Displaying items by tag: language

Monday, 18 December 2017 00:00

Merriam-Webster Time Traveler

When was a word first used in print? You may be surprised. Merriam-Webster lets you look up a certain year and it will list all the words that first appeared in print in that year.

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Tuesday, 12 December 2017 00:00

Chinese Grammar Wiki

This is your practical, free, comprehensive online resource for Chinese grammar. 1,877 articles and growing!

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Sunday, 10 December 2017 00:00


Learning a language doesn’t have to be tedious or boring. Mate offers instant translations of 103 languages so that you can stay engaged with easy language learning and translation. Mate is available on almost all devices and platforms including: Google Chrome, Firefox, Microsoft Edge, Opera, iOS devices, Android devices and on the Mac menu bar. Mate can automatically synchronize between all your devices and save your translations and searches from one device to another. This means no more lost translations or complicated back and forth connections between devices.

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Thursday, 12 October 2017 00:00


Clozemaster is a game to learn language in context. It shows you a sentence missing the most difficult word, and the challenge is to fill in the correct word from context.

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Thursday, 14 September 2017 00:00

The Great Language Game

Think you're good at recognizing languages? Put your ears to the test.

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Wednesday, 06 September 2017 00:00

Signing Savvy

Signing Savvy is a sign language dictionary containing several thousand high resolution videos of American Sign Language (ASL) signs, fingerspelled words, and other common signs used within the United States and Canada. Signing Savvy is an ideal resource to use while you learn sign language. It includes the ability to view large sign videos, build your own word lists and share them with others, create virtual flash cards and quizzes, print signs, build sign phrases, and more.

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Friday, 12 May 2017 00:00


Grammarly is an automated proofreader and your personal grammar coach. Correct up to 10 times more mistakes than popular word processors.
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Nepali is an Indo-Aryan language with around 17 million speakers in Nepal, Bhutan, Burma and India. Nepali was originally known as Khas Kurā and was the language of the Khasa kingdom, which ruled over the foothills of what is now Nepal during the 13th and 14th centuries. This site contains some resources from Cornell University for learning Nepali, including audio and text of original dialogs written and recorded by Cornell's language instructors, interlinear transcripts and translations, grammatical explanations, a bi-directional glossary with audio pronunciation, and supplementary videos scripted and produced in Nepal.

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Friday, 21 April 2017 00:00

Señor Wooly

This site helps middle school-age and older students get a grip on Spanish, with simple lessons intended for an older audience.

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Thursday, 20 April 2017 00:00


Lingvist is a fast and effective way to learn a new language. Learn words and phrases that are statistically relevant and used around the world every day. A smart algorithm keeps track of your progress, learning what you pick up easily and what you tend to forget, helping you to improve all the time. The system adapts in real time during learning sessions to match your progress and memory pattern.
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