Author Archive | Niels

18 Quirky Idioms from Diverse Languages Around the World

?post=4060&action=editIdioms are pretty much the best thing since sliced bread. But you should only use them once in a blue moon, or people might think you’re not playing with a full deck. The idioms we use to express …

7 Surprising Benefits of Learning a Foreign Language

Learning a language is hard work. No matter how many time-saving tricks and how much language-learning experience you have, learning a language is a commitment. So you wouldn’t be doing it if you didn’t have a darn good reason. You …

5 Fab Tricks to Learn Any Language on a Busy Schedule

No, language learning isn’t just an activity afforded by students, retirees and the independently wealthy. While getting comfortable in a new language takes a substantial time investment, you could absolutely work language learning into a busy schedule. So …