Author Archive | Jakob Gibbons

The Secret to Learning Languages Is Right in Front of You!

Which class was easier for you in high school: trigonometry or gym? How about chemistry or driver’s ed? If you’re like most students, you probably struggled most with those math and science classes. And even if you loved the idea …

29 Powerful Language Learning Tools Within Your Reach

Learning a language is like doing an extreme home makeover… …on your brain. Sometimes the construction work leaves you with some quirky new polyglot problems, the mental equivalent of stumbling over half-demolished doorways you’ve been walking through on autopilot …

7 Diverse Languages Spoken Daily in the USA

The United States of America is so famous for the English of its mainstream films, TV and music that it sometimes seems like everybody forgets about the other 349 languages spoken daily in American homes. That’s right: If …

8 of the Best Business Languages for Professional Polyglots

The business world is becoming a tougher place every day for monolinguals. The most successful CEOs of the 21st century are presenting business plans in Mandarin and dialing into conference calls in French. Nowadays business is global. Investors in South …