A complete guide on how to appreciate and get into yerba mate, a national drink of Argentina.
A discussion of the state of AI for language learning as at April 2023.
The meaning of the “oss” or “osu” exclamation in martial arts, mainly BJJ.
Recap of our experiences learning Korean over three months, living in Seoul, Korea.
Notes on learning just enough of a language to order food.
Our overview of living in Paris as temporary visitors, all the pros and cons. Not for everyone, but we’ll be back.
Our guide to living in Korea as digital nomads.
Some of our tips for making local friends in other countries via sports, hobbies, and apps.
Learning your heritage language isn’t an easy tasks. Here are a few things we’re doing and tips for you to learn your mother tongue.
A personal account of living as a Baha’i through the Iranian Revolution. By my father, Abbas Hooshmand.