Language Learning Center

Language Immersion Resources

  • WU Language Assistants 

    Practice your language skills with young professional native speakers! Every language department has a language assistant who are here to help you practice language conversation skills.  Visit WISE to schedule an appointment with your department’s language assistant.

  • Mixxer 

    Can't meet with Language Assistants? Through Skype, you can be matched up with a native speaker, who is also interested in learning American language and culture. Don’t stress, you’re both sharing and learning!

  • Quizlet 

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    Quizlet's flashcard function can help you study for tests and learn new words. And the best part is: you don’t have to spend all that time and paper writing them down! Create flashcards or search Quizlet’s flashcard database. You can practice them online or download them to your personal computer. Studying just got way easier.

  • VoiceThread 

    VoiceThread is a tool that allows you to upload images and videos, comment in various ways, and share with your friends. Create an autobiography, post pictures of your life in America, and send it to your host family ahead of time so they get to know you! Use it, define it, make it yours.