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Speak Easy: 6 Language Learning Apps with Speech Recognition and Feedback

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It’s one of the biggest obstacles for language learners.

I’ve got all the right books… tons of vocabulary flashcards… I’m signed up for an awesome online course

But I can’t find anyone to actually speak with!

If you’re learning …

Got an Alexa? You've Got a Polyglot Tutor That Can Teach You a Language

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Many of us have someone special living in our homes.

Not exactly family, but…

We ask her questions and give her basic commands, so she certainly seems real, doesn’t she?

You know who I mean.

Maybe she lives at your …

How to Keep Learning Languages when You Go Offline: 7 Apps That Don't Need Internet

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Hey, you.

That’s right—you, the one who’s staring at that phone like it’s the last chance you’ll have to use it this decade.

Do you have that frightened gleam in your eyes because you’ll soon be traveling to one of …

7 Schools That Offer Sizzling Summer Language Programs

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The beautiful thing about learning is that no one can take it away from you. – B.B. King

Summer with its long, lazy days and spare hours to fill calls to us as sweetly as one of B.B. King’s legendary …

8 iPad Language Learning Apps for All Levels, Skills and Styles

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Did you get that iPad just to play Candy Crush?

Probably not.

You also probably didn’t get it just to send work emails or just to stream videos.

These are all great uses of your iPad, but you can get

Where to Find All the Best Language Podcasts on the Internet

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Are you hungry for a great new way to learn language?

How about a tasty learning tool you can snack on anytime?

I’ve got something to make your mouth water: language podcasts!

That’s right. Podcasts will satisfy your …

Sing Your Heart Out: Learn Language Through Song with 7 Melodic Resources

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Do you think learning a language should be fun?

That’s music to our ears.

Music and language go together like peanut butter and jelly but without the risk of anaphylactic shock (unless you’re allergic to fun ways of learning).

Yes, …

11 Language Apps That Are Your Best Bet for Travel

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Are you about to embark on the trip of a lifetime?

Maybe you’re going abroad to study a language you’re learning in college.

Or maybe you just have a bad case of wanderlust and don’t even know much …

The Polyglot’s (or Future Polyglot’s) Guide to the 10 Most Useful Languages

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Learning a language can cast a spell on you.

The grammar is bewitching!

The vocabulary is beguiling!

But with all the excitement of learning a language, you may’ve overlooked the most practical magic of all: usefulness.

While it’s fun and …

The Ultimate Guide to Language Learning Clubs: How to Join or Start One and Make the Most of It

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Unce unce unce…

It’s time to hit the clubs.

But rather than leaving you with ringing ears and a spinning head, these clubs will leave you with something even better: language skills.

That’s right—we’re talking about language learning clubs. …