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Can You Multitask While You Learn A Language?

Can You Multitask While You Learn A Language?

Are your distractions a cop-out, or are they distractions with a purpose?
How To Remember A Language You Forgot

How To Remember A Language You Forgot

Think all is lost? Think again — and then, most importantly, start retraining yourself.
6 Questions With Dothraki Creator David J. Peterson

6 Questions With Dothraki Creator David J. Peterson

We chatted about creating, deconstructing and learning languages with the conlanger who invented the fictional languages you hear in ‘Game of Thrones.’
How Easy Is It To Forget A Language If You Don’t Practice?

How Easy Is It To Forget A Language If You Don’t Practice?

Can you forget your second language over time? The answer is: kind of, and, well, it depends.
How To Use Memory Palace To Improve Your Language Learning

How To Use Memory Palace To Improve Your Language Learning

You may have heard of a memory palace before, but have you ever considered using one?
How To Approach Language Learning Based On Your Hogwarts House

How To Approach Language Learning Based On Your Hogwarts House

Are you a Gryffindor or a Slytherin? A Hufflepuff or a Ravenclaw? Here’s how your sorting hat placement can guide your approach to language learning.
5 Games To Help You Learn A New Language

5 Games To Help You Learn A New Language

Whether you’re a board game afficionado or don’t know Monopoly from Clue, we rounded up five language games to help you learn a language.
How To Make Your Own Language-Learning Journal

How To Make Your Own Language-Learning Journal

Need a fun, creative idea for your language-learning endeavors? Look no further.
How To Fit Language Learning Into Your Day When You Barely Have Time

How To Fit Language Learning Into Your Day When You Barely Have Time

Who isn’t busy these days? Here’s how you make headway on a language if you only have 1, 5, 10 or 15 minutes to spare.
How Learning A New Language Can Help You Learn About Your Native Tongue

How Learning A New Language Can Help You Learn About Your Native Tongue

It may sound counterintuitive, but one of the best ways to understand your native tongue better is by learning an entirely new language.
How To Marie Kondo Your Language Studies

How To Marie Kondo Your Language Studies

Thought you’d seen every possible application of the Kondo method already? Hold my beer.
7 Reasons Winter Is The Perfect Time To Learn A Language

7 Reasons Winter Is The Perfect Time To Learn A Language

The most important reason: you don’t have to go outside.
Babbel Challenge Week 5: Take Time To Reflect

Babbel Challenge Week 5: Take Time To Reflect

How’d you do these last few weeks? Taking time to reflect on your progress is just as important as deciding to start.