Language Learning Links (weekly)
Visuwords™ online graphical dictionary and thesaurus
For the visual learners of English, this is a must-have tool.
Erasmus, Europe’s student exchange scheme, is an unofficial matchmaker | World news | guardian.co.uk
Learn a language, study abroad, fall in love. That seems to be the way it goes!
Immigration policies will damage higher education, say education experts | UK news | guardian.co.uk
Okay, this is important for a few of us. If you’re one of these people, pass this on. It’s good to be in the know.
BBC News – E-mail error ends up on road sign
Ah, the joys of Welsh language translations…and automated email responders!
How to Memorize a Deck of Cards with Superhuman Speed | The Art of Manliness
Memorizing a deck of cards in one minute may not be the most productive use of time. But memorizing 52 foreign language words in one minute? Now that’s different. Find out how to do it.
World Languages | Edutopia
This group focuses on all languages – mainly from a teacher’s perspective, but Edutopia is famous for its fantastic attitude to everyone. Sign up and join in – you won’t regret it.
Write Your Name in Elvish in Ten Minutes – StumbleUpon
Who said you only needed to learn the languages that are, like, real?
5 Ways to Give Yourself an Education That Kicks the Crap Out of the One You Got in School.
The long post title is not even half as impressive as what you’ll find inside. Quoting “Good Will Hunting” is always in my good books.
fogus: Extreme reading
This short post is a rant against the “boring kind of reading” – useful to revive your foreign language reading passion.
New ‘Digital Divide’ Seen in Wasting Time Online – NYTimes.com
It used to be between the haves and the have-nots. Now, it’s about wasting your time online. Read this to figure out where your productivity goes. Then back to work!
Blog | Learn Out Live!
This blog deals with topics close to my heart: education and language learning. (They’re also on the lookout for guest bloggers – interested?)
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