Free Language Tutorials: Basic Phrases, Vocabulary and Grammar in 20 Languages
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 also include audio resources and online exercises, indicated by the headphones and notebooks below.
|Romance Languages||Germanic Languages|
|Informal French & Slang||FSI German|
|FSI Italian||FSI Swedish|
|Comparative Romance||Comparative Germanic|
|Vocabulary Lists||Vocabulary Lists|
|Verb Conjugations||Verb Conjugations|
|Comparative Tutorials||American English|
|French & Italian||Vocabulary Lists|
|French & German||ESL Lesson Plans|
|FSI From Spanish to Portuguese (coming soon!)|
|Slavic Languages||Non-Indo-European Languages|
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.
- 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 foreign languages
- Language Links List of links to other language learning websites
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