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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.
How To Order A Beer In 10 Different Languages

How To Order A Beer In 10 Different Languages

Okay, first things first. Where can a person get a beer around here?
How Christian Missionaries Created The Largest Language Database In The World

How Christian Missionaries Created The Largest Language Database In The World

Christians went from being very translation-averse to the most prolific translators around.
Why You Shouldn’t Use Google Translate On Your Trip

Why You Shouldn’t Use Google Translate On Your Trip

Remove the training wheels and connect authentically. You’ll be happy you did.
10 Of The Most Translated Books In The World

10 Of The Most Translated Books In The World

Unsurprisingly, children’s books and fairy tales dominate the list.
The Babbel Guide To Solo Female/LGBTQ Travel: How To … In 9 Different Languages

The Babbel Guide To Solo Female/LGBTQ Travel: How To … In 9 Different Languages

In part 3 of the Babbel guide to solo female/LGBTQ travel, we translate some of the phrases you might need while you’re traveling.
The Babbel Guide To Solo Female/LGBTQ Travel

The Babbel Guide To Solo Female/LGBTQ Travel

We spoke to a handful of travel bloggers who have been there and done that (so you can too). Oh, and we translated some of the phrases you might need while you’re there.
11 Dog Phrases You’ll Need For Your Trip To The Park

11 Dog Phrases You’ll Need For Your Trip To The Park

Do you even dog? Quit it with the ‘good boy’ nonsense and learn to meet your doggo on his own turf.
How To Say ‘Cheers!’ In 10 Languages

How To Say ‘Cheers!’ In 10 Languages

Avoid seven years of bad luck, and some social awkwardness, by learning how to toast all over the world.
4 Sci-Fi Universal Translators And 1 Possibly Real One

4 Sci-Fi Universal Translators And 1 Possibly Real One

Science fiction reveals a lot about how we imagine the future of communication, especially in a time when the future seems to be happening right now.
Foreign Words Added To The Dictionary In 2017

Foreign Words Added To The Dictionary In 2017

From ‘arancini’ to ‘sriracha,’ did your favorite borrowed word make it into the dictionary this year?
Babbel On: November 2017 Language News Roundup

Babbel On: November 2017 Language News Roundup

A gender fight in France, Dumbledore renamed Dumbiedykes, and more in language news from the past month.
What’s Lost In Translation: Book Review Of ‘Into English: Poems, Translations, Commentaries’

What’s Lost In Translation: Book Review Of ‘Into English: Poems, Translations, Commentaries’

An anthology of poems and essays looks at what it means to be reading something in translation.
How To Compliment Someone’s Mustache In 13 Different Languages

How To Compliment Someone’s Mustache In 13 Different Languages

Your Movember guide to must-know mustache history around the world. Plus: a handy translation guide to help you destroy cross-cultural barriers and say nice things about facial hair.