Easy Foreign Language Books: Graded Readers, Old Favorites, Comics and Picture Books

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Reading in your target language is one of the most fulfilling things about learning it.

There’s nothing in this world like reading a page of your target language and understanding it.

Not to mention the benefits of carrying around a …

5 Things to Know About the Many Languages Spoken in Europe

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Love French? Can’t get enough of Spanish? Heart skips a beat when hearing Italian?

Are you a language learner about to embark on a journey of studying one of Europe’s languages?

Or are you about to fulfill …

15+ Examples of the Best Free Language Education Resources

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Want to save a whole suitcase full of money on language learning?

It’s easy to get bummed out by the perceived expense of learning a language.

While many awesome learning resources come at a price that’s well-worth it, there are …

4 Common Language Learning SNAFUs and Their Audiobook Solutions

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Learning a new language isn’t all wine and roses.

Like any other worthwhile endeavor, it has its challenges.

Often, it’s a stop-and-go adventure. There are times when you’re on a roll, just laying down words and phrases as if …

Fan Favorites: 16 Popular Apps for Language Learners

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With the ubiquity of smartphones and tablets, we’ve all started to embrace apps to make life more convenient.

Some might say we’re developing a problem with app addiction.

We’ve got calendar apps for work, apps for finding music, apps …

A Language Learning How-to Guide: 4 Steps to Customizing Your Approach

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Let me guess.

You’re ready to embark on a scenic language learning journey, and you’re seeking guidance online.

The internet is full of one-size-fits-all strategies for language learners.

Let’s just say there are two types of blog posts

Think You’re Bad at Languages? 3 Reasons to Think Again!

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Were you one of the kids in school who just couldn’t grasp language classes?

No matter how hard you tried, you just weren’t ever sure exactly what you were doing or why you were doing it.

Rote memorization of …

7 Tips for Selecting the Online Language Teacher That’ll Light You Up

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Did you know that nobody in human history ever learned a language without a “teacher”?

Yep, somebody taught us.

And the thing is, we didn’t learn our first language from books, nursery rhymes, flashcards or from our teacher’s lecturing. …

8 Virtual Language Schools for Taking Classes in Your Pajamas

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There’s nothing quite like the feeling of pure, unadulterated freedom.

The sun in your face, the wind in your hair and… your computer on your lap?

Yes, you can use your technology to gain your freedom, especially when …

3 Fun Ways to Do Some Mighty Fine Foreign Language Writing

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Speaking gets most of the press, but writing is a major part of learning a language.

The benefits of writing while learning are majorly neglected, too.

While writing, you have all the time in the world to think, …