How to answer the Phone in 10 Languages

This is another illustration by cartoonist and illustrator James Chapman showing how to answer the phone in 10 languages.   I would add the Arabic: رن رن نعم Know any way […]

Ay! The Sounds of Pain around the World

What is the sound that you make when you’re in pain? Usually, in Lebanon, people use “Ay”. When it’s one’s soul that aches, they tend to say “Akh” آخ (which […]

A List of the Most Delicious Cuisines from around the World

If you know me well enough, you know how much I love food. I believe that if I were to choose a different career, I’d be a chef (or a […]

Parlez-vous Français? 5 Reasons why you should learn to speak the Language of Love

July 14 is known worldwide as Bastille Day, and celebrated by the French as “La fête nationale”. It marks France’s independence day as well as the storming of the Bastille, […]

Spotted on Menus: Language Mistakes

When I started snapping pictures of random language mistakes, I didn’t have the intention of making a series of blog posts about it; but it seems that I seem to […]