Free language lesson podcasts

Great language lesson resources for online or offline learning

Interested in learning a language? Whether it's to get more out of travel or increase your linguistic skills: learning another language can be a huge benefit.

Listed below in alphabetical order are a number of language podcasts with short descriptions. To the right are columns indicating if they are paid or free.

 


List of learn a language podcasts


Click a letter to quickly jump to that languages podcasts e.g. N = Nepalese, Norwegian.

A B C D E F G H I J
K L M N O P Q R S T
U V W X Y Z        

(A)
   

Free Arabic Language Lessons

   
Arabic Language Lessons (Jordanian) - Peace Corps Free  
Arabic lessons - L-Ceps Free  
Arabic Pod 101 - podcasts Free  
Arabic Survival Phrases - Basics
Free
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(B)
   

Free Bulgarian Language Lessons

   
Bulgarian Survival Phrases Free  
Bulgarian Pod 101 - podcasts Free  
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(C)
   

Free Catalan Language Lessons

   
One Minute Catalan - iTunes Free  
     
Free Cantonese Language Lessons    
Cantonese Pod 101 - podcast Free  
     
Free Chinese Language Lessons    
Beginners Chinese - iTunes Free  
Chinese Learn Online - iTunes Free  
Chinese Lessons with Serge Melnyk - iTunes Free  
Chinese Pod 101 - podcast Free  
Mandarin Chinese - Peace Corps Free  
One Minute Mandarin Free  
Survival Chinese - Phrases Free  
     

Free Croatian Language Lessons

   
Croatian World Nomads Podcast Free  
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(D)
   

Free Danish Language Lessons

   
One Minute Danish - iTunes Free  
     

Free Dutch Language Lessons

   
Dutch Pod 101 - podcast Free  
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(E)
   

Free English Language Podcasts

 
A 4 esl.org - resources Free  
BBC Learning English - practice Free  
Business English - iTunes Free  
Easy World of English Free  
English in the Real World - business English Free  
English Pod 101 - podcast Free  
ESL Cafe - resources Free  
GCF Learn Free - practice Free  
Grammar Girl - iTunes - grammar lessons Free  
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(F)
   

Free Finnish Language Podcasts

 
Finnish Pod 101 - podcast Free  
Special Finnish - Lessons from Finnish radio Free  
     

Paid & Free French Language Podcasts

   
BBC Ma French - podcasts Free  
Daily French Pod - Free podcasts/pay for lessons Free Pay
French Pod 101 - podcasts Free  
French-Podcasts - podcasts Free  
Learn French by Podcast - paid lessons   Pay
Learn French with Daily Lessons - iTunes Free  
Native French Speech Podcast - iTunes Free  
The French Pod Class - iTunes Free  
     

Free Filipino Language Podcasts

   
Viloria Free  
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(G)
   

Free German Language Podcasts

 
BBC German - podcast lessons Free  
Deutsch – warum nicht? - 4 part introduction Free  
German Pod 101- podcast Free  
One Minute German - podcast Free  
     

Free Greek Language Podcasts

   
Greek Pod 101 - podcast Free  
Learning Greek - iTunes Free  
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(H)
   

Free Hebrew Language Podcasts

   
Elementary Hebrew - lessons Free  
Hebrew Journey - iTunes video Free  
Hebrew Pod 101 - podcasts Free  
     

Free Hindi Language Podcasts

   
Hindi Pod 101 - podcasts Free  
I Speak Hindi - travel lessons Free  
Namaste Dosti - podcasts Free  
World Nomads Learn Hindi - podcast Free  
     
Free Hungarian Language Podcasts    
Hungarian Pod 101 - podcast Free  
Let’s Learn Hungarian - podcasts Free  
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(I)
   

Free Icelandic Language Podcasts

   
Icelandic University Free  
     

Free Indonesian Language Podcasts

   
Indonesian Pod 101 - podcast Free  
Learning Indonesian - podcast Free  
World Nomads Indonesian - podcast Free  
     

Free Italian Language Podcasts

   
BBC Italian - lessons Free  
Italian Pod 101 - podcast Free  
Learn Italian Pod - podcasts Free  
Let’s Speak Italian - lessons Free  
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(J)
   

Free Japanese Language Podcasts

   
Japan Cast - video Free  
Japanese Pod 101 - podcasts Free  
NKK Japanese Lessons - podcasts Free  
Survival Phrases Japanese - travel phrases Free  
World Nomads Japanese - podcast Free  
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(K)
   
Free Khmer Language Podcasts    
World Nomads Khmer (Cambodian) - podcast Free  
     

Free Korean Language Podcasts

   
Korean Class 101 - lessons Free  
Korean Pod 101 - podcasts Free  
Survival Phrases Korean - travel phrases Free  
World Nomads Korean - podcast Free  
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(L)
   

Free Lao Language Podcasts

   
World Nomads Lao - podcast Free  
     

Free Latin Language Podcasts

   
Latinum - learning program Free  
Nightly Latin - news in Latin Free  
     

Free Lithuanian Language Podcasts

   
Lithuanian Out Loud - lessons Free  
     

Free Luxembourgish Language Podcasts

   
One Minute Luxembourgish - podcasts Free  
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(M)
   

Free Maori Language Podcasts

   
Toku Reo - lessons Free  
     

Free Malay Language Podcasts

   
World Nomads Malay - podcast Free  
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(N)
   

Free Norwegian Language Podcasts

   
Norwegian Pod 101 - podcast Free  
One minute Norwegian - podcast Free  
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(P)
   

Free Polish Language Podcasts

   
Polish Pod 101 - podcast Free  
     

Free Portuguese Language Podcasts

   
BBC Portuguese - podcasts Free  
Brazilian PodClass - lessons Free  
Brazilian Portuguese 101 - iTunes Video Free  
Portuguese Pod 101 - podcast Free  
World Nomads Portuguese - podcast Free  
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(R)
   

Free Russian Language Podcasts

   
A Taste of Russian - lessons Free  
Everyday Russian - iTunes Free  
Russian Pod 101 - podcast Free  
Speak Russian - lessons Free  
World Nomads Russian - podcast Free  
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(S)
   

Free Spanish Language Podcasts

   
5 Minute Spanish - podcast Free  
Coffee Break Spanish - lessons Free  
InstaSpanish - lessons Free  
Notes in Spanish - lessons Free  
Show Time Spanish - iTunes - intermediate Free  
Spanish Pod 101 - podcast Free  
     

Free Swahili Language Podcasts

   
World Nomads Swahili - podcast Free  
     

Free Swedish Language Podcasts

   
Swedish Ling Q - lessons Free  
Swedish Pod 101 - podcast Free  
Survival Phrases Swedish - travel phrases Free  
World Nomads Swedish - podcast Free  
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(T)
   

Free Thai Language Podcasts

   
Learn Thai Podcast - podcast lessons Free  
Survival Phrases Thai - travel phrases Free  
Thai Pod 101 - podcast Free  
World Nomads Thai - podcast Free  
     

Free Turkish Language Podcasts

   
One minute Turkish - lessons Free  
Turkish Class 101 - podcast Free  
World Nomads Turkish - podcast Free  
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(U)
   

Free Ukrainian Language Podcasts

   
Peace Corps Ukrainian - lessons Free  
     
Free Urdu Language Podcasts    
Urdu Alphabet Podcast - lessons Free  
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(V)
   

Free Vietnamese Language Podcasts

   
Survival Phrases Vietnamese - travel phrases Free  
Vietnamese Pod 101 - podcast Free  
World Nomads Vietnamese - podcast Free  
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(W)
   

Free Welsh Language Podcasts

   
Say Something in Welsh - lessons Free  
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(Y)
   

Free Yiddish Language Podcasts

   
Millie's Yiddish Class - lessons Free  
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(Z)
   

Free Zimbabwean Language Podcasts

   
BBC Zimbabwe (Shona) - podcast Free  
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