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Juan Nario

Spine-Chilling Korean Zombie Movies: The Ultimate 2021 List

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With Parasite and Squid Game, the South Korean entertainment industry has positioned itself as a giant to be reckoned with. Even American audiences, who are usually quite conservative in their viewing habits, are starting to actively look for Korean films that they might have missed, hoping to find something as exciting and groundbreaking as Boon Joon-ho’s(…)


How Many Chinese Languages Are There? You’ll Be Surprised!

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So, you’ve finished watching Secret of Three Kingdoms and you have decided to learn Chinese… But which one do you mean? Though it’s often treated as a single language, Chinese is actually a gigantic group of dialects. The first question you should be asking, then, is not “How can I learn Chinese?” but “How many(…)


5 Top Danish TV Series to Learn Danish Without Really Trying

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If you want to learn Danish but you’re not in the mood for studying old textbooks, there is a way out. Nowadays, streaming platforms like Netflix and HBO Max provide a lot of passive language learning thanks to their international catalogues. Passive learning refers to language acquisition that takes place through mere exposure, without repetition(…)


English Punctuation: The Complete Guide to Look More Professional at Work

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It’s often assumed that all a student needs to master the English language is a good command of grammatical structure, excellent use of tenses, and a rich and varied vocabulary. However, there is a vital aspect of the English language that shouldn’t be disregarded —English punctuation. Punctuation helps readers understand clauses and sentences through visual(…)


10 Uplifting Arabic Quotes and Proverbs to Learn Arabic

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Reading proverbs and literary quotes in other languages is an enriching way to gain insight into cultures different from our own. Inspirational quotes are far more memorable than the impersonal exchanges you might find in traditional textbook languages. Plus, by reading proverbs and sayings, you can see how much philosophy is shared between the target culture(…)


5 Tamil Horror Films to Boost Your Vocabulary & Listening Skills

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Tamil, a language mainly spoken in India, Singapore and Malaysia, is one of the oldest in the world. Believed to have been born before 500 BC, it’s currently gaining popularity in the West thanks to music, television, streaming platforms, and migration. If you want to learn Tamil to communicate with your family or to land a job, what(…)


10 Hilarious French Jokes to Gain Fluency While Having Fun!

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A big thank you to our teachers Alessandra and Line for their valuable contributions to this article! If you stop to think about it for a minute, I’m sure you’ll remember one or two French jokes? For example, this one: Why do French people eat snails? – Because they don’t like fast food. No? Well, what(…)


Top 5 French YouTubers to Improve Your Listening Skills & Have a Blast in 2021

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Tired of learning French with old textbooks? Then it might be time to try something a bit more exciting. Learning French with YouTubers is a great way to boost your listening skills and to learn informal words and expressions while having lots of fun. You’re not fluent in French yet? Don’t worry. In most cases,(…)


Albanian Explained: A Beginner’s Guide to the Albanian Language

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Albanian is a beautiful language that developed in Southern Europe. It has an official character in Albania and Kosovo, as well as being a lesser-used language in the Balkans. However, chances are you’ve only heard it once in Liam Neeson’s Taken (In case you don’t remember, Neeson’s daughter was kidnapped by a group of Albanians!). Here are the eight most interesting facts about this(…)


I Love You, Bebé: 15 Spanish Nicknames to Use With Lovers, Friends and Family

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Honey pot, buttercup, pumpkin—out of context, English nicknames can be corny or just plain weird. And the more you think about them (by the way, we suggest that you don’t) the weirder they get. If you think English is the language with the strangest inventory of nicknames, though, you are in for a surprise. Spanish, for(…)