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The Tale Of The Polyglot Pushkin

The Tale Of The Polyglot Pushkin

Pushkin is widely credited as the founder of the modern Russian literary language — but he spoke as many as 15 others.
9 North American Polyglots Who Will Inspire Your Language Learning

9 North American Polyglots Who Will Inspire Your Language Learning

Polyglots learn languages for all kinds of reasons, but they all love sharing their passion for language with others.
Ask Babs: Why Don’t Native Speakers Ever Want To Talk To Me In Their Language?

Ask Babs: Why Don’t Native Speakers Ever Want To Talk To Me In Their Language?

This month: an aspiring polyglot talks to the hand. Also, how to swim your way out when foreign curse words land you in hot water.
6 Language-Learning Hacks That Actually Work (And 3 That Don’t)

6 Language-Learning Hacks That Actually Work (And 3 That Don’t)

Hacks are plentiful. Hacks with substance? A little fewer and farther between.
8 Reasons Why This App Will Teach You A New Language Effectively, According To A Language Expert

8 Reasons Why This App Will Teach You A New Language Effectively, According To A Language Expert

Babbel was developed with input from more than 100 language experts. Here’s what one of them has to say about it.
When Music Is Multilingual: 10 Artists Who Perform In Other Languages

When Music Is Multilingual: 10 Artists Who Perform In Other Languages

You don’t have to be completely fluent in another language to make your music more accessible to your fans around the world.
The Tale Of The Polyglot Pope

The Tale Of The Polyglot Pope

When you’re the pope, multilingualism comes with the job requirements.
Who Are The Most Multilingual Celebrities In The World?

Who Are The Most Multilingual Celebrities In The World?

We’ve compiled a list of some of the most impressively multilingual celebrities, focusing on the stars of the silver screen. These celebrity polyglots not only deserve a bit of recognition for the number of languages they speak, but also because many of them came late to language learning and have gone on to accomplish great things.
Aged 35 He Speaks 11 Languages – Luca Lampariello’s 11 Tricks To Learn Any Language

Aged 35 He Speaks 11 Languages – Luca Lampariello’s 11 Tricks To Learn Any Language

This article is a wake-up call for all those who dream of becoming multilingual: just do it! Luca Lampariello talks about where he finds the motivation for learning languages, and how he’s learned 11 so far.