Today is Wednesday, Feb. 13, 2019. Here’s what you need to know:
Want to brush up on your Spanish or German without sacrificing precious movie-watching time? Look no further than Netflix.
A new Google Chrome extension lets users combine Netflix and language studies by letting users watch with two sets of subtitles. The extension, , doesn’t just show two sets of subtitles – it lets users select their skill level and gray out more difficult words.
The extension lets users take advantage of Netflix’s extensive language catalogue, reported. It includes Danish, Dutch, English, French, German, Italian, Norwegian, Portuguese, Spanish, Swedish, and Turkish.
Users can also change the dialogue speed and even play it back to pick up on phrases and vocabulary.
A is also available from Language Learning with Netflix to help users pick the best movies.
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News from The Post:
Students and professors discuss how the university’s reputation has been affected following the #MeToo movement and the university’s response to distinguished alumni’s sexual harassment allegations. (The Post)
Procrastinating on Valentine’s Day date ideas? The Post has got you covered. (
You can rock out and support Planned Parenthood at The Union this Friday. (
Scores and Game Times:
Here’s where the women’s basketball team stands after its win over Central Michigan. ()
Men’s basketball faced off the Eastern Michigan Eagles last night. (
Hockey’s final league series is this weekend. Here’s where they sit in the league before they play against Iowa State. (
Podcasts from The Post:
Hosts DJ and Jayse discussed salary negotiation with Dr. Geneva Murray of the Women’s Center on this week’s episode of Tea’d. (
No, the weather still doesn’t know what it’s doing. There will be a high of 40 degrees today with a chance of snow in the early morning. ()
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McDonald’s fabled Donut Sticks are finally coming. ()
A 400-year-old tree worth more than $100,000 has been stolen. Its owners are urging the thieves to water it. ()