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How To Order Food And Desserts At A Restaurant In French

September 18, 2020
French
Want to learn how to order food in French? If you're visiting France or heading to a French restaurant, these vocabulary and phrases will help you order meals en français.

How To Order Food From A Taco Truck In Spanish

September 16, 2020
Spanish
Want to know how to order from a taco truck using only Spanish? Rather than English, use this guide to help you place your order in Spanish next time you head out for a taco.
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If I Started Learning Hebrew Again, This Is How I'd Do It

March 14, 2018
Hebrew
I had been learning Hebrew for over a year before I went to Israel. If I could start learning Hebrew again my process would be slightly different.

How To Use Linux For Language Learning (Part 3: LWT, mpv, qutebrowser)

November 20, 2017
In this video I show you a few things I'm working on to improve the usability of Learning With Texts in Linux.

How To Use Linux For Language Learning (Part 2: youtube-dl, mpv, qutebrowser + ranger bindings)

November 13, 2017
In this video I show you my fun little convenience hacks when working with online video and subtitles to build my own collection of learning material.
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How To Use Linux For Language Learning (Part 1: mpd, ncmpcpp + trans with Assimil)

November 05, 2017
Linux is the preferred OS of many language learners including myself so I''ve put together some screencasts of my Linux setup for language learning for you.

How To Start Learning Spanish As A Beginner (The Best Way)

December 21, 2016
Spanish
Want to know how to learn the Spanish language? Whether you're a first-time learner or learning it again, this will help you get started learning Spanish.

How To Learn Hindi (Best Resources)

June 10, 2016
Hindi
Here are the highest quality Hindi resources, books and online tools to help you learn the language.

How To Start Learning Italian As A Complete Beginner

May 29, 2016
Italian
Italian's not a difficult language for English speakers but it's often hard for new learners to start. If you want to know how to learn Italian, start here.

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