Month December 2023

Borrowed English Words

Modern English is composed of a beautiful mess of sounds, words, and expressions from other languages. English, as a language, has a long history of word-borrowing. While borrowing, as a morphological process*, qualifies all languages, the English language has been…

To Translate or not?

There are many words in other languages that do not have a direct, one-word English equivalent. Here are some favourites. Can you think of any others? Original article cited here #lovelanguaging #languagelearning #foreignlanguage

Top 3 Language Learning Apps

There are several language learning apps that have gained popularity for their effectiveness in helping users learn new languages. Over the years, I have dabbled in a few myself to validate their effectiveness. These are the top ones that I…