Sounds Around the World
French cows sound the same, but not in English and French! Explore the sounds of the world's languages through the sounds of the world's animals.
An anagram is a word or phrase made by scrambling
the letters in another word or phrase. This site will show you hundreds of English language anagrams of your name or any other words or phrases.
Foreign Languages for Travelers
with this search function, you can learn how to say and write common phrases like 'Good Morning' or 'How are you?' in many languages.
Greetings in Many Languages
listen to Alaskan students say "hello" in their native languages: Spanish, Chinese, Hindi, Inupiaq, Russian, Yupik, Tagalog, and Telugu.
all around the world, from Ad günün Mübarek to Zhu Ni Sheng Ri Kuai Le !
in over 500 languages
On this page you can learn how to greet people in more than 540 different languages of the world. Also see pages for:
is your name?,
on the Net
This site has great
descriptions and links for all major holidays celebrated in the U.S.
KIDPROJ Multi-Cultural Calendar
is organized by month, country, and holiday to help students learn
about holidays from around the world.
en otros idiomas
learn how to say "Bow-tie"
in other languages at this Spanish web site dedicated to the Bow-tie!
Shoecabbage Page: Fun with words in different languages
"shoecabbage" is a word in another language with the same
sound as a word in English, but different meaning. For example, in
French, the word chou (pronouced
like the English word "shoe") means "cabbage"!
Can you think of your own example?
YOU in many languages
name in Heiroglyphs (Nom en hieroglyphes)
French/English bilingual site will draw your name as it would have
been written by Ptolemaic Egyptians!