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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.
Babbel Challenge Week 4: Tackle Smart Goals

Babbel Challenge Week 4: Tackle Smart Goals

This week of the Babbel Challenge is all about the future. More specifically, we’re helping you tackle smart goals in your target language.
How To Tackle Language Learning Based On Your Myers-Briggs Type

How To Tackle Language Learning Based On Your Myers-Briggs Type

Whether you’re ENFJ, ISTP or somewhere in between, here’s some advice on how to go about learning a new language based on your personality.
6 Tips For Improving Your Writing Skills In Any Language

6 Tips For Improving Your Writing Skills In Any Language

Would you alpha-bet on your ability to successfully compose an email in Dutch? Here are some ways to get better at writing in a second language.
How To Use A Dictionary When You’re Learning A New Language

How To Use A Dictionary When You’re Learning A New Language

You may already have a foreign-language dictionary lying around that you haven’t touched in years. Here’s how to get your money’s worth out of it.
Babbel Challenge Week 3: Learn How You Learn

Babbel Challenge Week 3: Learn How You Learn

For the third week of the Babbel Challenge, you’ll reflect on the learning styles that help you along your language journey when the going gets tough (and the grammar gets messy).
Babbel Challenge Week 2: Establish A Habit

Babbel Challenge Week 2: Establish A Habit

This week, we buckle in for the long haul and learn tools and tricks for sticking to the plan once our beginner’s excitement wears off.
How People From Around The World Make Resolutions

How People From Around The World Make Resolutions

From burning year effigies to drinking ashes, there are any number of ways to stick to your resolutions around the world.