The Thinking of Speaking
Issue #23 September / October 2016
At A Glance
by Erik Zidowecki
September / October 2016 | 
General Language

Omniglot is an encyclopedia of writing systems and languages. This site has been around for a long time and is full of useful information on languages, writing systems, and more. It has a forum as well and a very active Facebook group.

Translators & Dictionaries
Large collection of dictionaries for many world languages. Dictionaries are freely available online for all users. Language software allows for use of many dictionaries offline.

Language Communities

"LingQ is a vibrant community of passionate, enthusiastic language learners and native speaker tutors. The combination of awesome people and effective methodology make LingQ the best place to learn a language."

Language Schools and Institutes

Language Proficiency Tests Online
Transparent Language provides this opportunity for you to test your proficiency level in various foreign languages. We have based this test on the standard grammar and vocabulary that you would find in any language-learning materials.

Specific Language is voluntary effort with a mission to offer free Dutch lessons to anyone, anywhere. All time invested in developing the site is therefore fully voluntary.
"Welcome to! Polish grammar can be quite difficult, but practising with our grammar and vocabulary tests will help you on your way to becoming fluent."

Newspapers & Magazines

Il Messaggero
Most popular daily newspaper in Rome and central Italy; from Rome.

Hindi daily newspaper simultaneously published from Haryana, Delhi, Chhattisgarh and Madhya Pradesh. Hari Bhoomi is a Member of Indian News Paper Society & Audit Bureau of Circulations.

At A Glance
Writer: Erik Zidowecki
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