Tag Archive: “language learning”

Global Chatter – June: The Language Learning Edition

Hello! Guten tag! Yia sou! Sawubona! Welcome to Global Chatter, Comtec Translations’ monthly round-up of news, views, ideas and interesting titbits from the front lines of language and translation. This month we present our language learning edition to celebrate the launch of our brand new, super helpful centres for learning French and Spanish. To give

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Global Chatter – May: Extroverts learning languages & Russian in-laws

Hello! Mirëdita! Ni Hao! Szia! Welcome back to Global Chatter, a monthly compilation of our team’s favourite blogs, news items and online resources all about the rich, wild and wonderful world of languages. With an international team and a global network of 3,000 linguists (covering 200 languages!), hand-picked for their professionalism and skill, we make

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Top 10 Languages for International Business

In today’s world, business is truly international. While English may retain the top-spot, knowing other important business languages can open doors to new markets, contacts and opportunities. Considering the number of native speakers, world economies and key industries, we’ve listed the ten most important languages for doing business overseas. Some may be obvious choices, but

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Comtec’s Top 5 Apps for Independent Language Learning

Is learning a new language your New Year’s Resolution? It’s difficult to believe that just a few years ago learning a language on your own meant corny tapes, dreary books and a huge amount of self-motivation! Thankfully today there are (of course) apps for that. We’ve scoured the net to find the Top 5 language apps

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