Resources

Internet Resources for Spanish Practice:

These aren’t necessarily the home pages

http://www.wordreference.com/index.htm

Type in the Spanish or English word you want in one of the fields.  You’ll be amazed at what it gives you.

http://www.verbix.com/webverbix/cache/1.poner.html

Click on “Conjugate another Spanish verb” to see the conjugation of the verb you want.

http://www.jvlnet.com/~liliana/Spanish_Numbers.html

This is fun, I think.

http://www.jergasdehablahispana.org

This is a must for those traveling to Latino countries

http://www.spanishdict.com/

The only limiting thing here is that you must type the accents correctly when relevant.  If you go to “help” it’ll tell you how to type those characters.

www.batanga.com  Music, music, music…….wow

www.univision.com   news in Spanish  and many other things. This is one of the
most popular sites in the Latino community in USA

http://www.geocities.com/Athens/Thebes/6177/ws-pronun.html

For pronunciation

www.learnspanish.com  Free tutorial

http://www.willamette.edu/~bortega/Ejercicios/Chapter07/ch07.07_verbos_en_pret.htm  TO PRACTICE PLAYING

http://www.rollingrs.com  This is great!

http://www.stlyrics.com/songs  This is if you want lyrics of the songs.

http://www.multilingualbooks.com/spanmain.html

This brings many FREE resources for Spanish Students.

To practice the hard ones:  POR y PARA:

http://www.studyspanish.com/practice/porpara.htm

http://www.willamette.edu/~bortega/Ejercicios/Chapter10/ch10.05_por_para.htm

http://www.willamette.edu/~bortega/Ejercicios/Chapter10/ch10.04_por_para.htm

This one is very useful for Healthcare providers, and it is unique and new Sep 2010:

http://www.hhs.gov/news/press/2010pres/09/20100908a.html

Good translator and to look for words:

http://www.reverso.net/text_translation.aspx?lang=EN

Online Games – Medical Terminology
Improve your understanding of medical terminology and of doctor’s jargon.

http://www.sheppardsoftware.com/medical_terminology.htm

News: The U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics predicts a 22% increase in the number of working interpreters and translators in the next 10 years, making this growth one of the largest on the list.

http://education.yahoo.com/reference/dict_en_es/

This is a dictionary English Spanish and Spanish English

http://www.practicingspanish.com/dictionary.html

This is great for Medical field

More Resources:

Software:

http://www.auralog.com/us/individuals_tellmemore_premium_spanish.htm

http://www.rosettastone.com/ -

Indy Spanish Radio:

107.1 FM

1590  AM

Sirius Radio Stations:

90 – Universo Latino

92- Rumbon

181 – ESPN Deportes

182 – CNN en Espanol

XM Radio Stations:

90 LatinFuego

91 LatinViva

92 LatinAguila

94 LatinCaliente

126 CNN en Espanol

172 MLB Play by Play en Espanol

Podcasts: (Some of these you may need iTunes to access)

Rolling R’s – http://www.rollingrs.com

Websites:

CNN – http://www.cnn.com/espanol/

ESPN – http://espndeportes.espn.go.com/

http://lifehacker.com/software/language/ - Not all related to Spanish but a lot of great free tools and resources.

http://freelanguage.org/ - To get a person to help you practice

http://fsi-language-courses.com/Spanish.aspx - Free audio language course

http://www.bbc.co.uk/languages/spanish/ – Spanish resources from the BBC
I’m sure that there is much, much more, but wanted to get you guys a list of stuff I have found…

Studies Abroad:

If you can afford it, and have the time, and the conditions, this is a place to start:

http://www.spanishabroad.com

This is great and interactive with free lessons.

http://www.spanishdict.com/

Cuentos cortos Latinoamericanos: Very good for children and Adults

http://www.servicioskoinonia.org/cuentoscortos/

If you want to choose a book in Spanish for your leisure:

http://www.biggerbooks.com/isbnbrowser2.aspx?isbnstart=9789879

http://kidshealth.org/kid/en_espanol/directory/english_spanish.html

This website has medical practical terminology

www.medlineplus.gov

This is a great site for medical terminology and more related health issues.

www.kidshealth.org

Great for parenting and other health kids issues.

www.tuparada.com

This is great for literature, art, etc. Also to create cards and so on.

www.biblia.org.mx

In this site you can receive lessons on the Bible in Spanish for free

And for a very affordable fee you can also interact with questions…all in Spanish!

http://www.learner.org/resources/series75.html

This is great, maybe you have to register first at www.learner.org and then you can use this software.