11 Untranslatable Words From Other Cultures

Enjoy the beauty of foreign languages with us. These eleven words were defined as untranslatable on Maptia blog. Their meaning is explained by many english words. To have an ultimate feeling of beauty enjoy these words illustrated by Ella Frances Sanders. The relationship between words and their meaning is a fascinating one, and linguists have spent countless […]

Online app: How many languages can you distinguish between?

When you master a new language, does it make any difference in your life? I am Czech and I want to share with you such a beautiful quote from the co-founder and first president of Czechoslovakia, Tomáš Garrigue Masaryk (1850-1937), relating to this topic: “As many languages you know, as many times you are a human being […]

Punctuation online game

When students are equipped by digital devices in a language classroom (thinking about laptops, computers or tablets or even interactive whiteboard), there are plenty of resources on the internet waiting to help us increase our teaching impact. I’d like to share with you one targeting the punctuation in English sentences for young learners. Why punctuation? […]