Megan Polom

Fresh off an adventure of a lifetime teaching English in Busan, South Korea, Megan is our Junior Copywriter. A coffee and podcast addict, you can find her at the nearest cafe with a book in hand, or earbuds in and out for a hike. She is currently learning Korean and Spanish, and hopes to tackle French next.

Recent Posts

Seven Spanish Business Phrases for Your Next Conference Call

By Megan Polom |   September 20, 2018

Emerging markets in Latin America, a trade partnership with Mexico, and a growing Spanish-speaking population makes Spanish one of the most lucrative business languages to learn.

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September Events: Where You Can Meet Mango Languages

By Megan Polom |   September 6, 2018

Did you miss this year’s national Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM) event? If so, no worries! HR professionals can still meet Mango Languages this September. 

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Five of the World’s Most Epic Food Fights

By Megan Polom |   August 29, 2018

Across continents and cultures one thing is pretty clear — humans love to throw food at each other. Discover some of the biggest food fights from around the world, starting with La Tomatina.

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How to Learn Another Language (and Still Have a Life)

By Megan Polom |   August 21, 2018

We aren’t going to lie to you — language learning takes serious time and effort. The good news is, with some dedication and these effective time-management tips, you can do it.

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Do You Have the Aloha Spirit? Five Hawaiian Words to Live By

By Megan Polom |   August 17, 2018

Aloha is the word used to say both ‘hello’ and ‘goodbye’ in Hawaiian, but it means much more than just a simple salutation — aloha is a way of life.

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Six Mandarin Chinese Business Phrases for Your Next Conference Call

By Megan Polom |   August 15, 2018

Learn to communicate in a global economy with our cross-cultural conference call series, starting with Mandarin Chinese — the language of one of the largest economies in the world.

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August Book Club: Required Readings From Brazil

By Megan Polom |   August 7, 2018

 

Discover Brazilian literature from a student’s point of view with seven often-studied books by Brazilian authors. Vamos!

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The Truth About Childhood Language Learning: Why It’s Essential for Your Child

By Megan Polom |   July 24, 2018

For many families, a second language is simply another grade on their child’s report card. While it would be nice to know another language, it’s not that important, right? We’re going to go with wrong, and here’s why.

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Vive la France: What Is Bastille Day and Why Should You Celebrate It?

By Megan Polom |   July 13, 2018

Francophiles, we know you’ve had your Bastille Day plans set for months, but the yet uninitiated might be wondering what the excitement is all about. Don't worry — Mango Languages has you covered!

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July Book Club: Five French Books That Inspired Some of Our Favorite Movies

By Megan Polom |   July 11, 2018

The next stop on our book club tour is France, a country with a rich literary history — and the birthplace of cinema. It seems fitting, then, that this month’s list includes titles perfect for not only poolside reading, but movies to watch this summer as well.

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