Foreign languages are like football; while there are many obscure turns of phrase, too cheeky a coach can result in national outrage. Make language the goal with today's Groupon, distributed by learndirect. Choose from the following options:• £12 for a beginner’s online language course with a choice of 50 languages (60% off)
• £19 for a four-level online language bundle with a choice of 10 languages (80% off)
With interactive games and quizzes, 50 languages for beginners, and ten for the four-level option, this 12 month subscription allows whiz-kid linguists to learn their chosen language, pronto. Courses are aimed at beginners who want to learn fast, and the four-course option allows development through four stages, including a final advanced course aimed at business talk. There are options for European, Asian, and African languages, all of which allow customers to record their voice and play educational games learning tools, and the English course offers support in over 100 other languages.
• Four levels of study in chosen language:
Talk Now, Talk More, Talk the Talk, and Talk Business
• Talk Now teaches beginners the basics such as ordering food and drink
• Talk More Beginner Plus level
Teaches basic conventional phrases and adaptable structures
• Talk the Talk Intermediate level
Teaches descriptive and social speech
• Talk Business level
Teaches a general business vocabulary and specialist phrases
• Choice of English, French, Spanish, Italian, German, Japanese, Polish, Arabic, Chinese or Welsh
• Exercises and quizzes to practice
• Learn at own pace
• Choice of 50 languages
• Record speaking to practise pronunciation
• Learn at home, at work, or on the move
• Upgrade to other language courses, including higher levels in selected languages, for £12 each
• English course comes with support in over 100 other languages
• Brazilian Portuguese
• Chinese Mandarin
• Latin American Spanish
• Scottish Gaelic
For over a decade, learndirect has been educating the masses, standing at three million student-strong. The company offers nationally-recognised courses in subjects as diverse as maths and food hygiene, all studied online at the learner’s own pace. Turning its attention to tongue twisters and multilingual mastery, learndirect aims to provide simple-to-follow courses in enough languages to secure polite chats in every continent.
1. Buy your Groupon
2. After the deal ends we email you the Groupon, containing your 'Groupon code'
3. Your Groupon activates at 8pm; check Groupon PDF voucher for start date
4. Go to www.learndirect.co.uk/courses/promotions/groupon-june2012/
5. In the checkout, enter your Groupon code; found on the emailed PDF
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Though their language courses are yet to be widely reviewed, learndirect currently boasts over 1700 Likes on Facebook.