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Spanish Slang Words and Phrases

Do you know what the words "piola", "fome" or "fiaca" mean in English? Each Spanish speaking country has it's own slang. Mastering Spanish slang words and phrases will make you sound like a native.

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Palabras y expresiones del argot inglés

¿Sabes palabras del argot inglés como "cool", "dude" o "geek"? ¿Sabes cómo decir que algo es pan comido en inglés? Lee este artículo y estarás hablando como un nativo en cuestión de minutos.

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French Love Words and Sayings to Impress your BAE

Some say that French is the language of love. They also say that in love, to be French is already half the way. If you want to 'être en bail' with your new French crush, you'd better learn what "je suis raide dingue de toi" means!

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Top Online Tutors for Learning Japanese

Are you preparing for an Japanese test or a trip to Japan? Teachers are waiting to give you online lessons that will help you boost your knowledge without leaving your house. We found the best ones so you don't have to.

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Que veut dire LMAO, TTYL, OMG, FYI ou WTF en anglais ?

Tu sais comment on dit MDR, PTDR ou OSEF en anglais ? Quand tu envoies des SMS en anglais ou que tu tchates en ligne avec des potes anglophones, utilise des acronymes anglais dans ta conversation !

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French Canadian Words and Phrases

You thought you were fluent in French but don't understand French Canadian? It happens to French people too! The differences are mainly in pronunciation, but some French Canadian words and expressions are local specialties.

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French Internet Slang Abbreviations and Acronyms

Do you want to know the French version of LOL, LMAO or WTF? Wondering what French people mean by NPTK or OSEF? If you want to text your French friends like a boss then this article is for you.

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Top Online Tutors for Learning Italian

Do you want to ace your Italian class or make the most of a trip to Rome? Tutors from around the world are waiting to give you private lessons over the internet. Some offer free trials. What are you waiting for?

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Top Online Tutors for Learning Spanish

Looking for a perfect Spanish online Tutor? Online tutoring in Spanish will help students learn Spanish more easily, with one-on-one learning solutions. We’ve done the research to bring you the best Online Tutors for Learning Spanish so you don't have to.

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Learn French + named Best French Language App

There’s a new app available for your iPhone that can work as a strong complement to online French lessons, from our friends at Vidalingua. It’s called Learn French + and it is built to be more like a series of language learning games.

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16 modismos en inglés explicados en español

¿Quieres hablar inglés como un nativo? Saber usar con fluidez los modismos más populares del inglés puede ser de gran ayuda. Los modismos son dichos y expresiones con significados que trascienden su traducción literal.

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French Slang Words and Phrases

Did you know that, in real life, French people don’t speak French? Or more precisely, not the French language you learn at school. They have argot (slang) words that mean money, friend or cool. And expressions such as "That rocks!" or "That sucks!"


Best Language Schools to Learn English in London

London boasts a wealth of culture and history. According to Urbanest, London's most famous landmark, Big Ben, is meant to be called The Clock Tower. Big Ben is actually the name of the bell inside. Learning English in London is a great way to speak like a native and make friends from around the world.


Top 13 Travel Blogs for South America

Whether you are thinking about a short trip to Chile, Argentina, Brazil or a three month journey across the continent, this list of best travel blogs for South America will be an inspiring first step. Read about travelling experiences and plan a trip to South America that suits you best.


Best Language Schools to Learn English in Sydney

Australians use many words that English speakers from other countries don't. The famous Australian greeting, for example, is G'day mate! If you ready to speak English like a native and make friends from around the world, then this article is for you. Don't forget to check out the Outback and the Great Barrier Reef while you are there.


Takelessons Selects Learn Spanish + as Best Tutor Approved App

"Learn Spanish + is great because it goes beyond just seeing pictures or hearing a recorded voice. The pronunciation features allows you to practice speaking with the voice recognition. There are also quizzes and games you can play within each category to make sure you really understand."


Best Language Schools in Rio de Janeiro

Are you ready to speak Portuguese, English, Spanish, French or other languages like a local? Do you want to travel and make friends around the world? Learning languages in Rio de Janeiro can make it happen. We researched the best language schools to help you save time.


43 Mots et expressions typiquement québécois

Si vous parlez anglais, vous pourriez comprendre la parlure québécoise mieux que certains Français ! Même si les différences entre le français dit de France et le français québécois sont principalement dans la prononciation, certains mots et expressions québecois sont des clairement des anglicismes ou bien des spécialités locales. Le français parlé aujourd'hui au Québec est le résultat d'un mélange de français classique, importé en Amérique du Nord par les colons français au 16ème siècles, et d'influences anglo-américaines et amérindiennes.


Best Language Schools to Learn German in Berlin

German is famous for having long words such as “kraftfahrzeughaftpflichtversicherung“, which means “automobile liability insurance”. Are you ready to speak German like a native? Do you want to travel and make friends around the world? Learning German in Berlin can make it happen.


Mots et expressions d'argot anglais cool et stylés

Vous êtes très fort(e) en anglais et vous avez de super notes ? Pourtant, vous vous rendrez vite compte que le vocabulaire anglais ou américain appris à l'école est un peu (pour ne pas dire très !) différent de celui que vous entendrez à Londres ou à New-York.


Best Language Schools to Learn Japanese in Tokyo

A recent study compared the speed (in syllables per second) at which native speakers of various languages talk. Japanese topped the list at a rip-roaring 7.84 syllables per second! Learning Japanese in Tokyo can be a great way to make friends around the world. We researched the best language schools so you don't have to.


Fastest Ways to Learn a Language

"There are numerous on-line resources that can provide you with self-study material and tools. Let’s mention VidaLingua, as a set of very resourceful tools for learning a language, including their very popular Italian Translator & Dictionary+ for iPhone and Android, and their newest app Learn Italian + for iPhone."


Best Language Schools to Learn Italian in Rome

Italian is the universal language of music. If you play an instrument, you’ve probably come across terms like crescendo, soprano, alto, and tempo. If you want to learn Italian like a native and make friends from other countries, this article is for you.


Travel Blog, Post Cards from Victoria, Selects Learn Italian +

"There are LOTS of great foreign language dictionaries and tutorial apps... One of my favorites is by Vidalingua (Learn Italian +). You can download it FREE on your iPhone or iPad and access 101 lessons, interactive exercises, and it has a wonderful dictionary!"


Best Language Schools to Learn English in New York City

William Shakespeare added 1,700 words to the English language during his lifetime. New York rappers like Jay-Z and Tupac have contributed to keeping the language fresh. Now it's your turn. Plan a trip to learn English at one of the best language schools in New York City!


The Best Apps to Learn French

"Learn French + is an innovative new app from Vidalingua. It provides students and travelers with the shortest path to becoming conversational in French. It’s earned a 4.9 user review average in the App Store so know it’s a quality app that you will enjoy."


Best Language Schools to Learn Spanish in Madrid

Are you ready to speak Spanish like a native? Do you want to travel and make friends around the world? Learning Spanish in Madrid can make it happen. We researched the best language schools so you don't have to. Check out our list and starting planning your Spanish adventure.


Best Language Schools to Learn French in Paris

Are you ready to speak French like a native? Do you want to travel and make friends in Paris, France? Learning French in Paris can make it happen. We researched the best language schools to learn French in Paris so you don't have to.


5 Reasons Every Camper Should Learn Spanish Before Traveling to Latin America

Planning a trip to South America? Whether you are camping, going in an RV or staying in hotels, learning Spanish before your trip can make it more enjoyable. Not convinced? Here are 5 reasons that you should to for it!


Top Online Tutors for Learning Brazilian Portuguese

Learning Brazilian Portuguese with an online teacher is one of the best ways to master the language. We've found the best online tutors so you don't have to spend time looking. So what are you waiting for? Get started today!


Top Online Tutors for Learning German

Do you want to ace your German class or make the most of a trip to Germany? Tutors from around the world are waiting to give you private lessons over the internet. Some offer free trials. What are you waiting for? Get started today.


Top Online Tutors for Learning French

Looking for a perfect French online Tutor? If you’re wondering how to learn French with an online course, the good news is that you can have it all. Whether you’ve reached the end of your self-study materials and you’re looking for a next step, or you’re just jumping into online learning, you may need a little help choosing the right course for you.


Top 12 Travel Blogs for Germany

Planning to visit Germany? According to Wikipedia, Germany is the seventh most visited country in the world. Whether you are backpacking through Europe, or planning a romantic getaway in the beautiful Black Forest, from the incredible natural beauty of southern Germany in Bavaria and Baden Württemberg, to the coastal towns on the North Sea and the castles throughout, Germany has many must-see sites.


New Apps on the way! Learning Langauge + by Vidalingua

Learning Language + is an iPhone app that helps students become proficient in languages like French, Spanish, Italain & German in the shortest time possible. Learning Language + is currently in development and we would greatly appreciate your feedback.


Meilleurs blogs pour voyager aux États-Unis

Vous prévoyez un petit séjour aux États-Unis ? Nous avons sélectionné une liste des meilleurs blogs pour préparer votre voyage aux USA. Chacun des blogs ci-dessous est le fruit de voyageurs passionnés qui ont sillonné le pays de l'Oncle Sam. Vous y trouverez toute sorte d'itinéraires et de conseils pour des vacances américaines réussies.


Costa Rican Slang Words and Expressions

Are you wondering why Spanish can vary so much from region to region? Well, there are about 575 million people who speak Spanish around the world. Spanish as the official language in twenty countries, eighteen of which are in Latin America. We've compiled a list of the most commonly used Costa Rican slang words and expressions to help you talk like a native.


Expressions anglaises drôles traduites en français

Vous aimeriez parler anglais comme si c'était votre langue maternelle ? Les expressions idiomatiques anglaises peuvent vous y aider. Mais attention car la signification de ces expressions est souvent bien différente de leur traduction littérale. Voici une liste des expressions idiomatiques anglaises les plus courantes.


Best Schools to Learn Portuguese in Brazil

Are you looking for the top schools in Brazil to learn Brazilian Portuguese? If so, then you are in the right place. We have put together a list of the best schools for learning Brazilian Portuguese in São Paulo, Salvador, Brasilia and other cities in Brazil. Whether you are learning Brazilian Portuguese for work, to pass an exam or to get the most out of a holiday, these schools really deliver. You will experience a quality learning experience in fantastic settings, and you you might make some good friends along the way.


Learning French? These are the bilingual dictionary apps you should be using...

Whatever your approach to language learning and whatever your level, the one thing you’ll need, if you’re at all serious about its execution, is a reliable and user-friendly reference facility in the shape of a bilingual dictionary. French Translator & Dictionary + for iPhone and Android has been chosen by French Content writer Lucy Shrimpton as one of the best apps to learn French.


Funny French Idioms Explained in English

Do you want to speak French like a native? Mastering French idioms can help. Idioms are sayings and expressions with meaning beyond their literal translations. Your ability to understand and use idiomatic phrases may make the difference between acceptance into the inner circle of a group of French friends. We've compiled a list of the most commonly used French idioms to help you talk like you have been living in France for years.


TakeLessons Selects French Translator & Dictionary + for Best Apps to Learn French

TakeLessons provides live, instructor-led classes taught through their interactive virtual classroom. They are the leading online platform for langauges, performance arts and academic tutoring. If you want to learn French with a tutor, check out their French Language Department. We are thrilled that French Translator & Dictionary + for iPhone and Android has been selected as one of the 12 Best Apps for Learning French.


Tutorful Selects German Translator & Dictionary + for Best Apps To Learn German

Tutorful is a leading online education platform. Think of it as Airbnb for tutoring. Totorful has over 10,000 teachers and 200,000 lessons to choose from. When Tutorful set out to choose the best resources to become fluent in German, they studied hundreds of products and deliberated at length. We are proud that German Translator & Dictionary + for iPhone and Android made the cut and has been added to Tutorful's Best Apps To Learn German.


Best Schools to Learn French in Lyon, France

Are you looking for the top schools to learn French in France? If so, then you are in the right place. We have put together a list of the best schools for learning French in Lyon, France. Whether you are learning French for work, to pass an exam or to get the most out of a holiday, these schools really deliver. You will experience a quality learning experience in fantastic settings, and you you might make some good friends along the way.


Traditional French Dishes and Desserts

Fancy some French cuisine? French food is known for being one of the best in the world. Each of France 18 regions offers a wide variety of delicious traditional French dishes and desserts. When eating at a French restaurant, you may choose to go for a Menu Tradition or Découverte, a Formule or À la carte. Ordering French meals can turn out to be quite tricky so here are the main French dishes and desserts that you might want to understand!


Best Schools to Learn Spanish in the UK

Are you looking for the top schools to learn Spanish in the UK? If so, then you are in the right place. We have put together a list of the best schools for learning Spanish all over England. Whether you are learning Spanish for work, to pass an exam or to get the most out of a holiday, these schools really deliver.


Reto Bilingüe Selects Vidalingua for Language Resources Directory

Reto Bilingüe is one of the premier website for multilingual families to learn Spanish and English. The blog includes excellent articles about language learning and culture. The Directory contains an exhaustive list of language resources such as schools, colleges, bilingual communities and information for expatriates. We are excited to announce that Traductor y Diccionario Inglés + for iPhone and Android has been added to the section for Games & Apps.


Top Travel Blogs for France

Planning to visit France? According to The Statistics Portal, Europe is the number one destination for most travelers and with 83.7 million international tourists, France leads the world in the field of tourism. Weather you are planning to discover the wonders of France with a romantic getaway to Paris, a ski holiday in the Alps, a nature vacation by the ocean or a chic stay on the Riviera, France has many must-see sites.


Top Travel Blogs for Italy

Planning to visit Italy? According to The Statistics Portal, Europe is the number one destination for most travelers and Italy is the fifth most visited country in the world with about 50 million tourists a year. But it ranks as the number one dream country for tourism. Weather you are planning a romantic getaway to Rome or a cultural trip to discover art in Florence, Italy has many must see sites.


AI Messaging Bot for Customer Support

We are looking to partner with a coder to develop a customer support response engine, based on statistical analysis and Artificial Intelligence. The person chosen for the project will work with a historical database of questions sent to us by users and responses provided by our support team. The objective is to propose the best possible answer based on previous responses and calculate a coefficient of confidence for each response.


GrowPro and VidaLingua partner to help students go to Australia

VidaLingua annouces partnership with GrowPro to provide programs and great apps for students going to Australia to study, further their professional development and have heaps of fun along the way!





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