Let’s take a look at some of the most Popular iOS and Android Apps to Learn English Language:
This simple app teaches you every letter in the English alphabet. Students can tap a letter they want to learn about, and the app will tell them what the letter means, examples of how it is used and what it sounds like in different words. Then you can do exercises, flashcards and puzzles with each letter. To help students write the letters, the app offers a tracing program for practice.
Hello-Hello English was built in part by the American Council on the Teaching of Foreign Languages.. It comes with 30 conversational lessons based on real-life situations. Animated lessons, games and exercises allow students to practice speaking, writing, reading and listening skills. You will find the app for Android here.
SpeakingPal English Tutor is an interactive app that uses a mobile phone’s speech recognition capability. It features a series of 5-minute mini-lessons, dialogues, interactive exercises, role-playing and language activities. It is available on iPhone and Android for free.
This app features 20 lessons, each with video dialogue, conversation listening and reading, comprehension, vocabulary and sentence completion. This is a great app for students who wish to practice more conversational English. Its available for download on iTunes.
My favorite iOS app to improve your conversational skills.
Through comprehensive vocabulary, dialogue and interactive tests, students will learn more than 3,000 words and expressions. It is available for download on iPhone (including iOS 4, optimized for retina display), iPad, iPod touch and Android. It comes with 20 free learning units, with full content available for purchase.
For beginning to advanced English learners, this app features a podcast for ESL students. Each podcast episode can be translated to native language and comes with a detailed learning guide. You can socialize and comment with other students to discuss the episodes. Available for Android only!
Voxy is suited for both the beginner and advanced learner. It creates personalized lessons which adapt based on the student’s level, interests and goals. Tests focus on the words and phrases students are exposed to throughout the course and if they pass, they get an award. It can be downloaded for free on iPhone andAndroid.
10. Grammar App HD
The Grammar App HD uses a new approach – that of an interactive book with an easy to learn format, and a simple step by step guide. The app also includes a quick check while taking a tutorial to test your understanding of what you just read.