Language Learning Episodes

May 27, 2021

Times German Authority Figures Have Made Us Cry with Martina

Just about every expat in Germany can tell you a story of a time an interaction with a person of authority made them cry. We discuss experiences like this and what we can do to improve those interactions.

Visa Talk Language Learning Expat Resources Life Talks

April 30, 2020

Becoming Bilingual with Casey

Nicole and Casey share their highs and lows of language learning. They share their frustrations, freak-outs, failures, and even the occasional success.

Language Learning

November 14, 2019

Intercultural Relationships with Katie

Katie, an American, is married to an Austrian. Their relationship has been colored by what language they communicate in and where they live - in the US, in Austria, and now as digital nomads.

Language Learning Finding Home Abroad Family Relations

September 19, 2019

Raising a Son with Special Needs in Germany with Shaun of Expat Life Germany

Shaun moved to Germany from South Africa years ago with his wife. Their oldest son has a special need, and Shaun shares with us how they've navigated the situation as foreigners and second-language German speakers.

Family Relations Language Learning Finding Home Abroad

August 29, 2019

People with a Backround of Migration with Fraser

The German phrase "Menschen mit Migrationshintergrund," or "people with a background of migration" is bulky and challenging for German learners. Is this a pattern in German integration practices? We discuss!

Finding Home Abroad Language Learning

July 11, 2019

Ask the Expat with Stacey

We've called up a good friend to answer listener questions and quandaries in Ask the Expat. We give our best go at answering questions sent to us from expats all over.

Career Abroad Expat Resources Finding Home Abroad Language Learning Life Talks Visa Talk

June 20, 2019

Putting the Ex in Expat: Break-Ups Abroad with Jessica

Jessica moved to Germany to be with her German girlfriend. Two years into life in Erfurt, the relationship ended, but Jessica stayed. Even when she later moved away to England, her heart stayed in Germany.

Finding Home Abroad Language Learning Life Talks

February 21, 2019

Study Abroad BFFs with Chad and Jared from Untranslatable Podcast

Chad and Jared signed up for the same college study abroad program in Vienna, Austria. Although they knew each other from around campus back in Michigan, it wasn't until they were tossed together into an unfamiliar place that they became close friends.

Language Learning Life Talks

January 24, 2019

Learning German with Jenny

A German as a Foreign Language teacher shares some German-learning resources, tips, & venting, including many free learning methods that are available to everyone.

Language Learning

September 13, 2018

Family of Six Takes a Year Abroad with Anne and Thompsen

Anne Thompsen Lord, a mother of four, and her oldest son, Thompsen, sit down with The Expat Cast to share their experience with their family's year abroad.

Family Relations Language Learning Life Talks

July 08, 2018

Teaching English Abroad with Ashley

Ashley moved to Germany without teaching experience. She was able to start her career as an English as a Foreign Language teacher and work her way up the freelance teacher ladder.

Career Abroad Language Learning Visa Talk

July 08, 2018

Language Course Visas with Jenny

American expat Jenny came to Germany on a language course, or Sprachkurs, visa. She stayed a full calendar year and took German courses. How did she get the visa? What was that experience like?

Language Learning Visa Talk