Introducing Dr Jennifer Wagner

Dr Jennifer Wagner

It’s official. I am Dr Jennifer Wagner. As of December 10, 2015, my degree was conferred by the university council and I have the right to call myself a doctor. My PhD took more than four years, even though nine months at the end was mostly doing paperwork and waiting. The actual research and thesis writing portion was […]


English lecteur / lectrice positions at French universities 2016-17

English lecteur 2016

Welcome to the annual list of English lecteur / lectrice and maître de langue positions at French universities! Thanks to Dana, we have the first job announcements for the 2016-17 academic year. Read through this previous post about these English lecturer positions in France for more information and the education requirements.  You can also check out last […]


Three Scandinavian Languages Compared

Scandinavian Languages

Learn Scandinavian Languages Together Here’s another multilingual video: three Scandinavian languages compared. You can learn basic phrases in Swedish, Norwegian, and Danish (phrases presented in that order). Recordings were created by native speakers from southern Sweden, Norway, and Denmark. Tack / takk / tak to Krystallia, Celine, Anders and Bjørn! Don’t forget to subscribe to the […]


Learn Swedish with Swedish Language Tutorial

Learn Swedish with Swedish Language Tutorial by ielanguages.com

Do you want to learn Swedish? Swedish Language Tutorial is now available for purchase in PDF format or as a print-on-demand paperback! This tutorial includes the original vocabulary and grammar review, the authentic listening resources with transcriptions and translations (formatted line by line with the English directly below the Swedish for easier reading/listening), and Swedish […]


Intercomprehension of Romance Languages

Intercomprehension of Romance Languages

Learning to Comprehend the Romance Languages If you understand French and are interested in learning other Romance languages, the MOOC Enseigner l’intercompréhension en langues romanes à un jeune public might be helpful. This MOOC, or CLOM in French, begins November 10, 2015, and lasts 4 weeks. It is designed for language teachers and students or anyone […]


Free Spanish MOOCs at MéxicoX

MexicoX MOOCs

Learn Spanish with MéxicoX Courses If you are learning Spanish and/or want to improve your level of comprehension, check out the free Spanish MOOCs at MéxicoX by the Secretaría de Educación Publica. A few courses just started on Monday, September 21, with more starting in a week or two. There are many subjects available, ranging […]