Foreign Language Video Instruction is a collection of video clips in which native speakers elaborate on a wide variety of topics about their culture¸ family¸ daily life¸ and more. Each video clip is accompanied by a description of its contents¸ the country of the speaker¸ and additional grammar and vocabulary notes. These videos are produced by the ViewPoints Project of the Five Colleges of Ohio consortium
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