Learning words and phrases online.




At LanguageHelpers we provide simple language translations for learning words and phrases. The site has been structured into three area's

  • Quick Phrases - Translations from French, German, Latvian, Russian and Spanish into English are available and include a written example of pronunciation.
  • Phrase Books - These translations have been uploaded by language tutors from around the world. Many of the words & phrases include an audio recording. This area also includes the original Latvian & Russian language helpers, written in Flash, which give a very user friendly road to learning  simple Latvian and Russian.
  • Learn English - We felt providing English translations to foriengers would be a useful step by brining the multi lingual world closer together. Our hope is that we can bring the knowledge from around the world to share with others.


Alphabets are your first step to learning a new language. It's important to understand how a letter sounds to help you pronounce a word correctly.

We have two alphabets recorded for you to listen too.

The Latvian Alphabet

The Russian Alphabet


Translation Dictionaries

Looking for a new French, German or Italian word. You may find it with the word searches below.


English to French

English to German

English to Italian


Language Facts

Every language has a story. A begining and a time line of change. We can learn a lot from where a language has been and these pages will give you a starting point of discovery.

Arabic Language Facts

Chinese Language Facts

French Language Facts

German Language Facts

Italian Language Facts

Latvian Language Facts

Russian Language Facts

Spanish Language Facts


Basic Mandarin

We have recently added a new basic Mandarin page which we will be updating with the most common words and phrases for refference when learning this popular language.


Learn Basic Mandarin


The Original Language Helpers started with two online language programs. Both of these programs require a flash player which is not suitable for Andriod and IOS devices but still play on a desktop PC running Windows, Mac or Linux.

The Original Latvian Language Helper

The Original Russian Language Helper