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ALL runs events across the country, ranging from big national events like the annual Language World conference to small events for local networks.

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Language World

Language World is ALL’s national conference for teachers of languages. Join your subject community to celebrate language teaching and learning!

Language World 2017

Language World 2016

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ALL’s local groups, members and partners often run challenges and competitions for language learners in their local area, or at a regional or national level.

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Latest competitions

Nihongo Cup 2017

Applications for the Japanese Speech Contest, the Nihongo Cup, are now open. Details: The contest is split into three categories: Key Stage 3, Key Stages 4 and 5 Pre-GCSE and Key Stages 4 and 5 Post-GCSE. Please click here to see the Nihongo Cup Information and Rules....

Oxford German Olympiad Competition 2017

Every year, the Oxford German Network calls all young learners of German to participate in its national German competition, the Oxford German Olympiad. In 2016/2017, they would like to explore German peoples, languages and culture beyond the borders of Germany: their...

Oxford University Spanish Flash Fiction Competition

Did you know that the shortest story in Spanish is only seven words long? Here it is: ‘Cuando despertó, el dinosaurio todavía estaba allí’ (Augusto Monterroso, “El dinosaurio”). Write a story in Spanish of not more than 100 words, and send it to...