X hits on this document

18 views

0 shares

0 downloads

0 comments

4 / 7

Joseph M. Terantino

Emerging Technologies: YouTube for Foreign Languages

performances. Consider the African music video AFRICAN MUSIC - h phop rom Tanzania, Live in Denmark

  • -

    Mzungu Kichaa (SWAHILI) or the French play L'ETRANGER de Albert Camus - Live Theatre (French

Language), stemming from the literary work of Albert Camus. Table 1. Overview of YouTube Videos for Less Commonly Taught Languages

Arabic

Learn Arabic Letters of the Alphabet, Alif Ba.tv

Video clip from Alifba.tv site for teaching Arabic to children

Chinese

Learn Chinese , Hobbies in Mandarin

Creative instructional video for Chinese hobby vocabulary

Hebrew

Learn Hebrew - Animals

Picture-based video for Hebrew animal vocabulary

Japanese

Learn Japanese - Learn to Introduce Yourse f in Japanese!

Instructional video for Japanese with focus on grammar and pronunciation

Korean

Learn Korean - Learn How to Read and Write Hangul

Instructional video for Korean-Hangul characters

Language

Video

Description

Russian

Learn Russian: Food (Russian vocabulary)

Instructional video with a focus on pronunciation for Russian food vocabulary

Swahili

Swahili - Learn the Greetings & Intros

Series of instructional videos for Swahili

Portuguese Learn Portuguese Language Phrases - Us ful

Expressions

Text-based video for Portuguese expressions accompanied by music

Table 2. Overview of YouTube Videos for Cultural Information

Cultural Information

Cultural Artifacts

Videos Travel Documentary - Journey to East A rica (Kenya)

German culture

History

The story of India - amazing BBC documentary series part (1 of 7)

EGYPT - Mother of the World

Politics

ABC television interview with Hugo Chavez

20/20 Fidel Castro interview - Barbara Walters [4of6]

Popular Figures

SIGMA - 淚奔 Running with Tears MV (English subs + Pinyin + Chinese) French bestselling author, in a New York state of mind

Traditions

Introduction to Manga

Description

Video clip of one man’s travels through Kenya Pictorial look at Germany’s culture and history Documentary of India’s history with a look at historical events Pictorial look at Egypt’s culture and history Video clip of Barbara Walter’s interview with Hugo Chavez Video clip of Barbara Walter’s interview with Fidel Castro Popular Chinese music video

Video clip of brief interview with French author Marc Levy Video focusing on Japanese Manga comics

La Tomatina - Spain

Documentary of Spain’s annual tradition

Language Learning & Technology

13

Document info
Document views18
Page views18
Page last viewedMon Dec 05 18:37:30 UTC 2016
Pages7
Paragraphs152
Words3171

Comments