Body Language in Different Cultures: 10 Ways to Speak Volumes Without Saying a Word

body language in different cultures

Did you know that, in some cultures, making the “thumbs up” gesture that Facebook is so famous for can get you “unfriended” really fast?

The culprit is body language!

Contrary to what you might think, body language isn’t universal. Gestures …

Raise Your Glass and Say “Cheers!” in 18 Different Languages

cheers in different languages

Traveling and celebrating?

They go hand in hand!

Let’s face it—those of us who wander the world like to have fun!

For many of us, one of the first things we do when we land in a new country (after …

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Welcome to Fuzzyland: The Difference Between Language and Dialect

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Have you ever woken up in the middle of the night, palms sweaty, breathing heavily as if coming up from a drowning nightmare, asking yourself: “God! What’s the difference between a language and a dialect?!”

So…no?

Okay.

But do you …

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How to Say “No” in 52 Different Languages: A “No”-fuss Guide

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No, nope, nu-uh, negative, naw.

In the English language, we have many different ways to say the word “no.”

In life, we’ll come to hear and use that two-letter word a lot.

And most of the time, it gets tossed …

Take the Leap! Learn a Foreign Language and Change Your Life

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There are pivotal moments in every life.

You’re familiar with the ones that are life-changing, of course: graduations, marriage, births.

These are events to be celebrated and remembered.

But did you realize that learning a foreign language can also be

Pimsleur Review: An Honest Look at the Classic Language Learning Program

pimsleur-review

Sometimes you don’t feel particularly adventurous.

You just want to order the burger and fries, stay in your pajamas all day or re-watch your favorite movie.

Pimsleur is like that.

People may tell you it’s not particularly exciting, …

Memrise vs Duolingo: Which of These Popular Language Learning Programs Is Right for You?

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Tesla or Edison?

Coke or Pepsi?

Superman or Batman?

Marvel or DC?

The world is full of tough choices.

And in the field of language learning, in this clash of titans, which should you pick: Memrise or Duolingo?

Complete Your Language Tower: A Babbel Review

babbel-review

Imagine a world where we all spoke one language.

According to a biblical tale, this was once said to be true.

Long story short, when the Tower of Babel was being built, God abruptly interrupted the building process one …