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Language Learning Apps

Language learning has never been more accessible with the advent of dedicate language learning software, sites, and services. From commercial suites such as the well known Rosetta Stone, to sites dedicated to language learning that exploded in popularity like Duolingo and Memrise, there are more options to ease your way into the world of learning a new language than ever before!

    • FreemiumProprietary
    • Android
    • iPhone
    Smigin gets you speaking another language fast by focusing more on conversation and less on grammar. It’s language for real life.
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    • Online
    • Android
    • iPhone
    • iPad
    iKnow offers science-based learning of Japanese, Chinese, and English iKnow tracks your progress on every item (such as a word or phrase) and calculates the optimum moment for you to study.
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    • FreeOpen Source
    • Android
    • Android Tablet
    Typhon is a free, open-source ebook reader that allows you to keep your reading progress synchronized across multiple devices. It adds a Rikai-like feature for Japanese dictionary lookup.
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  1. LEARN ENGLISH WITH THE # 1 APP FOR LANGUAGE LEARNING ON ITUNES Top-Selling English course in US, UK, Italy, Spain, France, Germany, Brazil, China, Russia, etc Research-based methodology developed in collaboration with the most prestigious institution for language teachers...
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  2. Multilingual is app to learn multiple foreign languages at one place for free. Practice your speaking, reading, listening and writing skills with Multilingual. This helps helps in improving one's vocabulary and grammar skills by answering questions and giving tests.
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    • FreemiumProprietary
    • Android
    • iPhone
    • Android Tablet
    • iPad
    Research-based methodology developed in collaboration with the most prestigious institution for language teachers and professionals: The American Council on the Teaching of Foreign Languages – ACTFL - INNOVATIVE METHODOLOGY: Developed in collaboration with ACTFL - The...
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  3. WordSwing is an online tool for practicing languages and a data-driven system for optimizing and personalizing language study. It is a platform for learning how languages are learned. We hope WordSwing will be a central component of your language-learning toolkit.
  4. Free and open source tutor. Helps you learn for your tests and check your knowledge, in a variety of subjects (e.g. topography, languages and touch-typing). One just needs to enter the questions and the answers, or download them from the internet.
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  5. Learn languages with your favorite texts, ebooks and videos.
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  6. Learn or teach Russian. Grammatica turns any Russian text into learning material
  7. *** One of the best educational apps of the year - Apple (iTunes Rewind) ***
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  8. Bilingua is your language exchange & learning companion. It connects you with other users who are fluent in a language you are learning, and makes sure to match you based on similar interests or personalities.
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    • FreemiumProprietary
    • Online
    • Android
    Complete suite to Learn Japanese ! JA Sensei provides clear Japanese lessons and numerous interactive exercises to learn Hiragana, Katakana, Kanji, Japanese vocabulary, Japanese phrases for your trips, numbers, verbs, etc.
  9. *** One of the best educational apps of the year - Apple (iTunes Rewind) ***
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    • FreemiumProprietary
    • Online
    • Android
    • iPhone
    • Software as a Service (SaaS)
    The OPLingo Reading Tool works on over 100 languages. Read without breaking your rhythm - get definitions for words and phrases on the fly. Words are color coded as unknown, known and learning, and detailed stats are kept.