Dutch and Deutsch

Dutch. Deutsch (German). Sounds similar, right? Netherlands is literally next door neighbours with Germany. Both countries have a history of the settlement of Germanic peoples until there was an evolution into separate cultures. Both German and Dutch including English are classified as West Germanic languages. This article focuses on German and Dutch because there are…

A romantic affair with Romance languages

I personally enjoy learning languages in the Romance language family. They were among the first few languages I’ve learnt when I started to learn multiple languages. After learning French, I became curiosity of what Italian would look like. To my discovery, I noticed the similarities between Italian and French in terms of grammar and vocabulary.…