Some of these everyday German sayings are hilarious… and they’ll all help you see the world a little differently. Which one is your favourite?
Spats between online polyglots make for good entertainment… but there’s also a bigger positive side, as Steve Kaufmann explains.
How I learned a new language using the “speak from day one” approach - plus how I found love and become fluent in this process.
Sometimes, when you’re surrounded by a new language it can overwhelm your capacity to pick up new things. It’s almost too much newness, and you just draw a line. Everything from the toothpaste to the billboards to the TV is filled by the unrecognizable. You end up looking at words and noting that you’ve seen […]
What are the basic phrases to know when travelling? I’ve included translations for German, French, Mandarin Chinese, Spanish and Italian.
For ages I’ve recognised, at least in theory, that learning even just a small handful sentences in a new language can take you a long way on a holiday, and give you a unique experience of cultural immersion. I really enjoyed reading about Fluent in 3 Months founder Benny Lewis’s experience getting by with limited […]