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124 articles
Online learning vs. in-person classes – what’s better?
6 min read 6 min

With ever-changing landscapes and new global challenges, educators and learners around the world hav...

8 Shakespearean insults to win arguments with your friends
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Do you usually lose arguments with your buddies? Are you often the butt of the joke in your friendsh...

5 feel-good Netflix shows to binge watch this fall
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Hey, you! Stop what you’re doing. Here’s an article that may just provide the inspiration you need t...

7 iconic TV shows to sharpen your British sense of humor
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The British sense of humor is characterized by a dry wit, like your mouth after eating a ton of spic...

10 reasons to love Boston
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One of the biggest cities in New England and perched on a stretch of beautiful North American coastl...

10 international films to help you learn a language
4 min read 4 min

Watching movies in a foreign language often requires a little more concentration than usual, particu...

5 ways to keep kids busy and motivated at home
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When your child steps outside of the classroom, their learning doesn’t stop there. Another great pla...

What is the best age to learn a language?
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Although our understanding of language learning is constantly evolving, persistent myths about child...

5 reasons to learn Italian
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It’s tough to argue with the fact that Italian is a beautiful and useful language. I’m not only sayi...

5 easy ways to learn Japanese from home
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If you want to learn Japanese, most people would say “go to Tokyo,” but what if you want to learn Ja...

4 easy ways to learn Spanish from home
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Whether you’re a complete beginner or a half-way decent Spanish speaker already, there’s a lot you c...

12 weird German phrases we should all be using
4 min read 4 min

German is one of the 10 most widely-spoken languages in the world, and an official language in sever...