The English language has inherited quite a few French cognates – which means that French words are used in English. Discover 99 examples to get you started.
Need a bit of motivation? We spoke to three of Busuu’s language learners to hear their inspirational stories and the advice they have for other learners.
Wondering what the best languages to learn are? You’re not alone… Well, you may be drawn to a foreign language because you’re in love with a culture. Or perhaps you simply like the way it sounds. But maybe you’re a bit more pragmatic. Maybe it’s about maximising your opportunities – for business and work, or […]
What’s not to love about Halloween traditions? From pumpkins and ghosts to cheese graters, find out how it’s celebrated around the world.
This year marks the 28th anniversary of World Teachers’ Day, with celebrations taking place across the globe. In 2022, the theme is: “Teachers at the heart of education recovery”. Teachers work hard to inspire, guide, educate and mentor us every day. Within the world of languages, they help us navigate tricky grammar points, perfect […]
Learn all about the European Day of Languages 2022: why and when it’s celebrated, plus ways to enjoy the day.
Want a holiday, but don’t want to leave the country? Travel to one of these 8 UK destinations that are the spitting image of international hotspots around the globe.
Whether you’re doing Veganuary or you’re in it for the long haul, learn how to say you’re vegetarian or vegan in Italian, Spanish & 2 other languages.
Popular Netflix show Squid Game has broken viewing records but is now sparking debate over its “botched” subtitles. Whilst viewers can choose to watch dubbed versions of the show, those who rely on English subtitles may find that they aren’t 100% accurate. But exactly how much is getting lost in translation? Are Squid Game’s English […]
Interested in learning a language, but in a rush? Follow this efficient 9-step process to see results fast.