Why do we use QWERTY?

When you look at the keys of your keyboard, do you ever wonder how someone could come up with such a random array of letters? The QWERTY keyboard dates back to the end of the 19th Century when typewriters were revolutionized, yet still today their arrangement is used universally, on keyboards, phones, tablets the lot. […]

Beginners guide to learning languages

Learning a language can seem like a daunting task, but put in enough hard work and the rewards speak for themselves. Learning languages is incredibly useful, whether it’s for travelling or trying to understand a country better; it’s a skill that everyone should invest some time into. Everyone has different techniques and learns at different […]

Language Isolates

Language isolates are natural languages that have no known linguistic or historical links to any other languages. By natural we mean a language that has evolved over time through repetition; unlike a constructed language, such as Esperanto. Language isolates may be classified as language families consisting of a single language or may be isolates due […]

Why should we learn Italian?

What push people to learn the Italian language? Despite the political and economic relevance of other languages, the number of people who study Italian keeps growing, also in countries that never hosted immigrants from Italy. The cultural enrichment is the greatest incentive for learing the Italian language. However there are more reasons such us: work, studies, […]

20 reasons to learn the French language

Why someone choose to learn French ? Language with living presence in all five continents (160 million speak the official language French). Many states, at the same time with the local language they have the French as an official. French and English are the two working languages ​​in the European Union and with those languages represented […]