Alternatives to Duolingo for all platforms with any license

  • Anki

    Anki is a program which makes remembering things easy. Because it is a lot more efficient than traditional study methods, you can either greatly decrease your time spent...

    • Duolingo teaches grammar, unlike Anki. Anki is flash card software. Duolingo's Tinycards service ( is flash cards. Guest • May 2017 • 16 agrees and 2 disagrees Disagree   Agree
    • Anki is great, but it's for learning anything yourself. If you want to learn a language with Anki, you'll still need a book or something to learn the grammar. Duolingo is very accessible and you can read about the grammar before you do a lesson. It's actually a great combinations. Duolingo for learning the grammar, Anki for studying words. Guest • Jan 2018 • 5 agrees and 0 disagrees Disagree   Agree

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  • Memrise

    Learn a new language with games, humorous chatbots and over 30,000 native speaker videos.

    • Real spaced repetition algorithm for reviewing words: The algorithm seems have been slightly improved (adding shorter intervals). 6-step process for learning (planting) words is better than the DuoLingo approach which often just throws the new/unknown words as orange (without pictures) into a typed translation practice exercise. Guest • Dec 2016 • 2 agrees and 1 disagrees Disagree   Agree
    • Memrise only teaches vocabulary. Guest • May 2017 • 1 agrees and 0 disagrees Disagree   Agree

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  • Lingvist

    Lingvist is the fastest and most effective way to learn a new language. Learn words and phrases that are statistically relevant and used every day around the world. A...

    • It caps your learning at 3000 words while Duolingo is completely free, with no cap on vocabulary or any basic functionality. The only cost comes from buying additional services like Tinycards, etc. Guest • May 2018 Disagree   Agree

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  • Rosetta Stone

    Rosetta Stone is the worlds #1 language-learning software. Our comprehensive foreign language program provides language learning for individuals and language learning...

    • I like Rosetta Stone. It is very good to use this program when you only start learning a language. Amazing is that you don't need to translate it to your native language. You learn it as a child his first language. And it is good for pronunciation. But it is very expensive. alex82231Jun 2018 • 0 agrees and 2 disagrees Disagree   Agree

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  • Mondly

    Learn 33 languages in 500 bite-size lessons and 14 conversational modules. Be on your way to fluency by mastering the most essential 5000 words and phrases spoken by...

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  • LinguaLeo

    LinguaLeo - online service for the study and practice of the English language, both for adults and for children. A smart pet Leo tells what action is best suited to...

    Freemium Web Android iPhone

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  • Flowlingo

    Enjoy learning a language. Immerse yourself in TV, movies, music, books, news, blogs, and more. All for free.

    • It makes language learning fun so I stick with it. mattwkApr 2018 Disagree   Agree

    Free Web Android iPhone Android Tablet iPad

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  • AnkiApp

    AnkiApp is a simple, efficient, flashcard app that lets you study at your own pace, whenever you have time. Study sessions are as quick as 1 minute or less. It works on...

    Commercial $ $ $ Mac Windows Web Android iPhone ... Android Tablet Windows Phone iPad Kindle Fire

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  • Drops

    Word by word, Drops helps you learn new vocabulary through fun, fast-paced games with simple mnemonic images in just 5 minutes a day.

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about Duolingo · Jan 2017 · Helpful Not helpful Report as spam

This is also available free in the Kindle Store.