GO Blog | EF United States
The latest on travel, languages and culture by EF Education First
MenuFree Brochure

Language learning

128 articles
5 ways to keep kids busy and motivated at home
3 min read 3 min

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?
7 min read 7 min

Although our understanding of language learning is constantly evolving, persistent myths about child...

5 reasons to learn Italian
4 min read 4 min

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
3 min read 3 min

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
3 min read 3 min

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...

5 easy ways to learn French from home
3 min read 3 min

Being stuck at home is a pain, but that’s no reason to give up on your dream of learning French. Wit...

6 reasons why language learning is important for children
3 min read 3 min

No matter what your plans for the future are, speaking more than one language is always an incredibl...

3 reasons why I learned Italian (and why you should too)
2 min read 2 min

“You may have the universe if I may have Italy”― Giuseppe VerdiThanks to Italian cuisine, pretty muc...

10 ways to expand your horizons while you’re stuck at home
4 min read 4 min

Having to stay at home for prolonged periods of time can be frustrating. It’s easy to feel irritable...

5 easy ways to learn German from home
3 min read 3 min

Learning German from home may seem like mission impossible, but it’s not as hard as you think. A hug...

Learn German with these 5 free podcasts
5 min read 5 min

You dream of conducting a perfect German conversation, but your commitment to it can swiftly disappe...