Language Learning Links (weekly)
definr – incredibly fast dictionary
Hey, this IS fast.
Does your report make too much sense? Have you got a committee to impress? This one comes up with beauties such as “Attractively Servo-Interchangeable Service Partnership” – delightful.
LAZY LANGUAGE, LAZY THOUGHT | More Intelligent Life
“Languages, like French and Spanish, that are supervised and censored by a board of self-important overseers, risk becoming fossilised, absurd or just useless, unable to carry out the tasks that their users demand of them.” Lots to read and argue with here. Good stuff!
Deeper Learning: Why Cross-Curricular Teaching is Essential | Edutopia
Edutopia delivers, part one: Requirements and benefits of cross-curricular teaching. As language learners, read this and think about the subject areas for your language.
15 Insightful Language & Culture Infographics | Voxy Blog
From beer to Beatles – this doesn’t translate into every language, but definitely is worth looking at!
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