nihononthego:

Some kanji that use water.
雨(あめ、ame) - rain湿 (しつ、shitsu) - damp, moist沸 (フつ、futsu) - boil, ferment
州 (しゅう、shuu) - state, province海 (うみ、umi) - ocean, sea波 (なみ、nami) - wave汐 (せき、seki) - tide池 (ち、chi) - pond沼 (しょう、shou) - marsh, bog湖 (みずうみ、mizuumi) - lake汗 (あせ、ase) - sweat沢 (さわ、sawa) - swamp泥 (どろ、doro) - mud洗 (せん、sen) - wash泪 (なみだ、namida) - tears油 (あぶら、abura) - oil冷 (れい、rei) - cold, cool (drinks, people, not as in temperature; special thanks to azsurance for finding out this kanji for me).氷 (ひょう、hyou) - hail汁 (しる、shiru) - broth, juice
沈 (ちん、chin) - sink, submerge  

nihononthego:

Some kanji that use water.

雨(あめ、ame) - rain
湿 (しつ、shitsu) - damp, moist
沸 (フつ、futsu) - boil, ferment

州 (しゅう、shuu) - state, province
海 (うみ、umi) - ocean, sea
波 (なみ、nami) - wave
汐 (せき、seki) - tide
池 (ち、chi) - pond
沼 (しょう、shou) - marsh, bog
湖 (みずうみ、mizuumi) - lake
汗 (あせ、ase) - sweat

沢 (さわ、sawa) - swamp
泥 (どろ、doro) - mud
洗 (せん、sen) - wash
泪 (なみだ、namida) - tears
油 (あぶら、abura) - oil
冷 (れい、rei) - cold, cool (drinks, people, not as in temperature; special thanks to azsurance for finding out this kanji for me).
氷 (ひょう、hyou) - hail
汁 (しる、shiru) - broth, juice

沈 (ちん、chin) - sink, submerge
  

english: eight -> night
german: acht -> nacht
french: huit -> nuit
italian: otto -> notte
spanish: ocho -> noche
Linguistic science side of tumblr please explain this n+8≈sleepy time equation
wcitalianonline:

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Italian Alphabet Video #1 - This video is meant for adults and therefore, a little dry.
Italian Alphabet Video #2 - This video is meant for children and is a song. If you’re an auditory learner, try this out!
Numbers in Italian
Shopping in Italian
Eating Out in Italian
Italian for Travelers - Very basic Italian that’ll just help you get by.
ENGLISH-ITALIAN DICTIONARIES:
Word Reference
Dictionary.reverso.net
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Italian Language Guide
Italian on About.com
Online Italian Club
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Italian Pronouns
Regular and Irregular Verbs
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1001 Italian Verbs
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Italian for Beginners
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BBC Languages Italian
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wcitalianonline:

Interested in learning Italian, but don’t have the money to pay for classes? Look no farther! Here you’ll find tons of online resources that’ll have you parlate italiano in no time!

ITALIAN BASICS:

ENGLISH-ITALIAN DICTIONARIES:

ONLINE ITALIAN WEBSITES:

ITALIAN GRAMMAR:

MISC. TIPS AND TRICKS:

COURSES:

ONLINE TEXTBOOKS:

APPS:

TEXTBOOKS:

languageblogthing:

lingdom:

Here’s a list of fun (and entertaining!) cartoons, videos, and films you can watch in your target language! 
Korean 
로보카폴리 (a fun animated series with talking cars)
내친구호비 (My Friend Hebi)
Cute penguin cartoon
Cute series with cartoon animals
Illustrated animal cartoon
..Another similar series
Tobot (또봇) short minute-long clips
Tobot (또봇) full 1 hour episodes
Hello Kitty in Korean
Mr Men & Little Miss
Channel with many different playlists for complete series
Another channel full of videos
Cute Penguin Animated Series
Korean short story/song videos
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yAeyBAvUCZM (Umbrella)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ufroE1yd0EM (Little Red Riding Hood)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IVETxzZOzuo (Hansel & Gretel)
Dutch 
Nijntje en Vriendjes
Japanese
Mr. Men Little Miss(Short 3 minute long videos)
Japanese short stories for children
Nihongo Dekimasu (Complete series for learning Japanese)
Hebi Japanese
More Hebi
More Cartoons
Japanese Versions of English Songs!                
http://www.youtube.com/user/CREAMVISIONJP/search?query=japanese 
https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLPJHxY6_mNfjl_RxrGbUpCjO0sht-8gFj
Disney Songs in Japanese  
http://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PL82915732068A4BFB
German
Fireman Sam (Feuerwehrmann Sam)
Plötzlich Meerjungfrau (H2O Just Add Water)
Peppa Wutz (Peppa Pig)
Mandarin Chinese
Growing up with Chinese (Complete series for learning Chinese)
Sesame Street - Fun Fun Elmo Series
PEPPA PIG IN CHINESE
Hello Kitty 1 Hello Kitty 2 Hello Kitty 3
Hongen Education - Fun Chinese for Kids
Miss Panda’s Reading Plaground (children’s books read aloud)
Youtube channel full of Chinese children’s stories
This channel also has some videos…
And another
More videos
Mandarin Chinese short story/song videos
Cute animal songs
French
Oui Oui (Noddy)
LES AVENTURES DE TINTIN (Tintin cartoon - complete series)
Sam le Pompier (Fireman Sam)
Petit Ours Brun
Peppa Couchon (Peppa Pig - full episodes)
A channel with a few videos to explore
Spanish
Peppa Pig in Spanish
Spanish Versions of English Songs
Kevin Karla & la Banda
Russian
GetMovies - A whole Youtube channel full of great quality animated films in Russian
Peppa Pig in Russian
Masha and Medved
 
P.S. I’ll be adding more links! If you know of any other foreign language children’s films / cartoons, please let me know!

German:
Jonalu
Lauras Stern
Die Schlümpfe
French:
Pocoyo
Trotro
Spanish:
Pocoyo

languageblogthing:

lingdom:

Here’s a list of fun (and entertaining!) cartoons, videos, and films you can watch in your target language! 

Korean 

Korean short story/song videos

Dutch 

Japanese

Japanese Versions of English Songs!                

Disney Songs in Japanese  

German

Mandarin Chinese

Mandarin Chinese short story/song videos

French

Spanish

Spanish Versions of English Songs

Russian

 

P.S. I’ll be adding more links! If you know of any other foreign language children’s films / cartoons, please let me know!

German:

French:

Spanish:

animekanyewest:

german emotions

Me: languages are so awesome I just want to bathe in complex sentence structure oh man this word derives from Latin that's so cool
Me: wtf is this shit it has how many past tenses I can't do this help me wordreference

whosaprettypolyglot:

In French, the expression les Anglais sont arrivés (‘the English have arrived’) is a metaphor used to describe a woman being on her period, in reference to the old Redcoats of the English/British army.

Language is beautiful.

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