Spanish-language media is everywhere in the U.S. — from TV to the internet, newspapers and radio. So if you want to learn Spanish, all you have to do is tune in!
My boyfriend and I were ready for something new in life, but what? How about a six-month bike tour from Patagonia to Peru? Wait a second, I can barely speak Spanish… what have I gotten myself into?
From opera singers belting out Verdi, to auctioneers speaking a mile a minute to shepherds whistling the latest local news, we profile jobs with wildly different linguistic skill sets.
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We chose the most difficult German words we could find and asked people learning German to pronounce them. Here’s what happened, with pronunciation tips below.
Are Brazilian and European Portuguese two different languages or two sides of the same coin? To find out, we consulted the most reputable source we know: hand puppets!
Even on my first day in Istanbul, a handful of words and phrases unlocked situations that would otherwise have remained out of reach.