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All JavaScript podcasts produced by Devchat.tv: - JavaScript Jabber - My JS Story - JS Rants
 
The podcast about Python and the people who make it great
 
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Python Bytes
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Python Bytes is a weekly podcast hosted by Michael Kennedy and Brian Okken. The show is a short discussion on the headlines and noteworthy news in the Python, developer, and data science space.
 
We cover the latest Vue news and tutorials in about 5 minutes. Our goal is to give you the information you need to stay on top of your game as a Vue developer. Links to all the stories we talk about can be found in our weekly newsletter and on http://news.vuejs.org
 
All ruby related podcasts from Devchat.tv, including: - Ruby Rogues - My Ruby Story - Ruby Rants
 
Welcome to Teach Languages Online, the podcast and IGTV dedicated to bringing you the best advice about starting and growing your online teaching business.
 
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The World in Words
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The World in Words is a podcast about languages and the people who speak them. What happens to the brain on bilingualism? Does it matter that so many languages are dying out? Should we fear the rise of global English? Is the United States losing its linguistic cohesion? Why are Chinese tech words so inventive? Why does Icelandic have so many cool swearwords? Patrick Cox and Nina Porzucki bring you stories from the world’s linguistic frontlines. Also at pri.org/language
 
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Java Pub House
Rare
 
This podcast talks about how to program in Java; not your tipical system.out.println("Hello world"), but more like real issues, such as O/R setups, threading, getting certain components on the screen or troubleshooting tips and tricks in general. The format is as a podcast so that you can subscribe to it, and then take it with you and listen to it on your way to work (or on your way home), and learn a little bit more (or reinforce what you knew) from it.
 
News, Analysis and Service from Germany and Europe - in 30 Languages
 
News, Analysis and Service from Germany and Europe - in 30 Languages
 
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Teaching Python
Weekly
 
A podcast by Kelly Paredes and Sean Tibor about their adventures teaching middle school computer science, problem solving, handling failure, frustration, and victory through the lens of the Python programming language.Kelly Paredes has taught all over the world and specializes in curriculum design and development. She currently teaches seventh grade computer science at Pine Crest School in Fort Lauderdale, Florida. This is her first year using Python.Sean Tibor has worked in marketing and te ...
 
A fun weekly radio show about language seen through culture, history, and family. Co-hosts Martha Barnette and Grant Barrett talk with callers who have questions and stories about linguistics, old sayings, word histories, etymology, regional dialects, slang, new words, word play, word games, grammar, family expressions, books, literature, writing, and more. Email your language questions to words@waywordradio.org or call with your questions toll-free *any* time in the U.S. and Canada at 1 (87 ...
 
Brought to you by http://italki.comJoin Kris on the Actual Fluency Podcast as he sets out to inspire, motivate and teach you how to learn foreign languages languages the best way.In the process he is joined by some of best language learners and experts in the world, who chip in with their personal opinion on what it takes to evolve as a language learner today.
 
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The Allusionist
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Linguistic adventures with Helen Zaltzman, TheAllusionist.org. A proud member of Radiotopia from PRX. Learn more at radiotopia.fm.
 
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crediblycurious
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A Podcast about R and Statistics!
 
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Lexicon Valley
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Lexicon Valley is a show about language, from pet peeves, syntax, and etymology to neurolinguistics and the death of languages. Hosted by linguist John McWhorter.
 
Tim Ferriss is a self-experimenter and bestselling author, best known for The 4-Hour Workweek, which has been translated into 40+ languages. Newsweek calls him "the world's best human guinea pig," and The New York Times calls him "a cross between Jack Welch and a Buddhist monk." In this show, he deconstructs world-class performers from eclectic areas (investing, chess, pro sports, etc.), digging deep to find the tools, tactics, and tricks that listeners can use.
 
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The Fluent Show
Weekly
 
Learn a Language...Or Maybe Three!I'm Kerstin from Fluent Language, and together with my co-host Lindsay from Lindsay does Languages, I'm on a mission to help you get excited about language learning. We both learn languages every day in our lives, and we have learnt over 15 different languages between us.In this show, we share stories, news, tips, and ideas that will make you fluent...eventually. Subscribe to the show today to get your regular dose of Fluent love.
 
This collection is part of an initiative to create a language learning resource. The Language Learning Collections contain readings from various language learning books, grammars, primers, phrasebooks, dictionaries, readers and even other works which contain information on various languages, recount experiences of language learning and encountering new languages or provide guides for correct pronunciation, writing or discourse in a language. These works could describe English or any other la ...
 
Join neuroscientist, philosopher, and best-selling author Sam Harris as he explores important and controversial questions about the human mind, society, and current events. Sam Harris is the author of The End of Faith, Letter to a Christian Nation, The Moral Landscape, Free Will, Lying, Waking Up, and Islam and the Future of Tolerance (with Maajid Nawaz). The End of Faith won the 2005 PEN Award for Nonfiction. His writing has been published in more than 20 languages. Mr. Harris and his work ...
 
Beyond Good and Evil, by Friedrich Nietzsche A searing indictment of concepts like “truth” and “language” Beyond Good and Evil, by Friedrich Nietzsche is a deeply thought provoking book that forms one of the keystones of modern thought and politics. In this book, Nietzsche takes the position that our subservience to fixed perspectives that are forced on us by our language and our ideals make us incapable of perceiving reality. He propounds the theory that ideals are not fixed but change over ...
 
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The Changelog
Weekly
 
Conversations with the hackers, leaders, and innovators of software development. Hosts Adam Stacoviak and Jerod Santo face their imposter syndrome so you don’t have to. Expect in-depth interviews with the best and brightest in software engineering, open source, and leadership. This is a polyglot podcast. All programming languages, platforms, and communities are welcome. Open source moves fast. Keep up.
 
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Enfoque Europa
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News, Analysis and Service from Germany and Europe - in 30 Languages
 
Dharma Seed is dedicated to preserving and sharing the spoken teachings of Theravada Buddhism in modern languages. Since the early 1980's, Dharma Seed has collected and distributed dharma talks by teachers offering the vipassana (insight) and metta (lovingkindness) practices of Theravada Buddhism. New recordings are being added continuously from contemporary dharma teachers.
 
In July 1887, Esperanto made its debut as a 40-page pamphlet from Warsaw, published in Russian, Polish, French and German: all written by a Polish eye-doctor under the pen-name of Dr. Esperanto (“one who hopes”). Ludovic Lazarus Zamenhof (1859-1917) had a gift for languages, and a calling to help foster world amity: by a neutral “Internacia Lingvo” that anyone anywhere could readily use as a second language: neither forsaking a mother tongue, nor imposing it. In 1889 Zamenhof published an En ...
 
Silver footed, fair haired Thetis, Ares the God of War, Nike the Goddess of Victory, The Furies and The Muses, Zeus the presiding deity of the Universe and the magical, mysterious Olympus, are some of the amazing, mythical Greek and Roman deities you'll encounter in this book. Myths and Legends of Ancient Greece and Rome by EM Berens was originally intended for young readers. Written in an easy and light style, the author attempts to bring the pantheon of gods into a comprehensible format. H ...
 
Free daily dose of word power from Merriam-Webster's experts
 
The English Language Broadcast of Radio Exterior de España has been on the air since 1944. Our daily broadcasts seek to inform listeners about goings-on in Spain, as well as offer a Spanish perspective on world events. News, sports and weather, presented live, are followed on weekdays by a variety of different programs on subjects ranging from art and culture to history, politics, and the latest trends. These programs can be heard again at the weekend.
 
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Spanish Podcast
Weekly
 
Learn real Spanish with us! In our course we emphasize all aspects of language learning from listening comprehension, rapid vocabulary expansion, exposure to grammar and common idiomatic expressions, to pronunciation practice and interactive grammar exercises.
 
Diana Bellerose is born and raised in Eastern Europe. She grew up in a working class family. As a little girl she spends most of her childhood with her grandparents. Presently, she lives with her husband, daughter and their two dogs and cat in Seattle, WA. She has finished Edmonds Community College in May 2004. Later on, she has found passion for writing about family and the obstacles they face in their lives.She enjoys gardening, photography, drawing, exploring other cultures, visiting inte ...
 
Learn English with Free Podcasts! Whether you are student or a seasoned speaker, our lessons offer something for everyone. We incorporate culture and current issues into each episode to give the most informative, both linguistically and culturally, podcasts possible. For those of you with just the plane ride to prepare, check our survival phrase series at EnglishClass101.com. One of these phrases just might turn your trip into the best one ever!
 
As It Is takes a daily look at issues in the news in the United States and around the world.
 
Are you looking for a new and fun way to learn American English? Come hang out with Lindsay and Michelle from Boston and New York City and have fun while you improve your English listening skills! All Ears English is an English as a Second Language (ESL) podcast for intermediate to advanced learners around the world. We will show you how to use everyday vocabulary and natural idioms, expressions, and phrasal verbs and how to make small talk in American English. We will also give you special ...
 
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Polly Lingual
Daily
 
Polly Lingual is a comprehensive foreign-language education solution combining interactive mastery lessons and live tutors. The languages we currently offer are Spanish, Chinese (Mandarin), English, French, Arabic, German, Italian, Portuguese, Hebrew, Japanese, Korean, Russian and Dutch.
 
In our course we emphasize all aspects of language learning from listening comprehension, rapid vocabulary expansion, exposure to Spanish grammar and common idiomatic expressions used in Latin America, to pronunciation practice and interactive grammar exercises. In our program we discuss the Weekly News, grammar, and expressions, and much more in simplified Spanish at a slow pace so that you can understand almost every word and sentence. Listen and most importantly read our interactive trans ...
 
Learn Japanese with Daily Podcasts from Tokyo Whether you are Japan-bound or a seasoned speaker, our lessons offer something for everyone. We incorporate culture and current issues into each episode to give the most informative, both linguistically and culturally, podcasts possible. For those of you with just the plane ride to prepare, check our survival phrase series at Japanesepod101.com. One of these phrases just might turn your trip into the best one ever! Yoroshiku O-negai Shimasu!
 
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Language Stories
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Discovering languages around the world and meeting the people who speak them. As Lindsay Williams of Lindsay Does Languages and husband Ashley travel the globe, they share stories and interviews of the multicultural places they visit, with a focus on the multilingual, bilingual and monolingual people they meet along the way. Perfect for polyglots and armchair travellers alike, this documentary series is essential listening for anyone who loves language learning, travel, or learning about oth ...
 
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IELTS Made Easier
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A weekly talk-through of IELTS topics to help you learn about the issues, vocabulary, tips and strategies you need to know for the test. Follow me on www.facebook.com/ieltsetc and get all the downloads, tests, advice and tips on my website www.ieltsetc.com. Join the Members Academy for step-by-step online courses and support to get you a Band 7+ in the #ielts test. www.members.ieltsetc.com/academy/
 
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The Vocal Fries
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The podcast about linguistic discrimination. Learn about how we judge other people's speech as a sneaky way to be racist, sexist, classist, etc. Carrie and Megan teach you how to stop being an accidental jerk.To join our email list and get updates on new episodes and announcements, click here
 
Programming Throwdown attempts to educate Computer Scientsts and Software Engineers on a cavalcade of programming and tech topics. Every show covers a new programming language, so listeners will be able to speak intelligently about any programming language. Look for our Podcast in the iTunes Store
 
“Languages”, Sir Arthur Cotton writes, “are usually learnt as if it took a long time to learn the grammar &c., but that to speak with a good pronunciation and expression, and freely, and to catch the words from a speaker by the ear were easily and quickly acquired, but this is exactly contrary to fact.” Cotton’s “Vocal system” differs from the traditional grammatical method of learning languages in that it emphasises the development of correct pronunciation and the gradual acquisition of cor ...
 
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DW - Learn German
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DW's individualized German language learning materials can help you to improve your skills with a host of fun and free materials for all levels. dw.com/germancourses We welcome posts in English and German. However, DW will delete and/or report any content that constitutes hateful, threatening, pornographic or harrassing material. Please respect our netiquette: http://bit.ly/b3Ui11 Legal Notice: http://www.dw.com/dw/article/0,,15718489,00.html
 
Bushido: The Soul of Japan written by Inazo Nitobe was one of the first books on samurai ethics that was originally written in English for a Western audience, and has been subsequently translated into many other languages (also Japanese). Nitobe found in Bushido, the Way of the Warrior, the sources of the virtues most admired by his people: rectitude, courage, benevolence, politeness, sincerity, honor, loyalty and self-control, and he uses his deep knowledge of Western culture to draw compar ...
 
An old carpenter carves a little wooden puppet from a mysterious piece of wood that seems to have the ability to talk! He begins to love the little creature like his own son and names him Pinocchio. But the mischievous fellow runs away from his loving father as soon as he learns to walk. The Adventures of Pinocchio by Carlo Collodi follows the misadventures and naughty exploits of this delightfully “human” puppet who in his heart of hearts longs only to become a real boy. Carlo Collodi was t ...
 
The Universal Declaration of Human Rights was ratified in 1948 by the United Nations General Assembly. It defines the fundamental rights of individuals, and exhorts all governments to protect these rights. The UN has translated the document into over three hundred languages and dialects. This audiobook includes readings in 21 languages.
 
Learn French by Podcast is an exciting series of French lessons for everybody. Work with high-quality audio podcasts in your own time and at your own pace. Want to clarify some details? Something you couldn't quite understand? Then download comprehensive with transcripts, details grammatical explanations, cultural points of interest, and more.
 
Words and Their Stories programs explain idioms and expressions that many learners of American English find difficult to understand.
 
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IELTS Podcast
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Pass IELTS with expert help.
 
The Spoken History of a Global Language
 
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I'm Taiwanda Bason, the Border Breaking Specialist of taiwandabason.com. I have a B.A. in Psychology and an M.A. in Teaching and Learning with Technology. I also have a 120 hour TEFL Certificate. I've been a teacher more than 10 years teaching Special Education in the USA and English as a Second Language in South Korea, Saudi Arabia and Peru. I ...…
 
Hello, this is Xiaokong. In this video, I am teaching you how to speak the four different Chinese tones with an example of "ma". It is important to speak Chinese words in the right tone because different tones correspond to different words, even they have the same pinyin. The four tones are: (1) the flat, (2) the rising, (3) the "V" tone, and ( ...…
 
I'm a man of mostly simple tastes, but I must admit that it's my passion to teach English. I'm going on my second year teaching English as a foreign language and it's the best decision I've ever made. I would say that my expertise lies in teaching people with an intermediate level. I enjoy teaching about grammar, phrasal verbs and pronunciation ...…
 
Hello! My name Is Jubal Creech and I am a native English speaker from America. I have a T.E.F.L. certificate with a large amount of teaching experience from a wide variety of curriculum sources. I can also qualify as a teacher for beginning conversational Spanish. I am positive, encouraging and as a teacher/tutor, I like to make studying fun fo ...…
 
Greetings. I am your Cool English-Speaking Ambassador and Coach. I have prepared 5 online classroom sessions to help you speak my English language from a different perspective of cool confidence. My lessons are easy and very cheap to learn how to approach someone speaking English.The exciting part of signing up and taking these important lesson ...…
 
Hi, my name’s Chris, and I’m a TEFL and CELTA-certified English teacher.I’m from England and I live in a city called Birmingham. It’s the second biggest city in the UK, but not many people have heard of it!In my spare time, I like making music, learning languages and travelling. I’ve taught English in Spain, Costa Rica and in the UK. I’ve worke ...…
 
Assalamu Alikum,I am Marwa Mosa, Arabic language Tutor for non-natives. I am Egyptian and I teach Modern Standard Arabic, Spoken Arabic (Egyptian, Levantine, Saudi and Gulf Dialects), Classical Arabic, Quran Recitation and Tajweed Rules. I have a wide experience of teaching all levels, ages and nationalities.My passion for Arabic language led m ...…
 
I want to be a Home-based Online English Teacher because I want to use my knowledge in a practical manner. I have been going to English classes since I was a six year old. My father was a seafarer and he taught me from a very young age that the biggest treasure you can have in life is knowledge, and that knowing how to communicate with people i ...…
 
I am a passionate and positive person with an infatuation for teaching English to learners of other languages. My favorite parts of the English language to teach are creative writing, grammar, reading fluency, speech contests and test preparation. I am able to teach in neutral and natural American and British accents which will be highly benefi ...…
 
I am 29 years old, native from Ecuador, but I have lived an studied in United States for 6 years. I have a certfication in Toefl (english). I have experience teaching in high schools and institutes in Ecuador and in USA. I love teaching others in a fun way. Tengo 29 años de edad, soy nacido en Ecuador, pero e vivido y estudiado en los Estados U ...…
 
Hi and greetings to all of you!My name is Petar Markovi? and I’m a 23-year-old student from Berlin, currently styding electrical engineering at the technical university of Berlin. I moved to Berlin from my home town in Belgrade, Serbia to live on my own at the age of 17.I have a superb knowledge of English language since as I’ve had private Eng ...…
 
I am South African. I live in Johannesburg. I have taught at a College, subjects like ESOL, Business Communciation, Secretarial Practice and then went on to teach computer literacy to children aged 6 to 13 at a Primary School. I live on a farm in South Africa. We have many horses and dogs. We compete in the sport of show jumping. I also work on ...…
 
I'm 20 years old now. I had worked for more than 2 years teaching english and actually to understand it, Brazilian need to understand clearly Portuguese at first. Grammar, listening, cognates, writing and many other things that goes with it. Anyway, I already know what is necessary for you to learn portuguese as well. I'm a serious guy. Really ...…
 
English 0:01 - 2:56Français 2:57 - 6:44Español 6:47 - 9:04Estudié Traducción e Interpretación; he trabajado desde el 2008 de forma independiente como traductora, y de 2011 a 2014 como maestra de idiomas. Mi pasión son las letras, la buena redacción, la comunicación clara y concisa, y evito la redundancia.En mis años escolares, ayudaba a mis com ...…
 
Merriam-Webster's Word of the Day for March 26, 2019 is: decoct • \dih-KAHKT\ • verb 1 : to extract the flavor of by boiling 2 : boil down, concentrate Examples: "Though the taste is a bonus, the real draw in this caffeine-free latte is the CBD, or cannabidiol, oil. The CBD served in the lattes is derived from Kentucky-grown hemp, decocted from ...…
 
Summary Naomi Ceder was fortunate enough to learn Python from Guido himself. Since then she has contributed books, code, and mentorship to the community. Currently she serves as the chair of the board to the Python Software Foundation, leads an engineering team, and has recently completed a new draft of the Quick Python Book. In this episode sh ...…
 
Klickt hier, um zum Manuskript zu gelangen: http://bit.ly/Deutschlernen_Langsam-gesprochene-Nachrichten_25032019 Täglich von Montag bis Samstag findet ihr hier aktuelle Tagesnachrichten der DW – langsam und verständlich gesprochen. Neben der Audio-Datei gibt es auch den vollständigen Text zum Mitlesen.Hier geht's zur Übersichtsseite: dw.com/lan ...…
 
Inspired by one of the discussion panels at Women in Language, Lindsay and I dedicated this episode to creativity in language learning. We shared 9 cool ideas that you can use for your own language learning routine, and then got to the deeper question: Why do you feel like creative language learning activities aren't "real learning?" Make sure ...…
 
Inspired by one of the discussion panels at Women in Language, Lindsay and I dedicated this episode to creativity in language learning. We shared 9 cool ideas that you can use for your own language learning routine, and then got to the deeper question: Why do you feel like creative language learning activities aren't "real learning?" Make sure ...…
 
If someone urges you to spill the tea, they probably don't want you tipping over a hot beverage. Originally, the tea here was the letter T, as in truth. To spill the T means to pass along truthful information. Plus, some delicious Italian idioms involving food. The Italian phrase that literally translates Eat the soup or jump out the window! me ...…
 
Merriam-Webster's Word of the Day for March 25, 2019 is: bower • \BOW-er\ • noun 1 : an attractive dwelling or retreat 2 : a lady's private apartment in a medieval hall or castle 3 : a shelter (as in a garden) made with tree boughs or vines twined together : arbor Examples: The couple's rendezvous was a secluded bower in the garden. "In retelli ...…
 
Megan and Carrie talk with Dr. Tony McMahon from RMIT about all things bogan and Australia. We're an indie podcast with limited resources, so we could really use your support. You can set up a monthly recurring donation at patreon.com/vocalfriespod. The $5 a month level gives you access to our monthly bonus episode, as well as a Vocal Fries sti ...…
 
Merriam-Webster's Word of the Day for March 24, 2019 is: magniloquent • \mag-NIL-uh-kwunt\ • adjective : speaking in or characterized by a high-flown often bombastic style or manner Examples: The magniloquent sportscaster sometimes got so carried away with his monologues that he would forget to describe the action on the field. "It [the televis ...…
 
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