Yes, you read that right. If learning a new language is a part of your bucket list, TikTok can help you achieve this goal. Depending on what language you want to master, there are several multilingual creators that you can follow to get your fix of quick and easy lessons on the platform. Here are some favorites to get you started.
Fans of K-pop, K-drama, and everything Korean are sure to be interested in picking up common Korean words and phrases to use in conversations. TikTok users can follow Kristy Cho to learn some of the basics. In this video, she teaches followers different ways to say “Thank you.”
Learning to count in Korean is easy as 1, 2, 3, with creator Mikee Misalucha. In this video, she teaches followers how to count from 1 to 10, and higher.
When meeting others for the first time, you’ll need to know how to ask for their name, and introduce yourself, too. Cath Ang can teach you how, through this video.
Those in search of Japanese lessons can also find a few on TikTok. Check out Kris Joy Filoteo’s post to learn basic useful Japanese phrases.
Show Suzuki’s series, Japanese Words of the Day with Suzuki Sensei, is another great resource for learning to speak the language. His videos aren’t just informative, they’re fun to watch, too!
Chinoy creator, Pierre Diño, can help those who want to learn how to speak Chinese. In this video, he teaches followers how to say 6 basic Mandarin words.
For Spanish101, the creator to follow is Kiel Santos. In this post, he talks about Spanish loan words or terms commonly used by Filipinos around the house.
There’s so much more that you can learn when you spend time on TikTok. Enrich your browsing experience by finding more educational creators using the hashtag #TikTokU. Download the app on your iOS and Android devices to get started.