Posts Tagged ‘ language ’

New Chinese Class Makes Use of Audio, Video, Text

Jun 4th, 2009 | By | Category: Audio Podcasting, Educational Podcasts

New York-based Innovative Language Learning Company today announced the launch of, an “online learning system” that makes use of audio and video podcasts, mobile applications, and other digital tools for learning the Chinese language. “Creating content locally in Beijing is a powerful, strategic advantage of Beijing Chinese is the form of Mandarin Chinese […]

Quel dommage! French Ban, Rename Podcasting

Mar 24th, 2008 | By | Category: Commentary, General

The French have always been careful guardians of their long-lived and vibrant culture. But in recent decades, the globalization of communication, commerce, and technology has brought about an influx of unwelcome, widely-used English terms. People look forward to le weekend, and surf le web. Fed up with the creeping anglicization (is that even an English […]