Free Language Tutorials: Basic Phrases, Vocabulary and Grammar in 20 Languages
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Currently, twenty languages are available: 17 Indo-European and 3 non-Indo-European.
There are also Foreign Service Institute (FSI) courses available in HTML format as well as two comparative tutorials for those who want to learn two
languages simultaneously. Lists of vocabulary and verb conjugations are available for some
Romance and Germanic languages, as well as other helpful ideas, resources
and links for learning foreign languages. Some of the tutorials include audio resources and interactive exercises, and realia (authentic visual examples of language use) is available for several languages as well.
The following pages are not language-specific tutorials, but instead focus
on learning languages in general:
Realia Resources: Scans and photos of train
tickets, brochures, receipts, menus, etc. taken in locations where the language is used. Currently the following languages are available: Croatian, Danish, Dutch, French, German, Greek, Hungarian, Italian, Portuguese, Slovene and Turkish.
FSI Project: Explanation of the PDF to HTML project of the Foreign Service Institute language courses
European Languages: Overview of European languages
and the Indo-European family of languages
Tips for Learning: Suggestions on how to study
Language Links: List of links to other language
French Language Tutorial 2nd edition is now available! The updated edition of FLT includes more vocabulary, sample sentences, and cultural information as well as newly recorded (and free) mp3s. The PDF e-book is available for immediate download for $14.95 USD. A paperback coil-bound book can be printed on demand and shipped world-wide by Lulu.com for $29.95 USD + shipping. You will receive the e-book for free with purchase of the paperback. Please visit the Store for more information.