Multiple Languages

“The hyperpolyglot is someone who is both a gifted and massive language accumulator. They possess a particular neurology that’s well-suited for learning languages very quickly and being able to use them” (Michael Erard*).

Multiple Languages & Hyperpolyglots

  1. DC Carpet Cleaner Who Speaks 24 Languages
  2. How to Maintain Multiple Languages (Agnieszka Karch)
  3. Hyperpolyglots – Secrets of Language Superlearners*
  4. How Many Languages Can You Juggle?
  5. Man Fluent in 11 Languages (Alex Rawlings)
  6. Adventures of a Teenage Polyglot (Timothy Doner)
  7. Teen Speaks Over 20 Languages (Timothy Doner)
  8. Why I Taught Myself 20 Languages (Timothy Doner)
  9. How Can I Avoid Confusing Languages? (Olly Richards)
  10. Infographic – Hardest Languages to Learn
  11. 4 Blogs Every Language Learner Should Follow
  12. Top 100 Language Lovers (2014)
  13. The World’s Top 20 Languages (Mental Floss)
  14. Speaking Multiple Languages Can Influence Children’s Development
  15. Tips to Become Fluent… Fast
  16. Why Learning Foreign Languages…
  17. Foreign Language Skills Worth Acquiring
  18. Natural Born Linguists

The Bilingual Brain

  1. Language Utilizes Ancient Brain Circuits That Predate Humans
  2. Foreign Languages and Rational Decisions
  3. Do Bilingual Children Learn Differently?
  4. Bilingualism and Poverty
  5. This Is Your Brain On Language
  6. How Bilingualism Boosts Your Brain
  7. Bilingualism and Brain Power
  8. Foreign Languages Trigger Brain Growth
  9. Do We Use Only 10% Of Our Brain?
  10. Bilingualism Fine-Tunes Hearing
  11. The Benefits of Bilingualism
  12. Bilingual Kids Have Multiple Advantages
  13. Bilingual Children
  14. The Bilingual Brain Is Sharper and More Focused
  15. When Labels Don’t Fit Hispanics
  16. For a More Creative Brain, Travel


  1. Infographic – Idioms of the World
  2. 10 Spanish Words, No English…
  3. The Cozy Linguistics of Hygge (JSTOR)
  4. The Norwegian Secret
  5. How ‘Hygge’ Helps You (Denmark)
  6. Infographic – Untranslatable Words
  7. Tongue and Tech
  8. A Loss For Words
  9. Arabic Loanwords in European Languages