How I Learn French from Scratch (Part 1)

How I Learn French From Scratch (Part 1)

By Thomas F Lim

Learn French from Scratch is going to be a series of blog posts which I will focus on mainly because I am putting myself in…

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How to Say Happy Mother’s Day in 50 Different Languages

How to Say Happy Mother’s Day in 50 Different Languages

By Thomas F Lim

If you run out of ideas on what to give to your mother this weekend, sometimes, saying it in a different language can be an…

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How Many Languages Are Spoken Around the World Today?

By Thomas F Lim

Contrary to the general belief that only social animals do communicate, inanimate objects do relate as well. The trees talk through their roots and silent…

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What Happens to Your Brain When You Learn a Foreign Language

What Happens to Your Brain When You Learn A Foreign Language?

By Thomas F Lim

Just like you cannot compare a single core computer to its dual-core counterpart in terms of processing speed. Learning a new language works wonder for…

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How to Motivate Yourself Daily to Learn a Language

How to Motivate Yourself Daily to Learn a Language

By Thomas F Lim

Do you remember when you first mounted a bicycle? How you could not maintain traction and it did not take long before you plunged into…

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How to Empower Yourself to be Confident Speaking a New Language

How to Empower Yourself to be Confident Speaking a New Language

By Thomas F Lim

Learning a new language can be a fun process. Yet, during this process, we may encounter some challenges that can disempower us from achieving the…

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Top 5 Language Podcasts You Should Use to Learn a New Language

Top 5 Language Podcasts You Should Use to Learn a New Language

By Thomas F Lim

“You can never understand one language until you understand at least two.” ‒ Geoffrey Willans   What other better way to learn a language than…

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10 Reasons Why People Fail to Stick to a Positive Learning Habit

10 Reasons Why People Fail to Stick to a Positive Learning Habit

By Thomas F Lim

Learning a new language is fun and exciting, yet many people fail to stick with a positive learning attitude and are bogged down with a…

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Korean Trial Course Review

Korean Trial Course Review

By Thomas F Lim

Good day everyone! This is a review of a Korean trial lesson, which I’ve been to last weekend.   As this was not the full…

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Language Learning Tips for Anyone Who Has Ever Doubted Themselves

Language Learning Tips for Anyone Who Has Ever Doubted Themselves

By Thomas F Lim

Polyglots[1] are not humans with super special abilities. Rather, polyglots are regular people just like you who dared to stick their necks out of their…

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Top 5 Most Useful Languages for Business by the Year 2025

Top 5 Most Useful Languages for Business by the Year 2025

By Thomas F Lim

Today, our world has shrunk to a global amalgamation of different nationalities, cultures, and ethnicities. We are living in a world where we are no…

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10 Top Online Learning Resources You Should Use in 2019

10 Top Online Learning Resources You Should Use in 2019

By Thomas F Lim

All right, so we finally made a New Year resolution to learn a new language in 2019. Awesome! New language adrenaline is pumping hot and…

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5 Easy Ways to Learn Sign Language

5 Easy Ways to Learn Sign Language

By Thomas F Lim

You might be curious about what sign language is like and how to use sign language in your life. Some of you may be professionally…

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10 Brilliant Ways to Learn a Language Faster

10 Brilliant Ways to Learn a Language Faster

By Thomas F Lim

Learning a new language can be fun and informative. It can, however, also turn out to be tiring and frustrating. Reason being that just like…

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8 Lunar New Year Greetings to Use to Impress Your Chinese Relatives and Friends

8 Lunar New Year Greetings to Use to Impress Your Chinese Relatives and Friends

By Thomas F Lim

The biggest Chinese holiday is finally here! It is an event that bears a cultural significance to the Chinese, and this is none other than…

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Thomas is a language blogger who loves to share his passion for languages around the world. He likes dark chocolates, is a coffee addict, and a hopeful wanderlust. He speaks English and Mandarin, some proficiency in Russian, as well as some basic fluency in French and Japanese. He works as a corporate journalist and editor and has always been an aspiring polyglot.