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chaleureux

What does the French word chaleureux mean? How is it pronounced and used?...More...

Nan Kan - Daily Mandarin Lesson

The Mandarin Chinese word for "ugly" is "nan kan." This daily Mandarin lesson has audio files for your pronunciation and listening practice....More...

The Turbid Ebb and Flow of Misery, by Margaret Sanger

In this chapter from her autobiography, Margaret Sanger relates how her social conscience was awakened by the plight of poverty-stricken young women who endured--and often eventually died from--the "chronic condition" of pregnancy....More...

Phonetic Sounds in the English Language

Not all languages have the same speech sounds. Phonetics is the science that studies the speech sounds of individual languages and how the sounds are produced. These individual speech sounds are called "phonemes." The English language includes 44 phonemes for most speakers although this number varie...More...

une liasse

What does the French word liasse mean? How is it pronounced and used?...More...

Grêler - to hail

Learn how to conjugate grêler, an impersonal and regular -er French verb....More...

Marketing Vocabulary

This Mandarin business vocabulary will help business people market their products in China and other Mandarin-speaking countries....More...

Sacré

What does the French word sacré mean? How is it pronounced and used?...More...