Learning to Speak English Made Easy
New ESL Resource Now Available in 24 Languages
The Round Rock Public Library offers a new resource for those wishing to learn English. Round Rock Public Libary card holders now have access to a 24 English as a Second Language audio compact discs sets. Each two volume set contains 1000 words that are commonly used in English and all translators are educated native speakers.
â€śWe are happy that we are now better equipped to serve our users with library materials in the languages they need,â€ť said Dale Ricklefs, Director of the Round Rock Public Library. â€śThe new languages available represent some of the fastest-growing populations in our community including Arabic, Chinese, Hindi, Japanese, Korean, Russian, Spanish, Tagalog, and Vietnamese.â€ť
The addition of this collection was made possible by a grant from the Round Rock Chaparral Womenâ€™s Club.
Posted: Monday, November 23, 2009