Free translations, guides, books and, er, sex

I've been meaning to share these links for a while: Phrases: translations of useful phrases to and from any two of 14 languages - with a special focus on formal writing (business and academic). is also offering downloadable travel survival guides - but they don't contain any information on pronunciation, so in my view their use is limited.

Lit Drift: a website about fiction-writing, notable for its 'Free Book Fridays' - "the best titles in indie publishing for the low low price of nothing". Oh, you can also follow Lit Drift on Twitter. Somewhat surprisingly, the site is blocked at work:

The Lit Drift website is blocked because it falls into the category of 'sex'

1 comment:

Anonymous said...

On odd occasions over the last few months, I have published some stories over at where my username is "Zerrakhi".

I've also created and judged my own writing competitions on the site. The latter is sometimes almost like subediting in the way that I analyse the entries before making my judgement.