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And the 3 Nominees for “Best Free Online Translator” Are…

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The crowd cheers.

The band plays sappy music.

The nominees are announced.

It’s the setup of any great award show.

But while the following nominees all have their fans and admirers, there will be no awkward, forced smiles when …

What Now? How to Craft Advanced Language Lessons to Suit You

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You may not have a horn.

But that doesn’t mean you’re not a glorious unicorn!

Each language student is as special and rare as the majestic mythical beast.

But the one problem with being so magnificent is that you set …

16 Premium Blogs to Fuel Your Language Learning

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Get up enough speed, and you can take your foot off the gas and coast until you reach the stoplight.

At the top of a hill, you can stop pedaling on your bike and just enjoy the benefits of …

Approaching Language Learning Through Movie Genres: A Guide

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Movies can teach you a lot.

They can show you how to fight for what you want.

They can help you learn magical spells to fix your glasses and/or make your nemesis suffer.

They can even teach you how to …

6 Awesome Ways to Hack Discord for Language Exchanges

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Once upon a time, the streets were filled with kids.

Sweaty, smelly and dirty creatures.

Running alongside others their age, their squeals of delight echoing throughout the neighborhood.

They played hopscotch, tag and hide-and-seek, and reluctantly said their goodbyes with …

Dual Subtitles: How Language Learning Can Be Twice as Nice

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Give me a foreign language video and subtitles to match and I will learn that language. – Archimedes, probably

Subtitles are the unsung heroes of language learning.

But you’re not here to hear about plain old ordinary subtitles.

Because as

Ditch Your Alarm Clock for Foreign Language Distance Education Courses

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Online learning is not the next big thing, it is the now big thing. —D. Abernathy

What if I could show you a way to shut down that pesky alarm clock once and for all?

What if you could stop …

Learn a Language Through Music with 6 Awesome Lyrics Sites

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You just can’t stop humming that tune.

It’s an earworm. And you’ve tried everything to make it stop.

Worse yet, it’s a song you heard while watching a foreign film. And you only caught some of the words.…

Easy Language Books: 6 Places to Find Your Inner Kid

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Ah, to be a kid again.

To read picture books… and not get teased for it.

To pretend you’re Nancy Drew or one of the Hardy Boys—or some other world-famous, super-cool, yet surprisingly humble teen detective—as you bravely …

Raking in Fluency: 6 Intensive Language Courses That Pay Off

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Sometimes you have to play with the cards you’ve been dealt.

All you can do is go with the flow and hope to make the best of the situation.

This is true for learning a language and many other things …