Wednesday, January 27, 2010
New Language Software
Learning Languages @ the Farmington Library
Learn a language connecting from the library's web site. Look for the Mango icon at the bottom of the home page (http://www.farmingtonlibraries.org) and begin your new adventure!
Mango is fun, easy and useful. Whether you are learning English or a foreign language, Mango states they are "committed to providing the best learning experience available.
everything you need to get started is here. There’s no training, downloads or installation required - all you need is an internet connection and your library card.
Currently the following languages are available in COMPLETE lesson...
Brazilian Portuguese, Spanish, Japanese, French, German, Italian, Greek, Russian, Mandarin Chinese, Angielski dla polskich rozmówców (English for Polish Speakers), , Inglés para hispanoparlantes (English for Spanish Speakers), Inglês para falantes do português brasileiro
(English for Brazilian Portuguese Speakers)
The following languages are available in BASIC lesson (great for trips overseas)...
Arabic (Levantine), Chinese (Mandarin), Dari (Afghanistan, Pakistan), Farsi (Persian), French, German, Greek, Hebrew, Hindi, Irish, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Pashto (Afghanistan, Pakistan, Iran), Portuguese (Brazil), Russian, Spanish , Tagalog (Philippines), Thai, Turkish, Urdu, Vietnamese. Plus several ESL units for speakers of other languages!