Language Learning

Mandarin Chinese

Westerners need not feel intimidated with travel to China; the Chinese are often helpful, and this short phrase guide will help you get by.
50 Facts Languages Infographic

If you've ever fancied taking up a language, here are some facts that you might want to consider; a nice infographic with dozens of numbers.
traveler words

Here are some words and phrases that pilots, flight attendants, and other airline staff have created and use now as their own lingo and slang.
quotation marks

English is one of the most complex languages, but there are still many concepts where English won't yet have a word to describe them.

"Cheers" is one of the most useful phrases to know in another language. Learn how to say it, along with meaning and pronunciation.
quotation marks

Some of the best quotes of all time for learning language inspiration.
11 Untranslatable Words From Other Cultures

English is just about the most complex language out there, growing everyday with dozens of words. Even so, there are some concepts where English...

I am trying to learn Hungarian. It's a difficult language, one of the hardest in the world, but I'm going to Hungary...

I love learning new languages, though I can still only speak two with fluency, and another two with mediocrity. But lately I've been fascinated...
Hand gesture, shaking hands.

A short list on what I think are the most important words to know in the language of the country you will travel to.