How do we measure language fluency?

24th April 2020

How can we measure if we are fluent in a language? It all depends on how you use your language skills: whether it is business or social manners var...

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Why you might be counting in the wrong language

23rd April 2020

The language we speak can have an influence on how we solve and think of numbers. Despite mathematics being a universal language, the way a child’s...

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The alphabets at risk of extinction

22nd April 2020

Endangered language are rich with cultural significance, but not from spoken word alone. Often overlooked, alphabets provide huge amounts of insigh...

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The impact of climate change on language loss

21st April 2020

There are approximately 7,000 languages spoken around the world. However, half of these languages could be extinct within this century. Many of the...

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The Language You Speak Influences Where Your Attention Goes

16th April 2020

According to a research, the language we speak can have an influence on where our attention goes, and how we see the world not only figuratively bu...

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Working from home: How to make the most out of it!

9th April 2020

Due to the current circumstances, it’s now normal for us to work from home. In the Netherlands it’s rather common, as last year 37% of the workforc...

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The Evolution Of Language Services Technology

8th April 2020

Translation technology is continuing to evolve. Are we aware of how much influence the language service technology has on our daily life? With the ...

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Languages don’t all have the same number of terms for colors – scientists have a new theory why

1st April 2020

Most people operate on average 11 colour words. However, our cultural development and languages have an influence on the way we perceive or define ...

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The best languages to study for future job opportunities

Languages are now more sought after than ever! Being able to speak another language has always been beneficial when traveling, however, mastering a...

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When speaking a new language, what matters most is your attitude — not your accuracy

26th March 2020

The fear of speaking a new language can seem very intimidating and can make us feel judged and reluctant to converse. According to a study, the les...

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