[Language] Pod 101

Product:  [Language] Pod101 Overall Ranking:  85/100 Price:  Basic $8/mo; Premium $25/mo; PremiumPlus $47 — Discounts Available (see below) Owners:  InnovativeLanguage.com Website:  [Language]Pod101.com INTRODUCTION Innovative Language now offers their flagship program [Language — Insert here your language of choice! ] Pod101 in 34 languages, including: Afrikaans, Arabic, Bulgarian, Cantonese, Chinese (Mandarin), Czech, Danish, Dutch, English, Filipino, Finnish, French, … Continue reading [Language] Pod 101

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WHAT ARE THE BEST ONLINE LANGUAGE COURSES?

More and more frequently in the United States, we see both English and Spanish directions in places we encounter every day.  We see both languages (and sometimes more) on ATM machines, airport signs, store packaging, restroom signs, menus, and in product instruction manuals. An Important Cultural Shift This is but one sign of an important … Continue reading WHAT ARE THE BEST ONLINE LANGUAGE COURSES?

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LANGUAGE HACKING – HOW DO I DO IT?

Bestselling author of Fluent in 3 Months, Benny Lewis, has another language tool for those of us learning a second (third, etc.) language. However, while Fluent in 3 Months teaches you tools for learning any language, his new book, Language Hacking: A Conversation Course for Beginners focuses on specific languages.  So far, editions are available for … Continue reading LANGUAGE HACKING – HOW DO I DO IT?

Black Friday/Cyber Monday: Great News for Language Learners!

There are some great deals coming for language learners everywhere. But watch the fine print (effective days and offer codes) to be sure you don’t miss out.  Here are three great deals! First, Rocket Languages recently launched their new version, Rocket Languages 2017, with several major improvements (see my full Rocket Languages review for details).  Rocket … Continue reading Black Friday/Cyber Monday: Great News for Language Learners!

ROCKET LANGUAGES — REVIEW

Product:  Rocket Spanish Overall Ranking:  98/100 Price:  $149.95 per level (3 levels) Owners:  Rocket Languages Website:  www.rocketlanguages.com INTRODUCTION Rocket Languages offers courses in Spanish, German, French, Chinese, Italian, Russian, Portuguese, Korean, Japanese, Arabic, and Hindi, as well as English and Sign Language.  While this review is based on my own study of Rocket Spanish, I … Continue reading ROCKET LANGUAGES — REVIEW