Understanding the different names for Christmas across Switzerland
FOR MEMBERS

Understanding the different names for Christmas across Switzerland

Switzerland's four national languages means there are four different names for Christmas. We break down why - and how to say Merry Christmas wherever you are in the country.

Here’s the best way to learn German (or any language) from home
PARTNER CONTENT

Here’s the best way to learn German (or any language) from home

Official recognition for Jura-based French dialect

Official recognition for Jura-based French dialect

Lost in translation: Swiss minister under fire for lack of English

Lost in translation: Swiss minister under fire for lack of English

What’s on: Do you know of any English-language events around Switzerland?

What’s on: Do you know of any English-language events around Switzerland?

Why Switzerland still lags behind on English skills

Why Switzerland still lags behind on English skills

Nine essential German phrases for the modern traveller
PARTNER CONTENT

Nine essential German phrases for the modern traveller

Thurgau MPs vote to keep French on primary school timetable

Thurgau MPs vote to keep French on primary school timetable

Foreigners in Switzerland speak more national languages than the Swiss

Foreigners in Switzerland speak more national languages than the Swiss

Francophones in bilingual Swiss city cry discrimination

Francophones in bilingual Swiss city cry discrimination

Geneva to translate information into English

Geneva to translate information into English

New English school set to open in Geneva

New English school set to open in Geneva

Switzerland falls behind in English skills: study

Switzerland falls behind in English skills: study

Switzerland’s ranking for English skills worsens

Switzerland’s ranking for English skills worsens

Federal MPs back action on school languages

Federal MPs back action on school languages