Overview of Mango and Ancestry

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Overview of Mango and Ancestry

  1. 1. Great for assisting with learning a foreign language or to start a new language from scratch.
  2. 2. Over 45 Different Languages offered forspeakers of English. ESL courses offered in 14 languages.
  3. 3. • Mango offers both basic (for short conversations) and complete lessons (an in depth program that teaches comprehensive grammar)• Lessons are available for download or you can set up an account to mark your progress.• Library Edition is also available as an Android or iPhone app which allows for ‘on-the-go’ translations.
  4. 4. Setting Up an account• Creating a Mango language account is very easy. It requires an email account and password.• Once an account has been established, lessons can be stopped and started at your leisure.
  5. 5. Lessons• Begin with very basic words and phrases:
  6. 6. Lessons• More advanced phrases are introduced conversationally
  7. 7. Lessons• Additional grammar and cultural notes appear when necessary
  8. 8. Mango Library App• The app is very easy to use and has many of the same features as the full version• Login information is the same as well, to help keep track of the lesson plans
  9. 9. Great tool for tracing family lines and genealogical studies.
  10. 10. Overview• Search historical records such as census, birth and death, and immigration lists• Library edition has some minor differences from the mass market version—including differences in databases searched and inability to construct online family trees
  11. 11. Searching• The best search techniques with Ancestry tend to be more broad in nature.• Soundex and wild card search techniques are also available.
  12. 12. Results• Most results contain original scanned documents with ability to scan entirety of original item• Family names and related documents are linked within the record to provide more relevant results

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