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Improve your English through film clips

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When learning English it's important that you hear as many different accents and types of voices from different ages of speaker so that you are able to understand English wherever you go. This activity gives you lots of opportunity to practice your listening skills and broaden your understanding of English speakers.


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Una manera diverdida para practicar tu listening de inglés, te ayuda a enteder diferentes accentos y palabras que no conoces. 

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Catalina Elena Oyarzún Albarracín's comment, May 31, 2013 11:01 AM
Great content source.
Shanthi Cumaraswamy Streat's curator insight, May 31, 2013 6:31 PM

Learning through film is a great way of improving listening and pronunciation skills and is above all, fun.

Mrs Le Roy's curator insight, June 1, 2013 7:16 AM

Learning through film is a great way of improving listening and pronunciation skills and is above all, fun.

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Improve your English through film clips

Improve your English through film clips | Learning languages | Scoop.it

When learning English it's important that you hear as many different accents and types of voices from different ages of speaker so that you are able to understand English wherever you go. This activity gives you lots of opportunity to practice your listening skills and broaden your understanding of English speakers.


Via Nik Peachey
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Una manera diverdida para practicar tu listening de inglés, te ayuda a enteder diferentes accentos y palabras que no conoces. 

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Catalina Elena Oyarzún Albarracín's comment, May 31, 2013 11:01 AM
Great content source.
Shanthi Cumaraswamy Streat's curator insight, May 31, 2013 6:31 PM

Learning through film is a great way of improving listening and pronunciation skills and is above all, fun.

Mrs Le Roy's curator insight, June 1, 2013 7:16 AM

Learning through film is a great way of improving listening and pronunciation skills and is above all, fun.

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Mission Europe

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Mission Europe; Joomla
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Mission Europe invita a los oyentes a participar en aventuras radiofónicas para salvar Berlín, París o Cracovia, y en el proceso mejorar su alemán, francés o polaco. Esta divertida aventura de ordenador ha sido desarrollada por tres emisoras de radio públicas, con fondos de la UE

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How the languages we speak affects the way we think

What can economists learn from linguists?

Tags: language, culture, economic, TED.


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Intersting video on how the different languages we speak could affect our way of thinking.

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Veritas Language Solutions - Language News's curator insight, February 26, 2013 8:32 AM

A valid and inspirational study regarding the way in which the use of a certain grammatical tense, be it future or present, can affect our decision making!

 

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Jack Born's curator insight, November 6, 2013 7:39 PM

I have never thought of this. I didn't even realise how different languages and cultures can be and how the tiny things effect the entire language.This demostrates why some languages are beter than others in their own way. 

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Very interesting!

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European and Asian languages traced back to single mother tongue

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Eurasiatic languages from Portugal to Siberia form 'superfamily' with root in southern Europe 15,000 years ago, scientists claim
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News about an interesting discovery of the history of European and Asian languages.

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10 reasons to go on Erasmus - http://www.thenationalstudent.com/

10 reasons to go on Erasmus
http://www.thenationalstudent.com/
Immersing in a different culture is exciting and broadens your horizons. You can learn or improve a language. 'Living' the language is the most efficient and fun way to acquire it.
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An article that gives you 10 reasons to go on Erasmus. Erasmus is a very good way to practise, improve and learn languages. Erasmus offers "living the language".

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German president: make English the language of EU

German president: make English the language of EU | Learning languages | Scoop.it
Joachim Gauck says Europe needs Britain's democratic traditions, political courage and sober-mindedness (RT @Multi_Ling_Mat: The usefulness of English as common language - while maintaining importance of multilingualism
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It's important to speak English, but I think it is also important to maintain the original language of a country. Joachim Gauck would like to make English the language of the EU. What do you think?

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How to Learn a Language With Your iPad | iPad.AppStorm

How to Learn a Language With Your iPad | iPad.AppStorm | Learning languages | Scoop.it
I became a vastly better student once I started using my iOS products to better my studies instead of allowing them to simply distract me. We are in an.
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This article shows that an iPad doesn't have to be a distraction, it can also help you to learn a language!

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Parla.cat

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¿Quieres aprender el catalán? Esta página web ofrece un curso gratuito y mucho material para practicar. Muy recomendable. 

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10 Of The Best iPhone Apps For Language Translation

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10 Of The Best iPhone Apps For Language Translation

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Los 10 mejores apps para traducir lenguajes para el Iphone. 

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Understanding How the Brain Speaks Two Languages | TIME.com

Understanding How the Brain Speaks Two Languages | TIME.com | Learning languages | Scoop.it
Hablan dos idiomas? You should, if you know what's good for you
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Interesting article about multilingualism published by Time.

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learn_es.pdf

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Un documento muy interesante dedicado a cómo y porqué aprender lenguajes. Hecho por la comisión europea.

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Lost in - An Interactive Language Learning Adventure on DVD

Lost in - An Interactive Language Learning Adventure on DVD | Learning languages | Scoop.it
Set out on a top secret (language) mission full of surprises and new learning experiences. lost in… supports your mission with a unique combination of help, both for learning and playing the game.
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Lost in... es un juego de ordenador interactivo para aprender idiomas dirigido a personas de habla inglesa o alemana que desean aprender checo, danés, neerlandés o polaco. Para principantes pero también para más avanzados.

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Un estudio revela que aprender idiomas ayuda a combatir el Alzheimer

Un estudio revela que aprender idiomas ayuda a combatir el Alzheimer | Learning languages | Scoop.it
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Un artículo sobre el descubrimiento de que aprender idiomas puede ayudar a combatir el Alzheimer y sobre el porqué.

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Conversation Exchange - Language learning with native speakers

Conversation Exchange - Language learning with native speakers | Learning languages | Scoop.it
Through Conversation Exchange you can have three types of language exchange: face to face conversation by meeting up with native speakers, Correspondence (pen-pal), text and voice chat
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A website that brings you in contact with native speakers. Like that you can practise a language with the help of a native, meanwhile you will help the other person with your native language. It's a very good way to meet people for language exchanges and who knows, maybe you will even make friends!

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Cursos de Inglés y Estudiar Inglés en el Extranjero | EF Cursos de Idiomas en el Extranjero

Cursos de Inglés y Estudiar Inglés en el Extranjero | EF Cursos de Idiomas en el Extranjero | Learning languages | Scoop.it
¡Haz un curso de inglés en el extranjero con EF! Con EF puedes estudiar inglés en 40 destinos. Cursos de idiomas en el extranjero de 2 semanas a 9 meses.
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Una escuela internacional que ofrece cursos de diferentes lenguajes. Los lenguajes aprendes en el país dónde es hablado. La mejor manera y la más rápida de aprender un lenguaje es hacerlo en un país donde la gente habla este lenguaje. Esto es lo que ofrece EF.

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