The German course is worth every penny if you're at A1 or A2 level and seek to get solid grounding. Its strongest point is that it makes grammar a lot easier to learn than the usual high school course so you learn to speak correctly from the get go. It could use a bit more vocabulary but the one it features is repeated enough times to learn it thoroughly through regular revisions. If I were to add something to it, it'd be excercises that ask the user to form full phrases. Overall, it's a 5 star app and I'd recommend it to any beginner.
I've tried several language apps, and so far I find this one most effective. Good grammar explanations. If you have trouble with speech recognition stuff, I suggest you tinker with the microphone sensitivity level. Also the customer service staff are very helpful and prompt with their responses. Only downside is that it's a bit more expensive than other language apps.
I tried the trial version and liked it very much. I planned using it to improve my Dutch and French and also learn two more language, German and Spanish. That however is not a possibility to me because of the price. I actually thought that you could pay one subscription fee and will have the possibility to learn as many languages as it offers. Is there any possibility to get a good discount if one intends to learn more than one language? That would be lovely.
If you struggle at learning languages the app could do much better and this may not be for you. It could offer hits, or play the audio for text when you can't get the answer... But doesn't. It would also be good to have time after each answer to allow me to review what I did/didn't get right and relisten to the audio... But doesn't. Will persevere but also probably look for an alternate app
I have only been using it for a couple of days to learn Spanish but I am not overly impressed. When doing the dialogue exercises, it suddenly introduces new words that wasn't in the word practice lesson before. Also, it explains some grammar but i think the explanations could be better with more of exercises to practice the grammar just learnt. Also not enough revision exercise and quizzes to reinforce learning
I was looking for Latin American Spanish. This app has content appropriate in Spain. Just started it so I'm not sure if I will be getting it for another month yet. I don't like learning parts I'll never use, vosotros for example
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