Midsummer – and Summer – Traditions Around The World

shutterstock_197101205-546x350 In certain cultures, the summer solstice, or midsummer, is met with specific rituals. We asked our tutors and other language experts to share some of the summer and midsummer traditions from their cultures. Ireland “Traditionally in Ireland, St. John’s Eve (Oíche … Continue reading

Phrase of the Day: Father

shutterstock_362504621-546x350 Learning a new word or phrase every day is a great way to build your vocabulary step by step. That’s why we share words and phrases in several languages so that you can learn continuously. Whether you’re learning French, German, … Continue reading

Books for Cultural Diversity: June’s Picks

books For most of the month of June, millions are observing Ramadan. Since this is a holy month in Islam–and predominantly celebrated in the Middle East–we’ve created a reading list of books that will delve into the region’s history, encourage you … Continue reading