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Effective English is described as 'This will help your child in confidence with learning about phonics AtoZ in English. This is perfect for first language or ESL learners in home schooling. Help your child to pick up common phonics AtoZ words while being immersed with many challenges' and is a language learning tool in the education & reference category. There are more than 50 alternatives to Effective English for a variety of platforms, including Android, iPhone, Online / Web-based, iPad and Android Tablet. The best alternative is Duolingo, which is free. Other great apps like Effective English are Memrise, Rosetta Stone, Drops and Busuu.

Effective English alternatives are mainly Language Learning Tools but may also be Flashcard Learning Tools or Translators. Filter by these if you want a narrower list of alternatives or looking for a specific functionality of Effective English.
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  1. Duolingo icon

    Duolingo

    • Online
    • Android
    • iPhone
    • Android Tablet
    • Windows Phone
    • iPad
    201 alternatives to Duolingo 

    Join over 300 million learners on Duolingo, the most popular way to learn languages! It’s free, fun and effective. The secret? Duolingo feels like a game and makes sure you stay motivated.

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    1.  GamificationDuolingo makes use of game-design elements such as point scoring, competition, achievements, etc.
    2.  CrowdsourcedDuolingo uses suggestions, information, etc., from a large group of people to improve the quality of the content.
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    • Memrise icon

      Memrise

      • Online
      • Android
      • iPhone
      • Android Tablet
      • iPad
      226 alternatives to Memrise 

      Have fun while learning a foreign language with Memrise. The more you enjoy learning, the more (and quicker) your skills will develop. This is why entertainment mixed with real-life, relevant content is at the very core of the Memrise language learning experience.

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      1.  GamificationMemrise makes use of game-design elements such as point scoring, competition, achievements, etc.
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      Rosetta Stone

      • Android
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      • Android Tablet
      • iPad
      • Apple Watch
      • Software as a Service (SaaS)
      167 alternatives to Rosetta Stone 

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

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      1.  Ad-freeRosetta Stone doesn't contain any form of external advertising.
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    • Drops icon

      Drops

      • Android
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      • Android Tablet
      • iPad
      • Apple Watch
      174 alternatives to Drops 

      Drops takes “boring” out of language learning: useful vocabulary is beamed into your memory via gorgeous minimalist illustrations and fast paced micro-games.

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    • Busuu icon

      Busuu

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      • Android
      • iPhone
      • Android Tablet
      • iPad
      130 alternatives to Busuu 

      Learn Spanish, French, Italian, German, English, Chinese and 6 other languages. Language learning is simple, fun and effective with Busuu. You can even fit language learning into your daily schedule with the help of our study plan.

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      LingQ

      • Online
      • Android
      • iPhone
      • Android Tablet
      • iPad
      62 alternatives to LingQ 

      Learn languages by immersing yourself in a world of interesting, authentic content! Start with easy beginner lessons but quickly progress into learning languages from interesting, authentic content. 1000s of hours of lessons, podcasts, books, interviews and more, all with...

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      Learning with Texts

      • Mac
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      • Linux
      66 alternatives to Learning with Texts 

      Learning with Texts (LWT) is a free tool for Language Learning by reading & listening to texts, saving & reviewing vocab. Prerequisites are an installed LAMP/WAMP/MAMP (local web server & database) software and a modern web browser.

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      1.  PortableLearning with Texts can be used from a USB stick or similar with no prior installation.
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    • Mondly icon

      Mondly

      • Online
      • Android
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      • Android Tablet
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      • Apple Watch
      113 alternatives to 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 professional voice actors.

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      Toucan Language Learning

      • Online
      • Microsoft Edge
      • Google Chrome
      • Firefox
      168 alternatives to Toucan Language Learning 

      Toucan will teach you Spanish, German, Italian, Portuguese and French without ever opening a textbook.

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      PIMSLEUR UNLIMITED

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      • Windows
      73 alternatives to PIMSLEUR UNLIMITED 

      Pimsleur Unlimited combines the interactivity of software-based learning tools with the convenience and power of the portable Pimsleur Method

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