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Can Your Phone Teach You a New Language? - Huffington Post

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Can Your Phone Teach You a New Language?
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Your ability to accomplish that depends entirely on you and your motivation, but having a smartphone can certainly help. Here's how: 1) Live Your Digital Life in Your New Language.
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Maori language app launched - New Zealand Herald

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Maori language app launched
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The internet and mobile devices such as smartphones and tablets could be the difference for the survival of Te Reo Maori, says a senior Maori academic.
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How to change language from Chinese to English in Nokia Mobile phones

In this video, I am showing how you can change the language of your mobile phone if it is Chinese. The menu looks almost the same in many Nokia phones.
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Using Smartphones During Classes: Lesson Ideas | ELT Experiences

Using Smartphones During Classes: Lesson Ideas | ELT Experiences | Smart Phones and  Language Learning | Scoop.it
My Music – you could get learners to describe what music they listen to on their smartphone to partners and compare different styles of music. It should generate a lot of discussion and a lot of language for scaffolding.
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Brush up on your foreign-language skills with your smartphone

L.A. Times technology reporter Jessica Naziri talks about smartphone and tablet apps that allow users to take foreign-language classes on the go. Full story:...
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Smart Phones are used in srilanka for educating rural students by Udubaddawa NIsala Nenasala

Udubaddawa Nisala Nenasala is specialized for teaching ICT and English language to rural areas of Kurunegala and Puttlum districts.Here what we do is innovat...
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The Top Trends in Mobile Learning for 2014

The Top Trends in Mobile Learning for 2014 | Smart Phones and  Language Learning | Scoop.it
Mobile learning is predicted to be the most disruptive game changer in 2014. It offers many advantages to e-Learning, such as convenience and accessibility. So what will be some of the biggest trends within mobile learning?

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Best Android apps for ESL students and learning English - Android Authority

Best Android apps for ESL students and learning English - Android Authority | Smart Phones and  Language Learning | Scoop.it
Learning the English language is very important, especially if you are doing business with foreign partners, if you want to get a decent job, or if you want to tour abroad. Being able to speak English will give you a great advantage, as it’s one of the most popular languages spoken internationally. On the other hand, not everyone has the opportunity to learn the language, but thanks to Android, any Android user now has the opportunity to learn English anytime and anywhere she or he wants. Read on to learn more about the best Android apps for learning English. Learn English with busuu.com! Learn English with busuu.com! helps you learn English through conversational examples that include pictures, making learning very simple and easy for beginners. These examples cover 150 different topics and situations that you might encounter in the real world, as well as an extensive vocabulary containing more than 300 words and key phrases. What’s great about this app is that it doesn’t need an Internet connection. Once you’ve downloaded it, you can access all the tutorials and interactive tests in it, allowing you to learn English anywhere. You can also create a busuu.com profile where you can sync your learning progress and even ask for help from native speakers from the busuu community. Learn English with busuu.com! for Android on AppBrain English in a Month Free Some people have all the time to learn English, but other people don’t. If you are one of the latter, then we suggest that you try using English in a Month Free. Unlike the usual English lessons where you are given tests which leave you puzzled with words, this app uses audio-visual exercises to help you learn the language fast. Learning basic phrases and building your vocabulary are fast and easy because...
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Best ESL apps for children - VOXXI

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Best ESL apps for children
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The best ESL apps for kids cater to a wide variety of languages and help students learn to speak, read, and listen in English.
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Research on Mobile Learning Practice in Higher Education ...

Research on Mobile Learning Practice in Higher Education ... | Smart Phones and  Language Learning | Scoop.it
A university-wide survey on students' mobile learning practices showed that ownership of mobile devices is high among students and that tablets are the most popular devices for academic purposes. The survey also found ...
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FunEasyLearn Launched an Innovative English Learning App on Google Play ... - SBWire (press release)

FunEasyLearn Launched an Innovative English Learning App on Google Play ... - SBWire (press release) | Smart Phones and  Language Learning | Scoop.it
FunEasyLearn Launched an Innovative English Learning App on Google Play ...
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Comment on How To Use Smartphones for Oral Homework in Language Classes by Peggy B

Comment on How To Use Smartphones for Oral Homework in Language Classes by Peggy B | Smart Phones and  Language Learning | Scoop.it
Hi! I’m a German and Latin teacher in Alabama. I was wondering which voice recording apps you have had the most success with using?
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American Sign Language On-The-Go With ASL Sign Language Dictionary ... - PR Web (press release)

American Sign Language On-The-Go With ASL Sign Language Dictionary ... - PR Web (press release) | Smart Phones and  Language Learning | Scoop.it
American Sign Language On-The-Go With ASL Sign Language Dictionary ...
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American Sign Language On-The-Go With ASL Sign Language Dictionary Deluxe From Selectsoft.
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Will I be able to learn Spanish with just my smartphone?

Will I be able to learn Spanish with just my smartphone? | Smart Phones and  Language Learning | Scoop.it
A self-proclaimed tech lover uses just his smartphone to learn Spanish as part of the Guardian's online language learning challenge
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How to Learn Chinese on a GSM Mobile Phone - Learn to Speak the Chinese Language Fluently on the

http://www.PrimeHow.com/LearnChinese Learn Chinese online with Rocket Chinese. Learning Chinese is easy with the Rocket Chinese Premium audio course, learn C...
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Duolingo: The future of language learning that puts a personal tutor in everyone's pocket

Duolingo: The future of language learning that puts a personal tutor in everyone's pocket | Smart Phones and  Language Learning | Scoop.it
In mid-December, Apple named Duolingo – a piece of language-learning software – its 2013 iPhone app of the year.
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Excellent article which clearly explains the principles behind Duolingo.

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Mosalingua : Apps to learn languages in your smartphone (iOS, Android)

See http://www.mosalingua.com/en.
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EL STUDY Smart Applicdation : Online Language Tutor

We introduce you "EL STUDY" smart phone application which provides users with interactive interpretation & translation service, situation conversation guide ...
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I Have a Tummy Ache - Free English language practice for smartphones - Mimic.org

Meanings can also be conveyed through facial expressions and body language. This is a perfect example. View more fun, free English practice videos on your sm...
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Voxy - Learn a language from life

Voxy - Learn a language from life | Smart Phones and  Language Learning | Scoop.it

We don’t believe learning should be based on static content, memorizing verb charts, grammar rules, or learning vocabulary words out of context. That’s why we create engaging exercises with authentic language used by native speakers. We don't write lessons for you, we curate real-world discourse and turn it into lessons adapted to your language level.


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Quick Idioms's curator insight, February 9, 2014 2:08 PM
creating engaging exercises with authentic language
Aguilar Dominique's curator insight, February 26, 2014 1:24 PM

Pour améliorer la compétence  LANGUE , anglais.

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Voxy looks like a really great all round product to get students listening, reading and speaking. You can access it through any device, but the mobile app looks really great and it's one of the first I've seen that really seems to be drawing on the multimedia capabilities of mobile and tablet devices for language learning.

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Comment on The 4 Apps Needed To Run A One iPad Classroom by Miguel

Comment on The 4 Apps Needed To Run A One iPad Classroom by Miguel | Smart Phones and  Language Learning | Scoop.it
A bit late to the party, but to your comments:
There are many workflow, organization, productivity, classroom management, engagement, etc.
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English grammar app makes us laugh, helps us learn with blindfolds, bondage ... - ROCKETNEWS24

English grammar app makes us laugh, helps us learn with blindfolds, bondage ... - ROCKETNEWS24 | Smart Phones and  Language Learning | Scoop.it
English grammar app makes us laugh, helps us learn with blindfolds, bondage ...
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we imagine students screaming as they throw their textbooks in the air. There's got to be a better way, right?
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Learn English with El Chavo Mobile and Tablet Application | Las ...

Learn English with El Chavo Mobile and Tablet Application | Las ... | Smart Phones and  Language Learning | Scoop.it
I had to learn Spanish the hard way…with old-fashioned notecards and text books, so I'm always jealous when I see all the cool apps and programs available these days for learning a new language! I recently received an email letting me know ...
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What Parents Think About Mobile Devices for Learning Infographic ...

What Parents Think About Mobile Devices for Learning Infographic ... | Smart Phones and  Language Learning | Scoop.it
The What Parents Think About Mobile Devices for Learning Infographic highlights the perceptions of parents of a mobile generation, from preschoolers through high school-age students.
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The new way to learn a language… | llpUKecorys

The new way to learn a language… | llpUKecorys | Smart Phones and  Language Learning | Scoop.it
Language learning and translation are now yet another common use for smartphones and tablets. The Arabic Online project has taken this one step further – and developed a unique online course with 15 units covering ...
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