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App That Uses Augmented Reality to Translate Phrases

New app called Word Lens uses the iPhone’s camera to view a phrase in another language and translate the phrase right inside the camera, showing the translated text and not the original text (that is the augmented reality part of … Continue reading

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List of Language Learning Materials that Are Free on the Internet

The Humanities Resource Center has put together a list of free online language learning materials that patrons can use to help them learn a new language. Most of the sites require you to create a user account. This list will … Continue reading

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Free Web Based Language Learning Lessons

The website smart.fm offers free lessons about different subjects, but a subject where smart.fm has a lot of lessons is language learning. On smart.fm, you can hear audio, run through a flashcard like application, do word matching, learn meanings of … Continue reading

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Typing in Foreign Languages

If you have the need to type anything in a foreign language which has accents and other strange-looking characters, and you only have a US keyboard,this website will make your life a whole lot easier! Now, through the miracles of … Continue reading

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Improve Writing Skills in Another Language with Free Online Site

Lang8 is a free site that provides a place where you can learn how to write in a foreign language. What nice is that it entirely on the web and native speakers are the people correcting your grammar. You can … Continue reading

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