Make Your Home a Language Learning Haven – The Best Ways to Learn Language at Home

Apps like MosaLingua are encouraging more and more adults and children to stray away from traditional language classes, and instead pursue learning from the comfort of their own home. If you don't already do any work from home, you may have trouble visualizing how your living space could help you be … [Read more...]

10 Popular American English Slang Words

When native speakers talk, they sound very natural because they use slang! The definition of slang according to the Merriam-Webster dictionary:a type of language that consists of words and phrases that are regarded as very informal, are more common in speech than writing, and are typically … [Read more...]

Vote For Us For The Top 100 Language Lovers 2017

We have some good news! We're in the running to be the top language learning bloggers of 2017! We're currently in fourth place in a list of translators, linguists, interpreters, translators and many others who are in the running for The Language Lovers 2o17.  We would be so extremely grateful if you … [Read more...]

The 10 Most Difficult Languages to Learn

Especially on this blog, we like to talk about the easiest languages to learn. Like Spanish, for example. The fact that it has some common roots with English, relatively simple syntax and grammar, and straightforward pronunciation rules makes it attractive for Anglophones. But we also know that … [Read more...]

How to Learn Even the Most Difficult Words

Before we go any further, what do we even mean by "difficult words"? As you start learning a new language, whether it's Spanish, Portuguese, or Russian, you'll probably find yourself stuck on certain words that seem impossible to pronounce, let alone memorize. Difficult words might also be ones that … [Read more...]

How to Learn Spanish in no Time (Video)

We're back with another language hack video! This time it's to learn Spanish. MosaLingua, co-founder, Luca brings you his personal tips from his own experience learning Spanish.How to Learn Spanish in no Time (Video)How to Learn Spanish in no Time (Transcript) "¡Hola a todos!". This is … [Read more...]

Required Reading for Language Lovers: Linguistic Books for All Types of Readers

Reading is one of language lovers' biggest pleasures. We read to learn, we read to relax, we read to improve our craft, we read to improve our health, we read to escape, we read for fun... And one this is for sure, all avid readers keep a long "to-read" list. Readers and language lovers alike … [Read more...]

13 Portuguese Slang Words to Speak Like a Brazilian

Usually when a person learns a language they do so in the traditional means, which causes them to sound a bit robotic and unnatural. An easy remedy to this is to learn some slang words so that you can speak more like a native person. This is definitely the case for the Portuguese language, in which … [Read more...]

French Phrases: Which to Learn and Which to Forget

We all have memories of our high school foreign language classes and the expressions that our teacher taught us are indispensable if we ever plan to travel. But those of us who have been fortunate enough to do so have probably gotten at least one strange look when testing out these expressions on … [Read more...]

Infographic: The Ranking of English Speaking Countries in the World

1.5 billion people speak English in the world ... Among them, only 375 million are native English speakers. So who are the others? Where in the world do people speak English, without this language being the official language? We answer this question with our latest infographic on English speaking … [Read more...]