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Quiz: How Much Do You Know About Polish?

Quiz: How Much Do You Know About Polish?

Do you know where Polish is spoken or which language family it’s part of? Take this quiz to test your knowledge of the language’s history and geography.
How Many People Speak Polish, And Where Is It Spoken?

How Many People Speak Polish, And Where Is It Spoken?

Polish has gone from being one of the biggest languages in medieval Europe to nearly being wiped out in the 20th century and back. What’s the status of the language today?
How To Host The Perfect Polish Dinner Party

How To Host The Perfect Polish Dinner Party

There’s a whole wide world out there beyond pierogis. Not that anything will ever be wrong with pierogis.
What Is Esperanto, And Who Speaks It?

What Is Esperanto, And Who Speaks It?

Esperanto is the most famous constructed language, and its popularity seems to be growing.
Ask Babs: I Corrected My Friend’s Pronunciation At Dinner, And Now He’s Mad. How Does One Keep It Classy In These Situations?

Ask Babs: I Corrected My Friend’s Pronunciation At Dinner, And Now He’s Mad. How Does One Keep It Classy In These Situations?

This month: walking the fine line between ‘smug jerk’ and ‘enabler of bad pronunciation.’ Also, a married person (shockingly) stresses about her in-laws.
Here Are 47 Ways To Tell Someone Off In Another Language

Here Are 47 Ways To Tell Someone Off In Another Language

Why settle for ‘buzz off’ when you can tell someone to ‘become dust’ in Turkish?
An Introduction To The Polish Language

An Introduction To The Polish Language

Does Polish really deserve its reputation as a fearsome and difficult language? We look at the history of the language to get to its true essence.
Funny Food Idioms In 13 Languages

Funny Food Idioms In 13 Languages

We’ve collected idioms about food for any situation.
How To Break Up In 7 Different Languages

How To Break Up In 7 Different Languages

Desperate to break up with your (not so) sweetheart this Valentine’s Day? Oh, that’s cold. At least let them off easy, and pretend you have class, by dumping them in the sultry tones of a foreign language.