Category Archives: showbiz

What to Watch After Parasite? 8 Mind-Bending Korean Movies on Netflix


By now, everyone has heard about Parasite, the Bong-Joon-ho-directed film that took home the Best Foreign Language Film AND the Best Film Awards at the 2020 Oscars. But the world of Korean movies is much bigger than you might think. In fact, Korea has a long cinematic tradition of creating inventive and sometimes disrupting films,(…)

4 Binge-Worthy Turkish TV Series To Freshen Up Your Listening Skills


Do you sometimes wonder what you can do to learn Turkish better? As with any other language, the answer is easy. If you want to improve your listening skills and gain fluency in Turkish, you need to immerse yourself as much as you can in the language. The best way to do this, of course,(…)

4 Amazing Swedish Artists That Will Blow Your Mind


Some countries seem to get better and better every time you learn something new about them. Sweden, home of Alfred Nobel, father of the most prestigious awards in the world, is definitely one of those. Did you know, for example, that Sweden is 50% forest? Or that it is one of the best places on(…)

4 of the Most Terrifying Must-See Korean Horror Movies


Korean horror films are some of the weirdest and goriest mash of paranormal events, family relationships, and amputations you will ever see. That being said, there are some definite gems mixed in with the strange. We’ve compiled a list of 4 amazing Korean horror movies for you to sink your teeth into (from the safety(…)

Top 4 Podcasts to Learn Languages for Curious Multilingual Minds


It’s a well-known fact that learning new languages opens doors for both business people and passionate travelers. From traditional textbooks to learning apps, now there are so many ways in which you can improve your language skills and achieve your professional or personal goals. Listening to podcasts has become a very popular way to improve(…)

Listen & Learn Choice Awards 2020: Top Songs


When we talk to friends about the things that got us through 2020, music is definitely at the top of the list. No matter what genres you prefer, listening to your favorite songs is bound to be an uplifting experience that helps you connect with your emotions in a way that feels both fun and(…)

How to Teach English With Harry Potter Movies

Harry Potter is one of the most well-known movie series of our time, entertaining children, adolescents, and adults alike. Its amazing actors, music, and plot make people watch these movies again and again. So, why not use these fantastic films to motivate your students to learn English? As a teacher, there are hundreds of things(…)

5 Enjoyable Netflix Recommendations for Portuguese Learners

Portuguese media has a much more limited range on Netflix than some of the other languages we’ve looked at so far, but that doesn’t mean you shouldn’t use it to practice the language! But whether you’re learning the language for professional reasons or to use it when visiting a Portuguese-speaking country, there’s a little bit(…)

3 Classic Comedy TV Shows From Mexico You Can’t Miss


Classic Mexican television shows are just as popular today as they were in decades past. Shot in low-quality color, physical comedy reigned supreme, and laughter at every twist and turn of the plot was–and is–all but guaranteed. Don’t let the fact that these shows were produced in Mexico lead you to believe that their popularity(…)