In any field, some individuals rise to the top.
There are lots of great soccer players, but you might not notice them when Cristiano Ronaldo is on the field.
Plenty of singers have phenomenal voices, but do you really care …
You bring it with you everywhere you go.
You use it to pretend you’re busy so you don’t have to talk to people.
It’s practically glued to your hands.
Yes, your phone may be one of the best things that’s …
You can calibrate the exact right amount of swing in your hips to look cool while salsa dancing.
You can carry so many beer mugs they’re tried to recruit you as a server for Oktoberfest.
You can whip up instant …
Language learning is full of hurdles.
You want to study a language, but you don’t have time to take a class.
You’d like to practice your existing language skills, but authentic resources are still too advanced.
You’re hoping to …
It’s one of your best friends.
It’s always there when you need it.
But can it really help you learn a language?
Well, if your TV is your best friend, it might as well also become your best learning buddy.…
They give you a break from reality.
They take you on exciting adventures.
They show that true love can overcome any barriers.
But can they really help you learn a language?
Learning a language with movies is undoubtedly one of …
You hum them while you work.
You belt them out in your car.
You dance to them when no one is watching, and sometimes, even when everyone is watching.
Songs are an integral part of your life, so why shouldn’t …
Have you ever watched a movie and thought, “Boy, I learned a lot from that?”
Unless you watch a lot of documentaries, you probably haven’t.
And that’s okay.
I mean, who really needs to know how to survive a day …
Italki may be the talk of the town among anyone looking for an online language tutor or a conversation exchange partner.
But in spite of its many benefits, it isn’t the only choice on the market.
In fact, …
Just because they’re totally beguiling doesn’t mean they’re your soulmate.
No, we’re not talking about that person you just swiped right on.
We’re talking about language learning tools.
And while popular options are undoubtedly attractive, there are plenty of fish …