Most Canadians tend to play it safe when it comes to exchanging gifts on Valentine’s Day, however, according to Babbel, 68% of English-speaking Canadians feel that speaking another language makes a person more attractive. Hmm….with Valentine’s Day around the corner perhaps it’s time to ditch the traditional chocolates, cinnamon hearts and flowers and do something unique.
Give your VALENTINE the gift of language, a gift that will stay with your loved one for years to come.
Here are 5 great reasons to give the gift of language this Valentine’s Day:
As mentioned, almost 70% of Canadian language learners feel that speaking a foreign language makes you more attractive to someone, according to Babbel’s 2016 Perception of Language Learning Survey.
Recent research has shown that learning a new language stimulates the same part of your brain as gambling, chocolate and – yes – sex.
Recent research shows that bilingualism has a concrete impact on brain function and that this may have a positive impact on cognitive aging. Brains and beauty? Definitely sexy.
According to Babbel’s 2016 Global User Survey, over 80% of language learners achieved their goal of meeting new people after learning a new language.
The Babbel language learning app for web, iOS and Android makes it easy to learn 14 different languages from 7 display languages. Bite-sized lessons fit into everyday life and are split into useful real-world topics, from introducing oneself, to ordering food and making travel arrangements.
momstown is giving away a Babbel year subscription to learn a new language (valued at $115) to a lucky momstown audience member. All you have to do is comment below and tell us what new language you have always wanted to learn.
Contest ends February 15, 2017 at 9am EST. Open to Canadian residents only. Excludes Quebec. Must be 18+ to enter. Winner will be notified via email and must respond within 24 hrs or forfeit the prize to another momstown winner. Prize is not transferable.