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Learn To Speak More Than One Language At A Time With These Fun Language Learning Apps

Learning a new language is not easy, but that doesn't mean it can't be fun. This collection of language learning apps will have you speaking Japanese, or at least mastering the basics, in no time. The apps are designed to help you learn the basics quickly and have fun while doing it.

Memrise: Language Learning
Drops: Learn 28 new languages

Best Apps

Highest scored apps in the category

A better way to learn



For those who want a fun method of learning a new language.

Duolingo is Apple's iPhone App of the Year!

Duolingo is the world's most popular way to learn languages with over 200 million users.

23 languages to choose from. Super fun and free — Spanish, French, German, Italian, Portuguese, Russian, Irish, Dutch, Danish, Swedish, Turkish, Norwegian, Polish, Hebrew, Esperanto, Vietnamese, Ukrainian, Welsh, Greek, Hungarian, Romanian, and Swahili. Oh, and English too.

"Far and...

A unique spin on learning languages
Memrise: Language Learning



Save the Alliance and learn a new language

Language learning isn't fun for everyone, but that might be because of how it's presented. Here's an app that turns the process into a game.

Drops: Learn 28 new languages
Drops: Learn 28 new languages

Drops: Learn 28 new languages


For those who want a language teaching app with visual learning and game-like practice lessons.

Available languages:
+ Korean
+ Japanese
+ Mandarin Chinese / Cantonese
+ Castilian Spanish / Latin-American Spanish
+ French
+ German
+ Dutch
+ Italian
+ Russian
+ European Portuguese / Brazilian Portuguese
+ Hebrew
+ Arabic
+ Turkish
+ Tagalog (Filipino)
+ Vietnamese
+ Indonesian
+ Danish
+ Swedish
+ Norwegian
+ Icelandic
+ Hungarian
+ Esperanto
+ Hindi
+ American English / British English

NEW: Augmented Reality (AR) - practice!
(AR mode is available on all iOS 11 devices that are powered by Apple’s...

busuu - Learn Languages
busuu - Learn Languages

busuu - Learn Languages

Busuu Limited

For those who want a language teaching app with practice lessons and support for Apple Watch.

Join 80 million busuu users waiting to help you learn a language!

Become a member of the busuu Community and have your speaking and writing exercises corrected by native speakers. Plus, you can help others in your native language!


"Top-notch design, user experience and content" - PC Mag UK

Bloomberg – Business Innovators 2016

“ Among all the language learning apps studied so...

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Apps with average score

Rosetta Stone
Rosetta Stone
Rosetta Stone

Rosetta Stone

Rosetta Stone, Ltd.

Learn Language with Rosetta Stone is a popular and reliable method for learning a new language. Choose from over 24 dialects from Spanish to German to Chinese. You will listen, read, and speak your way through the training with lessons based on everyday scenarios. You can sync with your devices...

Dictionary & Translator Pro
Dictionary & Translator Pro
Dictionary & Translator Pro

Dictionary & Translator Pro


Get the most useful bilingual dictionaries, thesaurus, translator, flashcards, phrasebook and widget! If you want to learn English, Spanish, French, German, Italian, Portuguese, Dutch, Greek, Russian, Chinese, Japanese, Korean, Indonesian, Turkish, Arabic, Hebrew, Hindi, Thai, Vietnamese, Czech, Finnish, Swedish, Croatian and Serbian the most effective way, there's no better choice...

Babbel – Learn Languages
Babbel – Learn Languages
Babbel – Learn Languages

Babbel – Learn Languages

Lesson Nine GmbH

Learn Spanish, French, Italian, German, and many more languages with Babbel. Developed by a team of language learning experts, Babbel has helped millions of people speak a new language with confidence.

Here’s what makes Babbel more effective than any other language learning app:

1. Confidence — Our goal is to...

Mondly: Learn 33 Languages
Mondly: Learn 33 Languages
Mondly: Learn 33 Languages

Mondly: Learn 33 Languages

ATi Studios

Join 25+ million people learning 33 languages for FREE with Mondly - named “App of the Year” 2017 by Facebook. Learn Spanish, English, French, German, Chinese, Japanese, Korean Arabic, Italian, Russian, Portuguese and many more. Get conversational fast with “the most fulsome app-learning experience” - Bloomberg.

Discover more languages: Norwegian, Danish,...

Innovative 101 Learn Languages
Innovative 101 Learn Languages
Innovative 101 Learn Languages

Innovative 101 Learn Languages

Innovative Language Learning USA LLC

Learn Spanish, English, French, German, Italian, Japanese, Chinese, Korean, Russian, Hebrew, Cantonese, Thai, Arabic, Portuguese, Dutch, Greek, Hindi, Polish, Swedish, Vietnamese, Indonesian, Filipino, Turkish, Persian, Norwegian, Finnish, Hungarian, Bulgarian, Swahili, Czech, Danish, Afrikaans, Romanian, and Urdu.

Learn 34 languages the fast, fun, and easy way with Innovative Language 101.

"This series...

Go Talk - Learn Languages
Go Talk - Learn Languages
Go Talk - Learn Languages

Go Talk - Learn Languages


Go Talk – learn any language when you're on the move - available across your iOS devices.
This travel-ready, easy to access language learning tool is simple and fun with immediate results.
You can start for FREE and then learn to speak more by upgrading to Go Talk Essentials or Premium.

Go Talk...

FluentU - Learn languages
FluentU - Learn languages
FluentU - Learn languages

FluentU - Learn languages


Tired of boring textbooks? FluentU brings language learning to life with real-world videos!

Learn Spanish, French, Mandarin Chinese, German, Japanese, English, Russian, Korean, and Italian with FluentU.

"Great app. To my knowledge the best on the market. You created something unique and new!"
- Felix Wedel

"It is more helpful than any other...

Mango Languages
Mango Languages
Mango Languages

Mango Languages

Creative Empire, LLC

Download the Mango Languages app to learn a new language on the go with hands-free features and offline accessibility. Prepare for business trips, family vacations, or study abroad with practical, conversation-based language lessons.


Try your first lesson in any language for free!

In our comprehensive course units, you’ll learn vocabulary, pronunciation,...

WordDive: Learn languages
WordDive: Learn languages
WordDive: Learn languages

WordDive: Learn languages


Learn English, Spanish, French, Italian, German, Russian, Swedish, Finnish and Estonian. WordDive gives you results fast! In 2015, the technology publication Red Herring chose WordDive as one of its Top 100 European startup companies. You can try WordDive free for two weeks without any commitments. WordDive has users in over...

Speaky - Language Exchange
Speaky - Language Exchange
Speaky - Language Exchange

Speaky - Language Exchange


Speaky is the perfect app to instantly practice languages with people around the world and for free.


1. Find the perfect language partners by browsing a worldwide community of language learners from more than 180 countries and native in more than 110 languages.

2. Instantly practice with your language...

Learn&Play Languages Beginner
Learn&Play Languages Beginner
Learn&Play Languages Beginner

Learn&Play Languages Beginner

CoolForest Publishing

5-Stars ***** from 20,000 total reviews worldwide. >2 million worldwide download.

Finally! Truly easier language learning. Combining THREE Proven Techniques into a Fun app :
▲ Word-Group Learning (Faster!)
▲ Fun 3-Level Game Playing Challenges
▲ Audio-Visual Excitement.

Of course it's most EFFECTIVE when it's FUN, so we dug into all the research...

50 languages
50 languages
50 languages

50 languages

Learn 50 languages for free using your native language! contains 100 lessons that provide beginners with a basic vocabulary. With no prior knowledge, you will learn to fluently speak short sentences in real-world situations in no time.

The 50languages method successfully combines audio and text for effective language learning.

50languages corresponds...

ChatAll -Your Texts Translated
ChatAll -Your Texts Translated
ChatAll -Your Texts Translated

ChatAll -Your Texts Translated

ChatAll LLC

ChatAll is a messaging + language learning app combined.
See your conversation translated into the language of your choosing.

Use ChatAll for your daily messaging needs, and at the same time, learn a new language, develop a second language, or speak with a friend that doesn't speak the same language as...

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iTranslator - Speech translation

iTranslator - Speech translation

delphi qin

This capable interpreter and translator wowed us upon its release, and now it's even more incredible with iTranslator. We're excited to break down language barriers and engage in multilingual conversations, iPhone to iPhone. When you talk into your device, it beams to your friend's iPhone and speaks your words in his or her preferred language. With more than 35 languages supported, you can converse with just about anyone.

** Accurate voice recognition
- Recognize major languages with high accuracy.
- Tap flag or open settings to change language for voice recognition.

** Instantly speak languages
- Instantly speak the translated text with a native speaker’s pronunciation.
- Volume, voice gender & voice speed can be adjusted in settings.

** Edit translations
- Long press the voice button and then input text.
- Long press a bubble and then select ‘Edit’ to modify the translation.

** Share translations
- Integrated Facebook, Twitter, Email and SMS support.

** Phrasebook
- Quick access to a handy phrase book with commonly-used phrases and sentences.
- Save your own Phrasebook.

*Internet connection required.

Languages & Dialects with Speech Recognition:
English (United states)、English(United Kingdom) 、English(Australia) 、English(Canada) 、Spanish、Russian、Turkish、Portuguese(Portugal)、Polish、Malay、Korean、Italian、Japanese、Bahasa(Indonesian)、German、French、Dutch、Czech、Mandarin(China)、Mandarin(Taiwan)、Afrikaans

Language Lab

Language Lab


This app lets you study vocabulary, grammar, verbs, and more from some of our bestselling language titles. Designed by our expert authors, these flashcards, exercises, and audio recordings are perfect for study on-the-go!

What's New
● This version fixes the record yourself feature on iPhone 6 through iPhone 8.

● Flashcard sets and review questions designed by language-learning authors
● Missed flashcards keep coming back until they are mastered
● Ideal for study on-the-go: no more than 40 cards in a set
● Some titles include:
- multiple-choice questions
- audio recordings of reading passages, correct answers of exercises in the book, and pronunciation practice (Note: audio requires Internet access)
- record-yourself feature (requires access to your device's microphone) that enables you to compare your pronunciation against native-speaker recordings
● Languages: Spanish, French, English (ESL), Italian, German, Chinese, Japanese, Korean

This version contains flashcards to complement the following titles:
- ENGLISH (ESL): McGraw-Hill Education 400 Must-Know Words for the TOEFL Test; Practice Makes Perfect Basic English; Practice Makes Perfect Intermediate English for ESL Learners; Practice Makes Perfect English Vocabulary for Beginning ESL Learners; Practice Makes Perfect English Verbs; Practice Makes Perfect English Conversation; English Grammar Drills; PPractice Makes Perfect English Grammar for ESL Learners
- FRENCH: Easy French Reader; French Vocabulary Drills; Practice Makes Perfect Complete French Grammar; Practice Makes Perfect French Vocabulary Building With Suffixes and Prefixes; French Illustrated Dictionary; Practice Makes Perfect Complete French All-in-One; Practice Makes Perfect French Vocabulary; The Ultimate French Review and Practice; French Demystified; Practice Makes Perfect Basic French; Practice Makes Perfect; Read and Think French; French Verb Drills; French Grammar Drills
- GERMAN: German Vocabulary Drills; Practice Makes Perfect German Verb Tenses; Practice Makes Perfect French Conversation German Vocabulary; German Demystified; German Verb Drills; German Grammar Drills
- ITALIAN: Easy Italian Reader; Italian Vocabulary Drills; Practice Makes Perfect Complete Italian Grammar; Practice Makes Perfect Italian Conversation; Practice Makes Perfect Italian Verb Tenses; Practice Makes Perfect Italian Vocabulary; The Ultimate Italian Review and Practice; Italian Demystified; Read and Think Italian; Italian Verb Drills; Italian Grammar Drills
- SPANISH: Easy Spanish Reader; Practice Makes Perfect Basic Spanish; Practice Makes Perfect Complete Spanish Grammar; Practice Makes Perfect Spanish Conversation; Practice Makes Perfect Spanish Pronouns and Prepositions; Practice Makes Perfect Spanish Verb Tenses; Practice Makes Perfect Spanish Vocabulary Building With Suffixes; Spanish Vocabulary Drills; The Ultimate Spanish Review and Practice; McGraw-Hill Education Complete Medical Spanish; McGraw-Hill Education Spanish for Healthcare Providers; Correct Your Spanish Blunders; Easy Spanish Step-by-Step; Practice Makes Perfect Complete Spanish All-in-One; Practice Makes Perfect Complete Spanish Grammar; Practice Makes Perfect Spanish Vocabulary; Spanish Demystified; Complete Spanish Step-by-Step; Read and Think Spanish; Spanish Verb Drills; Stories from Latin America; Stories from Mexico; Stories from Spain; Spanish Grammar Drills
- OTHER LANGUAGES: Read & Speak Arabic for Beginners; Read & Speak Korean for Beginners; Practice Makes Perfect Basic Japanese; Practice Makes Perfect Basic Chinese; Japanese Demystified; Arabic Verbs and Essentials of Grammar

CBeebies BBC – Bilingual Education for your Baby

CBeebies BBC – Bilingual Education for your Baby

18moons, inc.


BBC has taken CBeebies to a whole new level! This bilingual app was already part of so many families’ lives, but we wanted to offer you even more! Check out our entirely new interface, with a whole new design + NEW FEATURE: PARENTAL CONTROL, for an even safer experience for your kids’ play time!

Join in with Charlie & Lola, Sarah & Duck, 3rd and Bird, Zingzillas, Lottie Dottie Chicken and other popular TV shows on CBeebies BBC! Play and learn a second language with this bilingual game app, full of cartoon characters, games, videos and books!

CBeebies is a true experience of bilingual learning for toddlers, that will allow your kids to learn while having fun. BBC has gathered the very best child education content in spanish and portuguese for preschoolers from 0 to 6 years old. All of this is made available to your family in a safe environment for parents and kids. And now, you have even greater control over the content that reaches your kid: use our Parental Control feature to manage your kid’s learning process.


With CBeebies, you can take your play time for toddlers and kids wherever you go! Your children’s favorite characters and TV shows will be by their side at all times, in the palm of their hand. Play with Sarah and Duck, learn from Charlie and Lola! Easy-to-use swiping and tapping allow an easy and fun bilingual education experience, while your bilingual kid explores and discovers videos, stories, cartoons, activities, and more.

CBeebies’ videos, books and a wide range of activities will take play time to a whole new level, while serving as a helping hand in educating a bilingual baby. CBeebies expands your kid’s vocabulary, boosts their creativity and allows them to build a basic understanding of math, science, art, music, and interpersonal skills, such as friendship and teamwork, while they watch, listen, play, sing songs and play cool games for toddlers and kids!

CBeebies is a great app for toddlers and kids and was carefully designed, creating an interactive and intuitive environment easy for kids to navigate.


. Watch full episodes of BBC’s series for kids, that are a true global phenomenon;

. Boost your child's creativity with educational cartoon characters & games for kids;
. Participate in interactive lessons of Portuguese and Spanish for kids;

. Have Unlimited access to all content through your subscription;
. Use our Parental Control feature for an even safer learning experience!

TRY IT TODAY and guarantee hours of play and fun!

CBeebies’ content has been developed by experts in early childhood education from all knowledge areas. It is a completely secure and trusted platform, in a kidsafe environment and the only one endorsed by the Mexican Association of Pediatrics (AMP), providing the development of minors and allowing parents, family and caretakers to rest assured while their kids have a blast!

Also, CBeebies does not share any user information and has no advertising. Before making content available to users, there is a rigorous review process and rank selection among different ages.

CBeebies brings animations, stories and children and baby games that invite little kids to learn, exercise, read, draw and use their imagination, as well as promoting their intellectual, social and emotional understanding.

Subscribe for $ 2.99 monthly, $ 3.99 3-monthly or $ 14.99 yearly. All our plans renew automatically.

- Payment will be charged to iTunes Account.
- You can use the subscription on any device registered with your Apple account.
- Subscription automatically renews unless auto-renew is turned off (user's Account Settings) at least 24h before the end of the current period.
- Cancellation will not go into effect until the end of the monthly billing cycle
- Terms of Service:
- Support:

Rocket Languages.

Rocket Languages.

Libros Media Ltd

UPDATE 28 Feb 2017:
Due to many reports of compatibility issues with our speech recognition system, we have released an update that uses Siri-based speech recognition. Stability has improved significantly.


Learn Spanish, French, German, Italian, Japanese, Mandarin (and more) anytime and anywhere with Rocket Languages. Our courses are designed to minimize your time to become conversational while keeping it fun!


We use the key strategies that successful polyglots use to learn 5 or more languages.

1. Making the BEST USE of limited time: Rocket is designed so that you can learn at your own pace and in your own time.

2. Understanding EXACTLY how the language and culture works: You get in-depth, step by step instructions on how the language works (in English), as well as valuable cultural tips

3. REINFORCE what you learn so that it sticks forever: Our scientifically designed Testing algorithm re-displays words and phrases that you are weak on until they stick in your head like glue.

4. Practice SPEAKING and SOUNDING like a native: The Rocket system has several features that prompt you to speak out loud. A key plank to your success.

5. Maintain MOTIVATION and have fun while you learn: Rocket has been designed to include a whole range of activities and features that will keep you engaged, motivated, and on track.

• You can learn Spanish, French, Italian, German, Japanese, Mandarin Chinese, Arabic (Egyptian), Russian, Portuguese (Brazilian), Hindi, and Korean.
• Free sample courses are available in all languages (no ads!)


Each full level has:
• Over 60 hours of Interactive Audio lessons
• Over 60 hours of Language & Culture lessons
• Plenty of Writing lessons (script languages only)
• Voice Recognition that lets you perfect your pronunciation on the thousands of phrases in every course
• 24/7 lifetime access with free upgrades
• All of your progress is synchronized across all of your devices