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Daniel Farkas

International Year of Indigenous Languages
Press Release
March 7, 2019

International Year of Indigenous Languages

Every two weeks, approximately one language dies. That means that every year, 26 languages disappear. Today, about 2,680 languages are at risk. Language death occurs when a language loses its…
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Memory Champion Nelson Dellis shares his tips for memorizing vocabulary in a new language
Language Learning
February 28, 2019

Using Mnemonics and Other Techniques to Memorize New Words

When learning a new language, there’s one thing you need to know a lot of--words. Mastering new vocabulary can seem like a mountainous task, but with a little creativity, it…
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Learn Maori with Drops
Press Release
February 11, 2019

Learn Maori with Drops

Kia ora. What may seem a simple greeting in Maori can mean so much more. It’s hello. Good luck. Cheers. Best wishes. Depending on how it’s said it can even…
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Language Learning
October 25, 2018

Learning to Read and Write in Your New Language

Ready to learn a new writing system and take your language learning to the next level? We’re excited to announce Scripts, our new app focused on helping you learn to…
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Press Release
October 18, 2018

Keeping it Fresh: A New Layout for Drops

We’ve cleaned up the construction dust and sent the bulldozers packing — it’s time for our next big unveiling. Introducing Our New Category Layout There are big plans in store…
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Language Learning
October 18, 2018

An Island Adventure with Words: Learn Hawaiian with Drops

Aloha. A simple word, familiar to most, but there’s a world of meaning packed into those five letters. A greeting, a goodbye, an expression of affection… Aloha goes back to…
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Press Release
September 28, 2018

Learn to Read and Write in Thai with Drops

We’re excited to announce we have launched a new topic for Thai language learners — the Thai alphabet! Previously, the course began teaching Thai learners new vocabulary right away with…
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Language Learning
September 24, 2018

Hooray! Brawo! Drops Now Offers Polish

Polish learners rejoice! Your favorite language learning app, Drops, now offers Polish. With over 200 well-curated word lists to choose from, you have tons of new content to get your…
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