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Learning languages with smartphone apps

Babbel, Duolingo - and then?? Language learning apps put to the test
Language learning with smartphone apps can be a useful supplement to learning activities when learning a foreign language. But it cannot replace face-to-face lessons with a teacher. We explain the advantages and disadvantages.

How long does it take to reach a language level?

It depends on a number of factors how fast you personally learn a language. We ask you some questions to help you estimate how long it takes to reach your personal learning goal in one of the Scandinavian languages.

Scandinavian languages

The Scandinavian countries are our closest neighbors to the north. For hundreds of years, economic, cultural and also linguistic bridges have existed between the North and the German-speaking area.

Learn a Scandinavian language

The Scandinavian countries are our closest neighbors to the north. For hundreds of years, economic, cultural and also linguistic bridges have existed between the North and the German-speaking area.

Language learning tips for beginners

How do I learn easier? Here are a few everyday tips and donkey bridges: learn one of the Scandinavian languages consistently and always pay attention to the similarities and differences to the other languages when you visit Scandinavia! Language learning tips for beginners

CEFR

Language Skills Assessment

You would like to book a course and are unsure of your language level? Here is some information and help: The level scheme of the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages (CEFR) has become established among language schools at home

Field report: An Erasmus semester in Gothenburg

My name is Janne and I'll tell you a little bit about my life as an Erasmus student in Gothenburg. I lived there for half a year and studied "Scandinavian Cultural Studies" at the University of Gothenburg.

10 good reasons to learn a Scandinavian language

So why should you bother to learn a Scandinavian language and take a language course? For all lovers of the North, we have compiled 10 good reasons here.