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Listen to the sounds of the world’s languages, from the most endangered to the most spoken. Search by Language Families … Continue reading

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Para vocês que falam português e se interessam pelo mundo inglês.

Adventures of Charles 🚀

Learn about regional English terms, phrases, and slang using realistic situations.

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Learn from and analyze random English song lyrics.

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Learn what makes the different parts within the world’s countries unique.

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About the Nearctic Realm – What is it? | Culture & Biogeography

Realm? What are we, crossing through the wardrobe of Narnia? It sounds a bit fancy, but Biogeographic (or Zoogeographic) Realms are a way that scientists have divided the world to connect its main biological and geographic features. The continents in…

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Places in Yukon – Gallery Images, Videos, & Profile | Earth’s Face 🇨🇦

YUKON English: /YOO-kahn/ Listen French: /yu-KON/ Listen Name Origin after the Yukon River, possibly from the Gwich’in language for “white water river” or “great river“ Population ~ 42,600 Main Languages Predominantly English (~ 83%). The next most spoken language is…

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Topic: Why Shoulda, Coulda, Should of, Would of? | English Speaking Habits

Pronouncing Modal Verbs in the Past Modal verbs? What? As English speakers, we have lots of funny speech habits. To the average person, they may not seem like a big deal. But what about those that have decided to take…

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Places in the Northwest Territories | Gallery, Videos, & Profile 🇨🇦

NORTHWEST TERRITORIES les Territoires du Nord-Ouest Name Origin when Rupert’s Land and the North-Western Territory were joined, they became the North-West Territories, describes their geographic location in Canada Population ~ 45,000 Main Languages Predominantly English (~ 78%). Dogrib or Tłı̨chǫ…

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Language Surf

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What does Adang sound like? | Language Surf

Adang an Alor language of Indonesia, in the Timor-Alor-Pantar family Hear More Languages Speakers ~12,200 Distinct Dialects Hamap Kabola Listen See More

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What does Achuar-Shiwiar sound like? | Language Surf

Achuar-Shiwiar Shiwiar – Achuar – Jivaro – Maina a Jivaroan language of Peru and Ecuador, in the Chicham family Hear More Languages Speakers … Continue reading

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What does Acholi sound like? | Language Surf

Acholi Akoli – Acoli – Acooli – Atscholi – Shuli – Gang – Lwoo – Lwo – Lok Acoli – Dok Acoli a … Continue reading

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