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Language Software, Language Companies and PDA Language Software plus Languages for Kids software.

There are a variety of products and services to help people learn to speak another language. These language stores are some of the best on the web.

If you want some advice on learning a language, especially if you are a traveler who does not want to become fluent in a language, see our Language Primer.  
you want to see what languages are spoken in a country, or to jump to sites for a specific language, click here to go to our handy World Links-Languages section.

If you want products for kids to learn a foreign language, see Languages for Kids on this page.
Direct To Books on Australia Clicking the Amazon logo will take you to their Foreign Language section.
This company has the world's largest selection of language products.
Go to the Travel Science product catalog of downloadable Pocket Modules with 50 words/phrases in a language spoken by native speakers plus printable pocket-sized PhraseCards.  Also available on CD-ROM.


Language Companies Companies that sell just their own products on their website. If they have language software for PDA's (PocketPC, Palm), we note this following their name.
PDA Software Stores Stores that sell PDA software products that include language software. 
Language Stores Stores that sell language products from many companies.  This usually includes books, software (desktop and PDA), and audio tapes.
Language Companies
101Language.Com   101language.com is a co-operative venture between Multilingual Books, a leading supplier of language materials worldwide, and Professional Cassette Center, the producer of high-quality, high-value audio and video language courses. 
Audio-Forum   Audio-Forum has the world's largest selection of self-instructional language courses: 275 courses in 96 languages. This includes audio tapes, books, and CD ROMs.  They also have videos and electronic translators.
Berlitz   Their site can be viewed in many language versions which you select from the introduction page. They default to "English" on the introduction page.
Living Language   Fodor's, in conjunction with The Random House Living Language company has over a thousand words and phrases in four languages (German, French, Italian, Spanish) you can try on-line for free. They show the English and foreign language text, a phonetic pronunciation for each phrase, and you can play an audio file of the native speaker saying the phrase.
MobiLearn.net (PocketPC Software and Symbian)   They make the Talking Phrasebook Series: French, German, Italian, and Spanish.  Check for new additions.
Verbalplanet.com  They offer language lessons for major languages using Skype internet telephony that lets you talk and learn online with a personal language tutor wherever you are in the world!
PDA Software Stores

Handango.com  All PDA systems. This is the search results for "Foreign Languages" on their website. Once you go there, select your operating system and they will show you the foreign language software results for that system.
Palm.Com.  Palm.  This is the Palm Inc. website with everything for those interested in Palm handheld devices including products and services.  This is the results of a "Foreign Language" search on their website.  
PDAStreet.com  All PDA brands.  A list of foreign language software products.  Here is the search results for "Foreign language" on their website.
Tucows.com.  All PDA brands.  They are a leading online PDA site that sells products and has links and comprehensive information for any PDA user regardless of brand or operating system.  Here is the search results for "Foreign language" on their website.
Translation Experts  Language translation software and electronic tools for both PCs and PDAs.
Language Stores
Native American Languages @ Buffalo Trails
This site has Native American language lessons & dictionaries developed in conjunction with tribal language retention committees and which have been approved by tribal councils. All of the Native American speakers spoke their language first - with English being their second language.  Online ordering with a credit card is available.
Foreign Languages.com
This site is designed like a portal with a directory of foreign language related topics (e.g., Books and Bookstores, Teacher Resources, etc.) that is primarily designed for students and teachers of foreign languages. They also have a general reference section for anyone interested in learning a foreign language.  This is a well-designed, comprehensive site.
This is an online language store that sells audio, video, books, software and hand-held translators for many languages.
Language-Learning Software
They have links to a good selection of online language learning companies.
Language Resources Online
An online foreign language product store with books, courses, tapes, video, and software for many languages.
MultiLingual Books
An online foreign language product store with books, courses, tapes, video, and software for over 90 languages.
Rosetta Stone
This site contains information on their Rosetta Stone language learning software that is available on CD ROM and online.
Schoenhof's Foreign Languages Inc.
They have one of the most extensive collection of foreign language study books (e.g., language courses, phrasebooks, dictionaries), as well as, a comprehensive foreign language literature collection.
Transparent Language
This is one of the most well known language learning brands. Besides their products, they also have links to free language resources and downloads.
Translation Experts
Language translation software and electronic tools for both PCs and PDAs.
This is the world's largest language store with print and software, electronic and other products for over 900 languages.

Languages for Kids
Here are some resources for kids wanting to learn a foreign language.
Amazon.com  Search for "Languages for Kids".
WorldLanguage.com Kids and Children's software  The world's largest selection for kids.
Language Adventure CD-ROM at magictheater.com
Language Explorer CD-ROM from Nordic Software.
Little Explorers™ (Languages for Children) Free picture book with words in English and a second language including French and German.
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