“Ahoy, matey! Belay your carousin’ ” [Hey there! Stop your messing around] and start learning to speak Pirate. Or choose from over 70 other languages and dialects on Mango, an online language learning resource available on the library’s .
Each language module is presented by native speakers teaching vocabulary, grammar, pronunciation and culture through listening and reading activities, with practical applications. For example, if you are a vegetarian, you can learn to ask in Italian if there is meat in a dish [C’è carne dentro? Sono vegetariana quindi non mangio carne.]
Mango is ideal if you are planning a study abroad semester or international travel for a conference. Or, if you’re just dreaming of an exotic vacation, explore all the languages Mango has to offer and be inspired!
And don’t forget you can impress your friends by speaking Pirate!