The Thinking of Speaking
Issue #24 November / December 2016
At A Glance
by Erik Zidowecki
November / December 2016 | 
General Language

SBS Podcasts: Your language
This site offers podcasts in different languages. You can also listen to many English ones about current events and culture in general.


the speech accent archive
The speech accent archive uniformly presents a large set of speech samples from a variety of language backgrounds. The archive is used by people who wish to compare and analyse the accents of different English speakers.

Language Course Sites

Word2Word Free Online Language Courses
Word2Word is pleased to provide these links in the hope of all people developing a better understanding of others through the use of language. These sites contain lessons to help learn one language from another.


Many Books
This collection of books in many languages is part of a larger collection. The books are largely readable online as well as downloadable in a variety of formats, both printable and digital for devices.

Specific Language

Tagalog Lang
"Online Tagalog lessons! Your destination for English-Tagalog translations of basic words and phrases with Filipino pronunciation audio."

A collection of electronic resources for learning about Catalan language and culture, specially designed for students on mobility programmes who are visiting Catalan universities.

Newspapers & Magazines

Mae Golwg 360 is a complete news and current affairs service in Welsh, with news of Wales, the UK and the world, sports, arts, books, music and lifestyle.

Moskovskii Komsomolets
A Russian-language publication devoted to the youth. Features articles on politics, economics, social sphere, problems of the youth and more.

At A Glance
Writer: Erik Zidowecki
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