UAE-based researchers are exploring how switching between languages affects the body and brain.
Judges overturn earlier ruling that banned parents from officially naming their child Fañch.
A new report says France has the lowest level of English proficiency of any European Union country, while Swedes were ranked the best internationally.
An Italian publishing house is using street graffiti in a bid to save lesser-used words from extinction and help bring them into popular discourse.
As many as 65.4% of adults in the UK speak no foreign languages at all, according to data published on the occasion of the European Day of Languages.
What a piece of seafood tells us about the EU's shared identity.
European students are learning more languages than their American counterparts, according to a new study.
The event sought to offer a “creative way instead of a violent way” of responding to the controversial law, which declared Hebrew the language of the state and gave Arabic a “special status”.
We need new ways of resisting the rhetoric of power addicts in the 21st century.
Less than half of English pupils choose to learn a modern foreign language at school, a new report has found.
Going to the World Cup, or are you just looking to shout at the TV in your best Russian? Here are all the phrases you need to know in under a minute, including how to order vodka...
French President Emmanuel Macron made a gaffe when he was talking about the wife of Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull.
The “critical period” for learning a new language is much longer than scientists had previously thought, according to a new study.
From Klingon to Dothraki, invented languages have gained popularity in recent years. One German student has created his own language called Garadálava — and he tells Euronews how it’s done.
Euronews speaks with the men behind a new Klingon language course.
'Delicacy and prettiness' are both used in the English definition of the word 'feminine,' whereas in Russian 'readiness for a sacrifice' is employed. How do other Euronews languages define femininity?
Discover how many languages are endangered — or dead — in Europe, as UNESCO reveals its latest findings.
Widely condemned by many for "dehumanising" migrants, the US president is walking along a well-trodded path, says sociologist Ulrike Vieten.
Euronews journalists try their hand at pronouncing Hungarian words - one of the most difficult languages to learn if you're a native English speaker.
Édouard Philippe’s move follows complaints that a drive for equality is putting the French language in ‘mortal danger’.
Fans have developed the fictional 'Star Trek' language since the 1960s into a coherent syntax-based means of communication between Klingon-speakers.
Varadkar earned a "bravo" from Macron for speaking in French
He used a boozy analogy to make his case over the UK's EU divorce bill.
Jean-Claude Juncker claimed English was losing its importance in Europe - did he have a point?
In May, European Commission president Jean-Claude Juncker declared that: “slowly but surely English is losing importance in Europe”.
Ever wondered how to say the Hogwarts houses in other languages?