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Juan Nario

Unique Indian Traditions to Know Before Traveling

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When most people think about India, the first thing that comes to mind is its many customs and traditions, from their striking religious imagery to their colorful clothes and carefully arranged meals. There are so many of them, in fact, that it can be difficult to know where to start. But one thing is for(…)


How to Behave at a Job Interview in Japan

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In Japanese culture, there is a lot of emphasis on etiquette and politeness in all spheres of life. Things that you may consider completely normal, like speaking loudly in public, making some noise when eating, or having an overly assertive way of speaking, are seen as rude and disrespectful in Japan, where people are taught(…)


Watch and Learn: 6 Must-See Foreign Documentary Films

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Have you ever watched a foreign documentary film and felt the urge to leave everything behind and explore new cultures? Watching foreign films is one of the best ways to get the feel of a people and its culture, which is why Korean movies on Netflix are such a hit! All you have to do(…)


5 English Books that Intermediate Learners Will Love

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If you love reading in English but you’re often let down by the type of articles included in English textbooks, it may be time for you to explore the fascinating world of American and British literature (yes, as in actual English books!) →Sign Up Now: Free Trial English Lesson With a Native Teacher!← Yes, I’m(…)


How to Turn Your Favourite Hobbies Into Language-Learning Experiences

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When people speak about learning languages as an adult vs. learning as a child, it’s very common to hear that children are like sponges who absorb everything you toss their way. While it’s true that adults have to work harder in order to acquire new skills, we have two big advantages over children that people(…)


Spanish Immersion Without Travelling: How to Achieve This

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People always say that the best thing you can do to achieve fluency in your target language is to spend a few months in a country where you will have to use it every day. However, unless you’re a digital nomad looking for your next destination, this plan may be impossible to carry out. So,(…)


Oscars 2022: Best International Feature Films and What You Can Learn From Them

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Yes, it’s that time of year again. The movie awards season is finally coming to an end. On March 27 2022, the very best of the film industry drive back home with a bunch of Oscars under their arm. While most people will tune in for the movies or the dresses, the Academy Awards is(…)


How to Create an Italian Resume from Scratch: Guidelines and Sample

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Do you ever daydream about getting a job in Rome? We totally get it. With breathtaking architecture, magnificent vistas, and some of the funniest slang expressions in the world, Italy is one of the most popular countries among both tourists and expats. →Sign Up Now: Free Trial Italian Lesson With a Native Teacher!← The fact(…)


Danish vs Swedish Culture: What You Must Know if You Move to Either Country

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 Once upon a time, we came from Denmark to Sweden to settle down It felt bad in the beginning and it just got worse (so much worse) And they were making fun of me and my Danish pronunciation So I started st-st-st-stuttering I tripped over my tongue And I dreamed about Denmark Yeah I(…)


Korean for Business: Master Korean and Impress Everyone at the Workplace

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Trading favors. Making backroom deals. Evading taxes. These are a few things that can get you ahead in business. Oh, wait, we were supposed to talk about legal strategies, right.  Then there’s no doubt. If you want to succeed in the professional world while making sure you won’t end up in a cell, the best(…)