Free Audio Language Lessons

Free Audio Language Lessons

14 Free Linguaphone Language Lessons

A few months ago we added some high quality language learning courses to our site from Linguaphone. We've now added 14 high quality language learning lessons which you can download absolutely free from each course. You can browse all the free lessons along with their courses here:

Download Linguaphone Free Language Lessons & Language Learning Courses

Along with these free lessons Linguaphone has also significantly reduced their prices for their audio courses on download, offering their PDQ series at $29.95 now and their comprehensive allTalk courses at $199.95 (over 40% off their CD price of $349.95).

Linguaphone is a world-leading provider of self-study and classroom-based language courses that have been helping people successfully learn a new language for over 100 years! Linguaphone's listen/understand/speak methodology goes beyond other popular language learning programs by engaging listeners with native speakers who teach through story-lines for added interest and are accompanied by written materials for maximum comprehension and correct pronunciation.

We currently feature their PDQ series & their allTalk series of language learning courses on audio download. For starters we feature their PDQ entry level courses in 10 languages. These courses are designed for beginners to a language who want to learn the basics of communicating in a foreign language and for people who are traveling or spending holidays abroad. Each PDQ course features 8 units for four hours of audio learning along with an accompanying full color supplemental PDF book to follow along with. The PDQ courses are offered in Arabic, French, German, Greek, Italian, Portuguese, Russian, Spanish, Thai, and Turkish. Download one of these free lessons today:

Arabic PDQ Free Unit 1
French PDQ Free Unit 1
German PDQ Free Unit 1
Greek PDQ Free Unit 1
Italian PDQ Free Unit 1
Portuguese PDQ Free Unit 1
Russian PDQ Free Unit 1
Spanish PDQ Free Unit 1
Thai PDQ Free Unit 1
Turkish PDQ Free Unit 1

The next set of courses we offer are the most comprehensive all-audio language learning courses currently available on audio download. Linguaphone's allTalk series features 16 hours of language learning on audio where you will learn starting from a beginner/basic level of speaking and advance to a high-intermediate to low-advanced level of speaking. The allTalk series follows a story-line for enjoyable comprehension and before you know it you'll have mastered 3000+ words of vocabulary. The allTalk series is available in French, German, Italian, & Spanish. These are Linguaphone's best selling courses and they are the ultimate way to learn a language while on the go. Download the first lesson from these courses for free:

French allTalk Free Lesson 1
German allTalk Free Lesson 1
Italian allTalk Free Lesson 1
Spanish allTalk Free Lesson 1

Good luck with learning a new language and let us know if you have any questions!

From the Vaults of Random House

At LearnOutLoud we've rapidly been adding new MP3 audio book downloads from the world's largest audio book publisher: Random House Audio. We now feature over 300 of their most popular audio books. You can check them all out here:

Browse Random House Audio Downloads

Random House Audio publishes many of the most popular audio books in the world covering categories which range from business & technology to self development to history to literature. Here are some highlights by category:

Self Development:

Ageless Body, Timeless Mind by Deepak Chopra

The Anatomy of Hope: How People Prevail in the Face of Illness by Jerome Groopman

Character Is Destiny: Inspiring Stories Every Young Person Should Know and Every Adult Should Remember by John McCain & Mark Salter

The Exhaustion Cure: Up Your Energy from Low to Go in 21 Days by Laura Stack

The Fast Track One-Day Detox Diet by Ann Louise Gittleman

Gift from the Sea by Anne Morrow Lindbergh

Golf for Enlightenment by Deepak Chopra

I Need Your Love, Is That True? by Byron Katie

It's Called a Breakup Because It's Broken: The Smart Girl's Break-Up Buddy Greg Behrendt and Amiira Ruotola-Behrendt

Life Is Not a Stress Rehearsal by Loretta LaRoche

Living a Life That Matters: Resolving the Conflict Between Conscience and Success by Rabbi Harold Kushner

The Lord Is My Shepherd: The Healing Wisdom of the Twenty-Third Psalm by Rabbi Harold Kushner

The New Rules of Marriage: What You Need to Know to Make Love Work by Terrence Real

Overcoming Life's Disappointments by Rabbi Harold Kushner

The Seven Spiritual Laws for Parents by Deepak Chopra

The South Beach Heart Program by Dr. Arthur Agatston

Wisdom of Our Fathers by Tim Russert

Business & Finance:

The Future for Investors by Jeremy J. Siegel

It Pays to Talk: How to Have the Essential Conversations with Your Family About Money and Investing by Charles Schwab & Carrie Schwab-Pomerantz

Make Money, Not Excuses by Jean Chatzky

A Peacock in the Land of Penguins by Warren H. Schmidt


Conduct Under Fire: Four American Doctors and Their Fight for Life as Prisoners of the Japanese, 1941-45 by John A. Glusman

Dean and Me by Jerry Lewis with James Kaplan

The Disappointment Artist: Selected Essays by Jonathan Lethem

Don't Get Too Comfortable: The Indignities of Coach Class, The Torments of Low Thread Count, The Never- Ending Quest for Artisanal Olive Oil, and Other First World Problems by David Rakoff

Dreams from My Father by Barack Obama

Elizabeth and Mary: Cousins, Rivals, Queens by Jane Dunn

Every Second Counts by Lance Armstrong with Sally Jenkins

Franklin and Winston by Jon Meacham

A Long Way Gone: Memoirs of a Boy Soldier by Ishmael Beah

Longitude: The True Story of a Lone Genius Who Solved the Greatest Scientific Problem of His Time by Dava Sobel

My Life by Bill Clinton, read by Bill Clinton

Never Have Your Dog Stuffed: And Other Things I've Learned by Alan Alda

Sinatra: The Life by Anthony Summers

A Slave No More: Two Men Who Escaped to Freedom, Including Their Own Narratives of Emancipation by David Blight

Theodore Rex by Edmund Morris


Adventure Capitalist by Jim Rogers

The City of Falling Angels by John Berendt

Horatio's Drive: America's First Road Trip by Dayton Duncan with Ken Burns

In a Sunburned Country by Bill Bryson

Wandering Home: A Long Walk Across Vermont's Champlain Valley and New York's Adirondacks by Bill McKibben


The Crisis of Islam: Holy War and Unholy Terror by Bernard Lewis

Don't Know Much About History by Kenneth C. Davis

Flags of Our Fathers by James Bradley

Flu: The Story of the Great Influenza Pandemic of 1918 and the Search for the Virus that Caused It by Tom Brokaw

Intelligence in War: Knowledge of the Enemy from Napoleon to Al-Qaeda by John Keegan

Lusitania: An Epic Tragedy by Diana Preston

A Short History of Nearly Everything by Bill Bryson, read by Bill Bryson


Cormac McCarthy Value Collection: All the Pretty Horses, The Crossing, Cities of the Plain by Cormac McCarthy, Read by Brad Pitt

Diary by Chuck Palahniuk

The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy (Unabridged) by Douglas Adams

Lunar Park by Bret Easton Ellis

The March by E.L. Doctorow

Memoirs of a Geisha by Arthur Golden

Villages by John Updike

A Widow for One Year by John Irving

Browse these and over 100 more Random House Audio titles available on MP3 download. And keep checking back at this link:


As we'll be adding hundreds of more Random House Audio downloads in the coming weeks!

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