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Read the latest news stories from the Language Learning Centre.

  • Tanabata LLC SLC 2019

    Tanabata 七夕 2019: Student wishes and favourite Japanese words

    Following on from last year’s popular initiative to celebrate the Japanese star festival of Tanabata at our University, the School of Languages and Cultures and the Language Learning Centre joined forces again to put an event on this year as well.

  • A translated sentence from Tatoeba.

    Sentence mining with Tatoeba

    A new resource ‘Tatoeba’ has joined our Practice Online site of language learning links from across the web. You can use it to learn new vocabulary and find out how it is used in context. It is useful for learning dozens of languages, including English.

  • Boost for high-tech applied translation

    The Language Learning Centre is home to a new suite of iMacs offering the up-to-the-minute Kiwi-developed translation, subtitling and dubbing software that will empower innovative course content for students with bilingual and multilingual skills.