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Thank you, Steve

October 7, 2011


Inspired by this post by Radio Lingua, I wanted to pause and thank Steve Jobs for all that he did for language learning. It’s thanks to him that we finally have a machine with a keyboard which easily toggles between languages, easily allows us to use accents and cedillas and squiggles above Ns. It’s thanks […]

App review: Spanish for dummies

October 6, 2011


If you’re just starting out on your Spanish journey, you could do a lot worse than investing 69p in the Spanish for Dummies iPhone app. There’s a “words/phrases” section, which are handily divided up into categories like work, travel, greetings and small talk, and which you can then test yourself on, using the “flashcards” page. There’s […]