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List of Latin phrases (E) This page lists English translations of notable Latin phrases, such as veni vidi vici and et cetera. Some of the phrases are themselves translations of Greek phrases, as Greek rhetoric and literature reached its peak centuries before the rise of ancient Rome. This list covers the letter E. See List of Latin phrases for the main list. An App for Android and iOS – iPhone, iPad, and iPod Touch Announcing FluencyFinder 2.5 Brand new tools for a new school year! Here’s what’s NEW NOW… ** NEW! Data-sharing e-mail function** NEW! Comprehension questions for a one-step fluency and reading comprehension assessment
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iSpraak iSpraak for Google Chrome is an online activity generator designed for foreign language educators. This web-based application automates speech evaluation for second language learners. The instructor sets up the activity by selecting the language of instruction and including a short text for students to read.
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