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    Modern Language Map


    American Council on the Teaching of Foreign Languages
    Discover Languages is the national campaign developed by the American Council on the Teaching of Foreign Languages (ACTFL) to raise awareness about the cognitive, academic, social, cultural and economic benefits that language learning provides our nation's students.

    ACTFL Discover Languages


    Talkin' About Talk:  Audio Essays about Languages

    This is the second edition of Talkin' About Talk,
     a series of 52 short audio essays--conversational in tone, light and anecdotal in style-- that encourage language study and invite listeners to look further into the subject of each essay.  Titles such as: What language did Adam and Eve Speak? Is Spanish Taking Over the
    U.S.? How Do Babies Learn Their Mother Tongue? What Causes Foreign Accents? Did German Almost Become the Language of the U.S.?