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7 Things You Didn’t Know You Can Do With the Internet

The internet is arguably one of the most outstanding inventions of our time. Since its creation, it has helped people connect with others from all over the world, get more professional opportunities, gain insight into different cultures, and make innumerable other activities possible. Ever since October 29, 2005, the world has celebrated International Internet Day(…)


How to Learn a Language Fast by the End of the Year

One of the most common New Year’s resolutions is learning a new language. It’s January 1st, and this seems totally doable: you still have the whole year ahead. Yet, the days start to pass and you soon forget about your objective. Suddenly, you are already in the last quarter of the year and start to(…)


4 Tips To Celebrate World Ocean Day Every Day

It’s World Ocean Day, a time to not only celebrate our beautiful oceans, but to reflect on our overall environmental impact. With just 228,000 known species in the ocean, and over 2 million unknown, the vast body of water that covers most of our planet is still largely a mystery. Human activities often have a(…)


5 most multicultural cities in the world

We live in a globalised world, where people move around all the time and make different countries and cities their home. In this way, we can be in places like Buenos Aires and speak in English with friends from the US, taste delicious kebabs from Turkey or dance to the rhythm of Brazilian samba. But(…)


Celebrate the International Day of Families!

In 1994, the UN’s Division for Inclusive Social Development (DISD) decided to observe the International Day of Families on May 15th every year. In 2020, it has become more relevant than ever. As stated by the UN, “It is the families who bear the brunt of the COVID-19 crisis, sheltering their members from harm, caring for(…)


Celebrate Spanish Language Day, Wherever You Are in the World!

Spanish, the official language of more than 20 countries, today has 450-600 million speakers worldwide, and is the second most-spoken native language on the planet. Some researchers believe that there will be as many Spanish speakers as there are English ones by 2050.   In 2010, the UN decided to establish certain dates to celebrate(…)


3 great Youtube Channels to help you learn Arabic

Learning Arabic through watching Youtube is probably one of the most fun, laid-back ways to pick up the language. You will find lyric videos to your favourite songs so you can sing your way into speaking Arabic, and watch clips of Arabic-speaking shows to help you learn what everyday Arabic really sounds like. Though if(…)


3 amazing Youtube channels to help you learn English

Learning a language doesn’t have to be all about classroom learning or studying hard; we think the best way to pick any language up is by finding fun ways to learn it! And if you’re the kind of person who uses Youtube on the regular, well, you have the perfect study option right there in(…)


Four great Youtube channels to help you learn Mandarin

Youtube is an amazing resource for all language learners, and let’s face it; how many of us are on Youtube throughout our day anyway? Youtube can be a useful tool without really feeling like we’re putting in the effort to practice. Is your interest piqued? Here are some of the best Youtube channels to help(…)


The very best Youtube Channels to help you learn Spanish

We use Youtube tutorials for so many things, and all have favorite Youtubers we follow. So why not keep your Youtube app open instead of guiltily clicking out of it for us catching you not studying, and use it as a learning tool instead? Here are some of the best Youtube channels to help you(…)