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All about the Chinese Proficiency Test (HSK)

The Chinese Proficiency Test is also known as HSK and is a standardized test which is designed and developed by the HSK Centre of Beijing Language and Culture University. It is for non-native speakers which includes foreigners, overseas Chinese and students from Chinese national minorities. The test has three categories: HSK Basic – beginning level …

Launched: New English exam result comparison tool

It is not long ago that a new website is launched which provides agents and students with comparative results for different types of international English exams. What’s the tool? The tool on the website EnglishExams.co.uk is developed by Tim Shoben who is the Director of Islington Centre for English in the UK. It allows language learners and …

Infographic: 50 language facts

You may be aware that there are over 7.000 languages in the world, but did you know that one language goes extinct every two weeks? Do you know which country has the most languages, or which book is the most translated? Lucky for you we have the answers to these questions and more! Languages are …

7 ways to learn a language faster

It takes a lot of time to learn a foreign language. You need time to learn new words, to understand the grammar structures and to use these new things in conversations with native speakers. But learning a foreign language means also having fun! But there is always a possibility to improve your learning methods and …

Goethe Zertifikat – a language certificate for German

If you learn a foreign language, you will get in touch with different language certificates. You could find certificates for language skills in general, but also in a business version. In this article we will deal with the famous “Goethe Zertifikat” for German, but you could also check these articles for more informations about language …

North Germanic languages

The North Germanic languages are a sub-family of the Indo-European languages and consist of Danish, Swedish, Icelandic, Faroese and Norwegian. Each of these languages has special qualities which makes them interesting. If you want to learn one of these languages, you could check our language schools! North Germanic languages Danish Danish is spoken by around six …

Our author wrote a book: Sprachenlust – von der Liebe zu lernen (in German)

Our author Lena wrote a book about language learning. In this book you get tips about how to find a language partner, how to integrate your learning process into your daily life and how to learn wherever you are. Who should read the book? The answer is very easy: Everybody who wants to learn more …