Wednesday, January 28, 2015

Pronunciator language instruction database has health care!

Pronunciator provides online language lessons - over 80 languages!

Each language comes with
  • audio lessons
  • interactive quizzes
  • music and movie
AND a 6 week healthcare course designed to teach front-line providers to communicate more effectively with non-English speaking patients and families.  Learn phrases for greetings, etiquette, body parts, health care terms, and more.

A free account is required (in addition to your UNCG computer account if you're off campus), and a web browser with Flash and with Javascript enabled.  The company also provides apps.

Want to practice offline? The company allows each patron to download up to 90 mp3 audio lessons and 10 e-Phrasebooks per month.