Teach Yourself Business Mandarin Chinese

teach-yourself-business-mandarin-chineseDo you want to win more business in China?
Do you want to serve your Mandarin Chinese-speaking customers better?
Do you want to work more effectively with your international business partners?

Teach Yourself Business Mandarin Chinese is a three-hour, all-audio, straightforward course that will help you to acquire essential up-to-date business language to use in China. [Read more…]

‘Chinglish’ – A New York Comedy Explores Cultural Barriers

A recently opened comedy in New York’s Broadway called ‘Chinglish’, is causing a stir for all the right reasons. The play opens up conversation about the communication gap between the English-speaking world and China, but in a light-hearted way. It makes light of the cultural barriers which can happen when an English-speaking person tries to communicate or do business with a Chinese-speaking person. The play is in English and Mandarin Chinese.

[Read more…]

Happy Vietnamese Women’s Day!

20 October is Vietnamese Women’s Day.  It is a very important day for all Vietnamese women when they are really treasured. Husbands show their love for their wives and children show their love for their mothers.  It is also a day when men traditionally give women beautiful roses and gifts and do all the housework!

Find out how to learn to speak Vietnamese and get the Vietnamese language advantage>>

Bilingual Homes Aid Language Learning For Babies

A study conducted by the University of Washington’s Institute for Learning and Brain Sciences, has revealed that children who are raised in bilingual homes, increases the likelihood that they will have a greater capacity to learn languages for longer during their lifetime, than those who are not raised in bilingual homes.

[Read more…]

Hindi Day

Did you know that the 14th September is Hindi Day? Also known as Hindi Diwas, this date marks the day when Hindi became the official language of India. It was first acknowledged on the 14th September 1949 when it was spoken during a United Nations conference in New York.

[Read more…]

Happy Birthday Esperanto!

The international language Esperanto is 124 years old.  It was devised by Ludvic Lazarus Zamenhof and designed for international communication and the peaceful coexistence of different people and cultures. Today there are reportedly two to three million speakers of Esperanto worldwide.

The 96th World Congress of Esperanto is being held in Copenhagen, Denmark, from 23-30 July 2011.  The annual meetings have been held all over Europe and the United States, as well as Australia, Brazil, Canada, China, Cuba, Israel, Japan, South Korea,  and Vietnam is scheduled for 2012.

Hear more about Esperanto on the BBC’s Today Programme>>

Find out how to learn to speak Esperanto and get the Esperanto language advantage>>

Get To Know Your Holiday Destination With Lonely Planet Country Guides!

Are you planning on going on holiday this summer or perhaps later in the year? Apart from learning the language, really get to know your holiday destination by reading up about the culture, people and best places to visit with the Lonely Planet range of country and travel guides.

[Read more…]

Language Advantage Directory

Wouldn’t it be great to have a selection of hand-picked language courses & websites at your fingertips? Well, here it is! Here is our language advantage directory showcasing the best & most innovative language courses and other language-related products, just for you.


A


B

  • BBC Language Courses – Bestselling BBC Language courses recommended by Language Advantage
  • BBC Muzzy – Language courses for kids in English, French, German, Italian, Spanish
  • Business Language Courses – Bestselling business language courses recommended by Language Advantage

C


D


E


F

  • Facebook – Keep up-to-date with the latest news and products on our Language Advantage Facebook page

G

  • Gifts – Bestselling language gifts recommended by Language Advantage
  • Grow Global – Communicate well. Build better relationships. Win more business. Grow your revenue. Globally.

H


I


J


K

  • Kids Language Courses – Bestselling kids language courses recommended by Language Advantage
  • KidSpeak – Language Learning Software for Children from Transparent Languages

L


M

  • Michel Thomas – Bestselling language courses from Michel Thomas

N

  • Newsletter – Keep up-to-date with language news, events and offers with our free Language Advantage newsletter

O


P

  • Pimsleur – Bestselling language courses from Pimsleur

Q


R

  • Reviews – Independent language course reviews by Language Advantage
  • Rosetta Stone – Bestselling language courses from Rosetta Stone

S

  • Software – Language software CD ROM by Eurotalk

T


U


V


W

  • World Cultures – Bestselling books about world cultures recommended by Language Advantage
  • World Events – Our calendar with world events, festivals and celebrations
  • World Films – Bestselling world films recommended by Language Advantage
  • World Music – Bestselling music from around the world recommended by Language Advantage

X


Y


Z


 

suggest a link>>

to get a premium listing>>

languageadvantage.com accepts no responsibility for the content of any external sites. If you have any questions, comments or complaints about any of the sites linked to from our website, please address them to the authors of those sites.

Get the language advantage! Claim your competitive advantage!

?

Language Advantage Newsletter 2010

www.languageadvantage.com newsletter

December 2010 Newsletter Holiday Edition [Read more…]

Think Italian – A New Online Audio Language Magazine

think italian audio magazinesWe are pleased to announce that we have now added the Think Italian online audio language magazines to our range of hand-picked innovative language learning courses. The Think Italian online audio language magazine is more than a simple Italian language course – it is designed to help you to learn and improve your Italian while teaching you about the life and culture in Italy.

[Read more…]