Online dictionary and language quizzes.
Includes links to BBC video and audio language courses, as well as a range of other useful resources for language learning.
Free online dictionary providing translations from 69 source languages into 73 target languages.
Comprehensive catalogue of language-related Internet resources with more than 2400 links.
An Internet tutorial from the Intute Virtual Training Suite.
Provides links to the top 100 language blogs.
Online exercises for French, German, Italian, Portuguese, Spanish and English verbs.
Arabic version of the Google search engine.
Provides links to useful resources for Arabic language learning and Middle East studies.
Online Arabic language learning course.
Provides access to printable Arabic language learning materials.
Provides links to BBC Chinese language learning resources.
Chinese version of the Google search engine.
Provides links to useful resources for Chinese language learning and area studies.
Resources for students and teachers of English.
Provides links to BBC English language learning resources.
Online course in English grammar from UCL (University College London) written primarily for university undergraduates. Free to anyone logging in from a domain ending in .ac.uk.
Provides links to useful resources for English studies.
University of Essex users only.
Provides access to a variety of interactive English exercises, designed to improve listening, reading, writing, vocabulary and grammar skills.
Large collection of useful ESL (English as a second language) resources for students, teachers and academics.
Allows practice of English vocabulary and verb conjugations.
Provides links to BBC French language learning resources.
Contains information about French culture.
Online reference dictionary of French synonyms. The database contains approximately 50,000 basic word entries and 400,000 synonyms for those entries.
Online language course which takes the beginner through the basics to an intermediate level of French.
French version of the Google search engine.
Online guide to French grammar aimed at students of the language.
Provides links to useful resources for French studies.
Online access to the full text of Le Monde. University of Essex users only.
Online French-English/English-French dictionary.
Provides links to BBC German language learning resources.
Free collaborative online dictionary with vocabulary trainer.
Berlin-based online magazine focusing on current socio-political debates.
German version of the Google search engine.
Provides links to useful resources for German studies.
Online access to the full text of Der Spiegel. University of Essex users only.
Contains information and statistics relating to Germany.
Allows practice of German vocabulary and verb conjugations.
Provides links to BBC Italian language learning resources.
Includes grammar and vocabulary guides, games and a broad range of interactive language exercises.
Italian version of the Google search engine.
Provides links to useful resources for Italian studies.
Website provided by the Italian government and a consortium of Italian universities with the aim of promoting Italian language and culture. Resources include an online library, an encyclopaedia and a virtual museum of Italian culture
Provides links to BBC Portuguese language learning resources.
Portuguese version of the Google search engine.
Provides links to useful resources for Portuguese studies.
Online beginner's course in the Portuguese language for the lay and academic user, including pronunciation lessons and grammatical tables and assistance.
Online tool supporting Spanish Language learning. Includes exercises and multimedia audio files.
Provides links to BBC Spanish language learning resources.
Spanish version of the Google search engine.
Access to scholarly online resources in Iberian studies (for Spain, Portugal and Andorra).
Provides links to useful resources for Spanish studies.
Allows practice of Spanish vocabulary and verb conjugations.