In addition to our courses, there are plenty of materials in our store to help you learn any language quickly and deeply. read more
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Planning a trip to Cuba (even of the armchair variety)? Here are the books we recommend before you go! read more
Here we round up a mix of books from the small but mighty nation of Switzerland. read more
Whether you're interested in an armchair trip to Vietnam or you're jetting off there soon, here's a round of unmissable books. read more
A selection of dark romance movies in French currently streaming online. read more
For an armchair trip to a far-flung destination, check out these contemporary novels from Finland. read more
Winter in New York have you feeling down? Here's a selection of fun romantic movies in Spanish streaming online now. read more
Just in time for Inauguration Day, here's a selection of Italian political movies online now to help you practice both Italian and la scienza politica. read more
Forget about the dative case, neuter articles, and all the other difficulties of German learning. Here are fun, free websites for practicing German online! read more
This month, MOMA is screening all of Pedro Almodóvar's 20 films! With many screenings already sold out, this is both a big event and a great way to practice Spanish. read more
Our selection of French films currently available online that explore the clashes between the many cultures in modern France. read more
Here are our picks for the best Spanish-language films available for streaming now. read more
For our French students, we recommend this lecture at the Maison de la Région Occitanie (at 5th Ave and 56th St) this Thursday, October 13, from 6-8 PM. read more
Want to practice your German in real life in New York? Our round-up of fun German events (some 100% in German, some mostly in English) around town! read more
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Film and Television
A round-up of Italian language & cultural events in NYC. Whether you are studying with us or not, these are all great ways to practice Italian and appreciate Italy! read more
A fascinating Spanish language podcast, a blog about Spanish culture today, and more to help you have fun while practicing Spanish online. read more
Beyond grammar and vocab, here are some sites where you can learn about culture, read the news, and look at the world differently--tous en français! read more
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Our selection of the best German language movies available online now. read more
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Our picks for the best Italian films released in the past few years, available for streaming online. read more
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