Language Study

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Mango Languages

SkillSurfer ESL from JobNow


Transparent Language Online  - Transparent Language Online provides an effective and engaging experience for language learners looking to build their vocabulary, practice their listening, speaking, reading, and writing skills, and maintain what they learn.  With courses and supplemental resources in 110+ languages, Transparent Language Online can be accessed anytime, anywhere, on almost any device.

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Mango has over 70 Languages available.

Check out Mango's new YouTube Channel!

Login to JobNow - Click SkillSurfer in the Career column Choose ESL button

Free Language Resources on the Web:

BBC Languages - great resources for people learning another language (36 languages available).

Duolingo - Learn Spanish, French, Italian, Klingon and other languages online for free.

Live Lingua - The public domain FSI language courses are free to download and use. There are over 40 languages with courses in text and audio form.

EdX Language Courses - Information on where and how to learn a language online.