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Have Brexit And Trump Changed The Languages People Are Learning?

Have Brexit And Trump Changed The Languages People Are Learning?

Babbel’s user data suggests politics may already be affecting the language-learning paradigm in Europe and the States.
Which Are The Most Spoken Languages In The United Kingdom?

Which Are The Most Spoken Languages In The United Kingdom?

English is number one, but there are a lot of other languages represented throughout the United Kingdom.
How Many People Speak Scots, And Where Is It Spoken?

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

Speaking Scots involves much more than calling people ‘wee lads and lassies.’
Around The World In 19 Cups Of Tea

Around The World In 19 Cups Of Tea

What’s the tea on tea in other countries? Here’s a look at how 19 nations take their tea.
Why Are Americans So Obsessed With British Culture?

Why Are Americans So Obsessed With British Culture?

From those cute phone booths to the Queen, we Americans adore all things England.
Professional Captioners Reveal the Mispronounced Words of 2017

Professional Captioners Reveal the Mispronounced Words of 2017

From ‘bokeh’ to ‘Weinstein,’ see which words people struggled to pronounce correctly this year in the United States, United Kingdom and Canada.
The United States of Accents: Southern American English

The United States of Accents: Southern American English

What is the Southern accent? Where did it come from? Why are we calling it Southern American English? All this and more are answered in this installment of the United States of Accents.
How American English Grew Its Wings

How American English Grew Its Wings

When did American English become distinct from British English? A brief chronology.
Quiz: Which Country Best Matches Your Personal Style?

Quiz: Which Country Best Matches Your Personal Style?

Fashion varies depending on the country you’re in. So instead of changing your signature look, you can just change your location.
Why Are Americans So Obsessed With Scandinavian Culture?

Why Are Americans So Obsessed With Scandinavian Culture?

Mittens, mugs and chunky-knit socks: ‘hygge’ is the new ‘je ne sais quoi.’
What Is The Sexiest Accent In The World?

What Is The Sexiest Accent In The World?

Its popularity may not surprise you, but the reasons for it might.
And The Award For Best Accent In A Movie Goes To…

And The Award For Best Accent In A Movie Goes To…

Ranking American and British actors on their cross-Atlantic accents in Hollywood movies.
The Royal Family Of British Accents — The Amazing Variety Of Accents Across The British Isles

The Royal Family Of British Accents — The Amazing Variety Of Accents Across The British Isles

What does a “British accent” sound like? It depends who you’re asking and where you are in the British Isles. Here’s an overview of 7 regional varieties of British English.