Learn to Read Russian in 15 Minutes (Yes, for Real. I Thought...
Here's a really interesting and surprisingly simple breakdown of the Russian alphabet from writer Peter Starr Northrop and cartoonist Ryan Estrada. Give it a few minutes of your time and you'll be confidently sounding out Russian words by the end. Ne...
Saudade - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
(, , ; plural ) is a unique Galician-Portuguese word that has no immediate translation in English. Saudade describes a deep emotional state of nostalgic longing for an absent something or someone that one loves. It often carries a repressed knowledge...
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Whether you want to learn one of the major world languages or want something a little less popular, there are sure to be lessons here to help you start to speak whatever language you are interested in learning.
Yabancı Dil Kelime Listesi, Gramer ve Okunuşlar.
Write Your Name in Elvish in Ten Minutes
Here's the alphabet.
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Learn to read Korean in 15 minutes
OneLook Reverse Dictionary
There's a Word for That: 25 Expressions You Should Have...
Words are a way of singing to the world
50 Sophisticated Words You Should Start Using Instead »...
Replace the played-out words in your vocabulary with these sophisticated alternatives.
If you can pronounce correctly every word in this poem, you will be speaking English better than 90% of the native English speakers in the world.
Alan S. Kennedy's Color/Language Project
If you see a gap or an inaccuracy that you can help us fix, tell us via the ! ENGLISH LANGUAGE color idioms are at the very end.
Hartman Essay: Words to Know
There's a Word for That: 25 Expressions You Should Have...
Playful Illustrations Make It Easy to Learn Chinese
Learn Your Damn Homophones
It's about time that everyone learned their damn homophones. If you slept your way through the fourth grade or just skipped all of the grammar lectures because you were too busy sucking off that dude in the locker room, then maybe this table will he...
Words that deserve wider use - Word Warriors
Here's a list of neglected but eminently useful words that visitors to this site -- and we, to be downright honest -- would like to bring back into fashion. You're right -- some never have been in fashion, but perhaps they deserve to be. Many submiss...
Amusing guide shows Americans and Brits the different words...
While the English language is spoken by people around the world, they don't all use the same words for everything. To help address this confusion, illustrator Samantha Sanders created guide to help Americans and Britons understand what the other is.....
Digital Dialects language learning games
Language learning games - free to use and fun online games for learning 60 languages, including Chinese, English/ESL French, German, Japanese, Spanish and more. Games for learning phrases, numbers, spelling, verb conjugation, vocabulary and alphabets...
20 awesomely untranslatable words from around the world
Grasping the unstranslatable words of a culture can offer unique insight into the way its speakers view and interpret the world.
Garden path sentence - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
A is a grammatically correct that starts in such a way that the readers' most likely interpretation will be incorrect; they are lured into a parse that turns out to be a dead end. Garden path sentences are used in to illustrate the fact that when ...
English pronunciation test
If you find it tough going, do not despair, you are not alone: Multi-national personnel at North Atlantic Treaty Organization headquarters near Paris found English to be an easy language ... until they tried to pronounce it. To help them discard...
KryssTal : The Origin of Words and Names
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Funny words English vs. German
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The Master List of Free Language Learning Resources
Crazy English from Beautiful Perth.
Let's face it - English is a crazy language. There is no egg in eggplant nor ham in hamburger; neither apple nor pine in pineapple. English muffins weren't invented in England or French fries in France. Sweetmeats are candies while sweetbreads, whi...
Select Your Language
NHK airs Japanese lessons for people of various languages on its international shortwave RADIO JAPAN service.
100 words you should know to pass an advanced vocabulary...
50 Most Challenging Words
Back in 2010 The New York Times published a list of 50 fancy words that most frequently stump their readership. The New York Times 50 Fancy Words (defined and used) 1. Inchoate: just begun a...
Türkçede Yanlış Kullanımlar ve Sık Sık Yapılan Yazım...
speech accent archive: browse
George Carlin - Euphemistic Language
Amateur linguists will recognize the phenomenon Carlin describes as the "euphemism treadmill," in which new words are invented to avoid the negative connotat...
Dr. Bill Vicars fingerspelling tutor
The quickest way to learn the fingerspelled alphabet handshapes used in American Sign Language (ASL) fingerspelling
30 Hilarious Jokes By The Grammar Nazis, For The Grammar...
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What is the fastest way to learn a foreign language?
Many of us dream of going to a foreign country and learning some of the local language so we can at least make conversation. But we don't want to spend years doing it.
The History of The "F" Word
A quick lesson on my favorite word in the english language.
Free Online Language Courses
free online language lessons for anyone who wants to try to learn how to communicate with other people from around the world
SYNONYMES - Dictionnaire des synonymes & antonymes
"Underground" is the only word in the English language that begins and ends with the letters "und"
12 Letters That Didn't Make the Alphabet
Untranslatable Words From Other Languages [Infographic]
Piccsy :: Punctuation
Punctuation IS powerful
HowStuffWorks "15 Oxymorons"
Virtual reality. Jumbo shrimp. These phrases have meaning, even though the words contradict each other. See our list of 15 oxymorons for more.
Gernreich is an alternative alphabet for English invented by Michael Carnright when he was 14. The letters are like building blocks which are connected together to make words, which in turn can be connected together to make sentences. Micheael usu...
Behind the Name: Meaning of Names, Baby Name Meanings
The meaning and history of first names.
22 Maps That Show How Americans Speak English Totally Differently...
Small lobsters are tearing this nation apart. ;