Hand gestures are a great way of reinforcing what you’re saying, but caution…as they may mean different things in different cultures. Thumbs upThis widely recognised sign of approval or agreement is actually used as an insult in Bangladesh.In certain parts of the Middle East, thumbs-up is definitely a highly offensive thumbs-down.The thumbs-up sign has
We believe a huge thank you is in order… As you might remember, in December 2014, we collaborated with the Cameroon Association for the Protection and Education of the Child (CAPEC) to try and make a positive difference to children’s lives. For every Premium Membership sold until 20 December, busuu made a donation to CAPEC.
“I speak two languages, Body and English.” – Mae West. It’s no secret that at busuu we love to speak languages – but what is really being communicated by what we don’t say? Practising your grammar and vocabulary is without doubt very important, but being aware of what your body is saying can