Learn a language for free. Forever. Duolingo is Apple's iPhone App of the Year! With our free mobile app or web and a few minutes a day, everyone can Duolingo. Learn 30+ languages online with bite-size lessons based on science.
Very good resource for those learners that appreciate structure when learning a language, and those who may need a bit of motivation when learning a language. DuoLingo tries to make sure that you stay on your mark, and keep going so that you actually invest the time required to learn a language. Easy to use and effective.
Free to use language learning games. Just click and play. Languages include Afrikaans, Albanian, Arabic, Basque, Bulgarian, Cantonese, Catalan, Cebuano, Chinese, Croatian, Czech, Danish, Dutch, English, Estonian, Farsi, Tagalog, Finnish, French, German, Greek, Hebrew, Hindi, Hungarian, Icelandic, Indonesian, Gaelic, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Kurdish, Latvian, Malay, Mongolian, Norwegian, Polish, Portuguese, Romanian, Russian, Serbian, Slovak, Slovenian, Somali, Spanish, Swahili, Swedish, Thai, Tibetan, Turkish, Ukranian, Vietnamese and more....
Highly recommended for practicing your basic and fundamental knowledge within the target language. Easy games that are interactive, engaging and effect. For example, there is a fun Japanese Hiragana pie board which asks you to guess which Hiragana character matches the sound in the center. Simple and very fun to test what you know.
Site is dedicated to language learners. You will find here the FSI, DLI and Peace-Corps courses
Very comprehensive resource for language learning materials across a variety of languages. A big emphasis on the Peace Corps oriented material which can help a language learner get up to speed with the basics and focus on the actual phrases needed. Also deep learning with audio on a variety of topics in the language, depending on the language chosen. Highly recommended. Thank you to the founders and maintainers at The Yojik Website for providing this resource to all of us.
For over half a century, the UCLA Phonetics Laboratory has collected recordings of hundreds of languages from around the world, providing source materials for phonetic and phonological research, of value to scholars, speakers of the languages, and language learners alike.2007. The UCLA Phonetics Lab Archive. Los Angeles, CA: UCLA Department of Linguistics. http://archive.phonetics.ucla.edu/
Very rich and wealthy resource for language learning. Thank you to all of those involved in this project at UCLA to provide research and insight into the phenomenon of language and language learning.
With a catalog of 1235 Languages, Bible.is makes it easy for you to read, study, and share God's Word with friends and family around the globe.
For language learning, a wonderful and treasure-rich resource, allowing the enthusiastic learner to reach depths within the Word of God in a different language, which carries with it many amazing benefits for the foundational elements within a language.
Complete Guide to Languages of the World. A guide to alphabets and languages, with useful foreign phrases, tips on learning languages, language-related links, multilingual texts, and much more.
Very useful resource for anyone learning languages. Provides very short lists of practical language phrases, samples of text, and other references for each language, that are very helpful. Thank you to the folks at Omniglot for your continued efforts to provide a language encyclopedia-type of reference to everyone.
Wordproject is an open and royalty free webpage, which aims to make the Word of God - the Bible - available to as many people as possible, through a means that is simple, up-to-date and cheap to reproduce and use. Millions in today's world still do not have access to the Word of God in their own language.
This serves as an excellent reference for language learning, allowing the student to explore a number of different styles of writing and expression, proverbs and other hidden treasures inside a book which represents the Word of God.
The mission of the Foreign Service Institute (FSI) is to deliver world-class diplomatic training and provide the career-long learning opportunities. FSI’s School of Language Studies (SLS) offers instruction in over 65 languages, with course length and curricula targeted at a range of language proficiency, from survival to advanced language skills, to enhance the foreign affairs community’s ability to work and live abroad effectively.
The Foreign Service Institute offers public domain language learning programs and training, that are very comprehensive and provide a full set of learning across a variety of foreign languages. Wealth of knowledge collected and collated over the years, and a huge benefit to any language learner.
Project Gutenberg is a library of over 60,000 free eBooks. Choose among free epub and Kindle eBooks, download them or read them online. You will find the world's great literature here, with focus on older works for which U.S. copyright has expired. Thousands of volunteers digitized and diligently proofread the eBooks, for enjoyment and education.
Very useful resource for language learning. Thank you Project Gutenberg volunteers for your effort to make the e-books available for everyone in the world.
A journey through some language numbering systems to give you a hint of the richness of languages. Numbering systems, articles, books and more.
Very concise and useful information regarding numbers and background of the numbers related to many languages. Also provides a view into the regions of the world in which the languages are spoken and which scripts the languages are written in. Practical and easy to use, explore. Highly recommended. Thank you to the founders and maintainers of Of Languages and Numbers for making this content available to all of us.
The Live Lingua project is part of our commitment to helping as many people as possible learn a foreign language, even if they can't afford our paid lessons.
Useful resource for referencing Peace Corps related basic language materials, phrases and vocabulary. There are many languages represented and the information is helpful for beginners and more. Highly recommended. There are also Spanish lessons and other languages available with tutors and premimum lessons. Thank you Ray, Laura and Frida for sharing these resources with all of us to learn, and for extending your passion for the world to benefit from.
Objective- To make all books in the public domain available, for free, in audio format on the internet. LibriVox volunteers record chapters of books in the public domain, and then we release the audio files back onto the net for free. All our audio is in the public domain, so you may use it for whatever purpose you wish.
Very useful resource for language learning. Thank you LibriVox volunteers for your effort to make the audio books available for everyone to consume.