Get ready for your business trip or vacation with these programs recommended by Porfolio.
- Pimsleur Approach: 10-day courses offered in 40 languages.
- Rosetta Stone: Promises competence in 2 weeks in 30 languages.
- Teach Yourself: CDs and books offer 200 languages at varying speeds.
- Unforgettable Languages: Links foreign words with English mental imagery. Promises 100 words an hour in any of 30 languages.
- Berlitz: Classic conversational method offers 50 languages, one-on-one or in groups, in person or online.
- Living Languages: Recordings and books teach 22 languages in six weeks.
- Assimil: Offers 9 languages in a conservative 4 to 6 weeks.