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On the Internet

Language Strategy Use Inventory from the Center for Advanced Research on Language Acquisition

Ensuring Language Learning Success from Kutztown University Language Resource Center

CeLTA Language Learner Training modules from the Center for Language Teaching Advancement

#11 What does it take to learn a language well? from the podcast "The Five Minute Linguist"

The Savvy Language Learner (infographic)

38 Language-Learning Experts Reveal Their Favorite Methods for Learning Vocabulary

At the University of Houston

The Language Commons (LC) supports the study of world languages, literatures, film, and cultures at UH. It is open to students and faculty in the Department of Hispanic Studies and the Department of Modern and Classical Languages. At the LC you can study, use computers, print for your classes, watch foreign films, check out camcorders for class projects, and even charge your phone. Additionally, the LC offers workshops for students on technologies for language study and strategies for becoming a more successful language learner. Drop in during open hours to check out the resources!

Practice your speaking and listening skills by matching up with a conversation partner at UH! This is one of the best ways to improve your conversational abilities in another language.

In Houston

Check out the Language Commons Community page for information on local cultural centers, conversation exchange groups, and events related to the language you're learning.