how to count, describe things and utilize native expressions with advice from our language experts.
#Babbel7 Day 4: Pencils Down, Quiz Time

#Babbel7 Day 4: Pencils Down, Quiz Time

Test your understanding of the cultural and linguistic history of your new language.
#Babbel7 Day 3: Food, Glorious Food

#Babbel7 Day 3: Food, Glorious Food

Eat and drink your way to better cultural understanding.
#Babbel7 Day 2: Express Yourself

#Babbel7 Day 2: Express Yourself

You’ll be surprised by how much progress you can make by simply focusing on the most common verbs in your language.