Easy Daily Reading in Foreign Languages

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One thing that is helpful in learning a language is to do some simple daily reading in that language. This wiki page attempts to compile a list of websites that have easy readings in different languages. Some ideas of things to list are blogs, simple news sites, podcasts, videocasts, and Google Plus communities.

Feel free to add additional languages in alphabetical order.

Software Resources

  • Google Reader -- an RSS reader that allows you to subscribe to blogs (unfortunately, Google Reader has been discontinued here an alternative Feedreader.com)
  • Pocket -- read online articles offline
  • Miro -- subscribe to video channels
  • Beyond Pod -- podcasting for Android
  • add more here

Multiple Languages

  • Wikipedia has versions in many languages. You can download articles for offline reading with Pocket or one of the Wikipedia apps for mobile devices.

Arabic

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Dutch

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Esperanto

French

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German

Intermediate and difficult:

Greek

Ancient

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Modern

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Hebrew

Ancient

  • todo

Modern

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Hindi

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Italian

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Japanese

  • http://www3.nhk.or.jp/news/easy/ --Daily news article. Not always that easy, but they gloss difficult words in simpler Japanese. There's also a recording of the article so you can listen as you read.

Latin

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Mandarin

Simple

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Traditional

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Portuguese

Spanish

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Thai

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