The only way to become fluent in a language is to actively mimic the speech sounds of native speakers. Idahosa (ee-DAO-ssah) Ness has developed a language learning system based on music and mimicry.
Hubii is a map based newspaper browser. Filter by category, language, time or region or use the heatmap. [blog]
How new words are created - just one section of a site that charts 'How English went from an obscure Germanic dialect to a global language'.