What is the best age to learn a language?

20th May 2020

According to research, the best age to start learning a second language can vary significantly; it depends on how the language is being learned, th...

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Can computer translators ever beat speaking a foreign tongue?

19th May 2020

Language skills are still in demand in the workforce. With the newest translation technology, it can be a convenient alternative to use while trave...

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Is this the most powerful word in the English language?

14th May 2020

The word “The” might be the most commonly used word in the English vocabulary. However, we don’t really reflect on the purpose of the individual wo...

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Can you lose your native language?

5th May 2020

Do you feel sometimes after been living abroad for a couple of years, that you are starting to struggle to find words in your native language and h...

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5 Ways To Reduce Stress Working From Home And Self-Isolating

4th May 2020

Working from home can be challenging, especially with the current situation and can add a lot of stress. Here are some tips on how to reduce stress...

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The amazing benefits of being bilingual

27th April 2020

The majority of the people around the world speak more than one language, suggesting the human brain evolved to work in multiple tongues. But ho...

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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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