Denmark is a small country in Northern Europe with 5.5 million inhabitants. The people of Denmark speak Danish. But which other languages do they speak? In the following I’m going to go through a few of the most common languages spoken in Denmark. Danish, more than just a pastry! The Danish language belongs to the … Read more Which Languages Do The People Of Denmark Speak? (Other Than Danish)
The Bengali language is an Indo-Aryan language spoken by more than 230 million people in the world. It is said to have evolved for over 3000 years after having broken off from Sanskrit and has since become an important and influential language in the Eastern part of the Indian subcontinent. But where do all of … Read more Where In The World Do They Speak The Bengali Language? (Is Bangla Only Spoken In Bengladesh?)
When people speak about foreign language fluency, they often describe it as “language learning”. Then, when you get a little more into it and you start reading articles that go a little more in depth, you’ll start hearing the term “language acquisition“. Why this fancy term? You might ask. In’t it the same? Well, no. … Read more What’s The Difference Between Language Learning And Acquisition? (And Why One Is Better)
Vietnam is a country of close to 90 million inhabitants, making it the 15th most populous country in the world. The wide majority of these people speak the Vietnamese language and even those who speak other languages as their mother tongue, mostly speak Vietnamese as a second language. But even though Vietnamese is the dominant … Read more Which Languages Do They Speak In Vietnam? (Other Than Vietnamese…)
Turkey is a vast country and one of the only states in the world that spans over two continents, bridging the gap between the European Balkans and the Middle Eastern Asia. It’s a country of over 80 million people and the vast majority of them speak Turkish. Due to the size of Turkey and the … Read more Which Languages Are Spoken In Turkey? Yes, Turkish, But What Else?
Brazil is a country of 210 million inhabitants and they almost all speak Brazilian Portuguese (98%). In fact, Brazil is the reason that Portuguese is the most spoken language in South America even though most of its neighboring countries speak Spanish. But is the Spanish language spoken in Brazil at all? It is, but not … Read more Is the Spanish Language Spoken in Brazil? (Well….)
Since I started learning languages on my own, I’ve researched numerous language learning theories and tackled several languages. Some with good success, and some not so much. I’ve witnessed people become fluent in a foreign language in a matter of months – others struggle for years to get the basics down. All of this got … Read more How Long Does It Take To Learn Spanish? (11 Things To Consider)