The best resources for learning Levantine Arabic spoken in Lebanon, Palestine, Israel, Jordan and Syria. Books, apps, software and websites.
How to use Netflix to learn a foreign language, including plugins to help you learn words, download subtitles, use two subtitle files at once and more.
Our tips for using Anki by actual polyglots who’ve used it to get to nine languages (and counting).
A cheat sheet to Swahili noun classes and associated grammar, including why you should learn Swahili grammar and noun classes.
Swahili everyday words and phrases to sound local. Including the local ways of saying “yes”, “What’s up”, “cool” and a bunch of other slang.
No matter how you try to learn words in a foreign language, there are always some words that get “stuck”. You just can’t memorise them. If you use flashcards, you have to keep marking them as a fail. If you’re speaking to someone, you keep struggling to remember the right word, leading to an awkward…
We are learning Swahili in Zanzibar and Tanzania, spending two months in East Africa. This is our one month update.
Simple Swahili proverbs and sayings you can use in Tanzania, Kenya, Uganda and many other countries.
Our full guide to living in Cairo and Egypt, for anyone considering moving there. Everything including safety, language, religion, money, costs and more.
From people learning Swahili every day in Tanzania, the best resources we’ve found for learning Swahili online.