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Forty Ways to Learn a Language

We're paying tribute to the very first issue of ES-Instruct by reviving this cheat sheet of language-learning tools. The selected "twitteristics" come from needs voiced in our (dearly departed) #esinstruct language learning chat. The "Practice with native speakers" rating indicates some level of functionality for live online chat or audio exchange. "Cultural exchange or immersion" indicates which products provide an understanding of language in some context of the native country. Compiled by EdSurge. Forvo: the pronunciation guide. All the words in the world pronounced by native speakers. English to Spanish Translation, Dictionary and Translator. The easiest way to learn Spanish online.

Duolingo: Remy. How To Use Chrome To Learn A Foreign Language While Browsing The Web. Knowing a second language fluently is a good career move.

How To Use Chrome To Learn A Foreign Language While Browsing The Web

Who knows, it could win you a foreign posting or the very least help you start a small career on the side after retirement. Sites like Duolingo and Busuu make it easy to get rid of any excuses not to learn a new language. With the web as your language teacher, you don’t have to pay this tutor a dime. Tina told us about some innovative ways to pick up a new foreign language. One of the more natural ways to learn anything is to immerse oneself in that environment. Language Immersion for Chrome If immersive learning was what I was talking about, then the Language Immersion for Chrome (LIC) is a fine example of how you can learn a new language by putting yourself in some sort of an artificial environment. Perhaps, that’s why the developers say that this is an experiment and the results may not be accurate always.

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Resources for Learning French. This is a summary of resources I've found useful in learning French in order to survive in Neuchâtel.

Resources for Learning French

The selection of resources is slanted explicitly toward the goal of survival: mastering the language sufficiently to be able to buy a car, read the newspaper, get your furnace repaired, and all the other fun-filled components of day-to-day life. French in Action: Cult Classic French Lessons from Yale (52 Episodes) During the 1980s, Pierre Capretz, a Yale professor, developed French in Action, a French immersion program that featured textbooks, workbooks, and a 52-episode television series.

French in Action: Cult Classic French Lessons from Yale (52 Episodes)

Aired on PBS, the television series gained a devoted following and, years later, a 25th anniversary celebration at Yale asked the question: Is it fair to say that French in Action now has a cult following? You can watch French in Action for free online at the Annenberg Learner website. (Scroll down the page to find the videos.) The program follows the adventures of Robert Taylor, an American student, and Mireille Belleau, a young French woman. And each 30 minute episode provides a context for learning new words and expressions. French in Action. Due to licensing agreements, online viewing of the videos for this resource is restricted to network connections in the United States and Canada.

French in Action

Orientation An introduction to French in Action: its creation, its components, and its functioning. How to work with the video programs and how to integrate them with the audio and print components. This is the only program in English; the others are entirely in French. Planning and Anticipating I Greeting and leave-taking; talking about health; expressing surprise; planning and anticipating; expressing decisiveness and indecisiveness. - 10 Sites for Teaching or Learning a Foreign Language. This blog gets readers from around the the world.

- 10 Sites for Teaching or Learning a Foreign Language

A lot of them are teachers of ESL/EFL/ELL and teach or know foreign languages. This posted is dedicated to those teachers of foreign languages, as I hope these sites will be of some benefit to them. Middlebury Interactive Languages. Home. Muzzy Lane is partnering with Middlebury Interactive Languages (MIL) to create an innovative 3D language learning role-play game as part of MIL's online world language courses.


The MIL courses will adapt the highly successful full-immersion formula modeled on the Middlebury College Language Schools for online delivery. Initially, Muzzy Lane will produce versions of the game to support French and Spanish languages, and each version will include a rich 3D environment specific to that culture. Students will interact with computer characters and each other in the plaza of a small French (or Spanish) city, and will be able to exercise their language skills in a variety of real-life situations and interesting game challenges.

Students will collaborate with others to obtain and share clues to complete quests and advance in the game, all while reinforcing their developing foreign language knowledge.