Radio Lingua Network (Spanish,
This site ( radiolingua.com) consists of
Navigation through this site is kind of
and French classes seem to be more complete than those associated with the other
languages, but it appears the language selection is growing.
and;they;focus;on;travel;phrases.;All;lan-guages seem to follow a similar format,
need to sign up for a membership for
Learn a Language
This is an interesting site (www.learna
language.com);with;support;for;eight;lan-guages. All materials appear to be free but
require a Facebook login for full access.
Each language features phrase books, vo-cabulary,;and;even;some;games;for;drills.
This site is associated with Visual Link, a
in their Spanish program.
Anki ( ankisrs.net) is not a website or
a series of podcasts. Instead, it’s a soft-ware;program;(available;free;for;nearly
the process of learning with flashcards.
Flashcards are organized in decks. You
can create your own deck from your
study materials, or you can download
an existing card deck. There are decks
for hundreds of topics, but foreign lan-guages;are;particularly;well;represented.
Within minutes of installing the soft-ware,;I;had;five;thousand;Spanish;flash-cards installed.
order in which certain words appear. In
of words. The front or back of the card
The best part of Anki is the large user
Some of these cards are quite good, and
such as images and audio snippets.
the same program and keep track of their
own progress with their own card decks.
to save 25%
“I’m not afraid
of big words