Babbel – Learn Languages

Babbel – Learn Languages

By Lesson Nine GmbH

  • App Category: Education
  • Release Date: 2014-06-11
  • Current Version: 20.13.0
  • Adult Rating: 4+
  • File Size: 175.24 MB
  • Developer: Lesson Nine GmbH
  • Compatibility: Android, iOS 10.0
App Ratings: 4.5
Based on 26,417 Reviews

Babbel – Learn Languages App Description

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. THE BABBEL METHOD Here’s what makes Babbel more effective than any other language learning app: 1. Confidence — Our goal is to get you speaking from your very first lesson. And our elegantly designed courses give you the confidence to get there. We teach you how to engage in practical, everyday conversations, making it easier for you to have authentic experiences in your new language. 2. Comprehension — Our lessons immerse you in relevant culture and real-life conversations. We want you to really take in the language, not just memorize useless phrases. And we provide helpful hints in English (or your native language) to make your new language more relatable. 3. Retention — We know you’re busy. That’s why our lessons are short but sweet: about 10-15 minutes, and designed to send your new language straight to long-term memory. We regularly refresh your memory with our dynamic review sessions, which target areas where you need improvement most. Finally, we make sure you really grasp what you’re learning by bringing it back later in a new context. FEATURES • 14 languages to choose from • 10-15 minute, bite-sized lessons that fit conveniently into your schedule • Lessons covering a wide range of useful topics, from travel to business (and more!) • Speech recognition technology to keep your pronunciation on point • Courses at a variety of skill levels, making Babbel ideal for both beginners and more advanced learners • Our robust Review Manager helps you retain new vocabulary • Learning progress that’s synchronized across all your devices, so you can easily pick up right where you left off LANGUAGES Spanish, French, German, Italian, Brazilian Portuguese, Russian, Turkish, Polish, English, Indonesian, Dutch, Danish, Swedish, and Norwegian WORKS FOR YOUR GOALS After just one month, you will be able to speak confidently about practical topics, such as: • Transportation • Shopping • Directions • Making friends and socializing • Dining And much more! WHAT PEOPLE ARE SAYING ABOUT BABBEL “Babbel is one of the stalwarts of the online language-learning sphere.” -The Next Web “Babbel’s lessons, unlike Duolingo’s, first focus on building basic conversational skills.” -The Economist “Babbel exceeds expectations, delivering high-quality, self-paced courses in 13 languages.” -PC Magazine *Named 2016’s “most innovative company in education” by Fast Company* *The World’s Highest Grossing Language Learning App* PLEASE NOTE You will need a subscription in order to get access to the full learning materials for one language. Each subscription will be automatically renewed unless auto-renew is turned off at least 24 hours before the end of the current payment period. Your iTunes account will be automatically charged at the same price for renewal within the 24-hour period prior to the end of the current payment period unless you change your subscription preferences in your iTunes Account Settings. When a subscription is canceled, access to the app’s courses and features will expire at the end of the current payment period. You'll get access to all courses for the following durations: 1 month 3 months 6 months 12 months Privacy policy: Terms of use: GET IN TOUCH : Any ideas, comments or feedback? Then we’d love to hear it! Email us at YOU CAN ALSO... ...visit us at us on Facebook: us on Youtube: …follow us on Twitter or on Instagram: Team Babbel


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Babbel – Learn Languages App Reviews

  • Can’t cancel!!

    By Tnrchrds2
    There is nowhere to cancel in the app or website. Not good
  • The sync is messed up

    By Sidharathc
    Bought my subscription online and used it on the web but nothing reflects on the iPad app. I’m hoping that sync is a big feature with an app over multiple platforms else how am I supposed to keep progressing while traveling or while on my desk. Not cool
  • Great at first but could use some help

    By CirdanTheShipwright
    This is a great app for getting started with a language. It teaches grammar at a good pace and let’s you pick supplementary lessons on vocab and phrases based on the subject matter which is nice. But, once you’ve been using it for a while, the integrated review section gets VERY cluttered. I might sit down to do some review and have it review the same word within the exact same context two or three times in 20 or 30 items. When that gets stacked sometimes I am only getting useful review out of 20-30% of the prompts. Additionally, the in depth lessons don’t really provide any feedback. It’ll have you say lines and listen to them or write a text and then read an example but it doesn’t point out how you can improve. I know my pronunciation is not excellent, but the speaking practice that they give won’t help me with that. Tl;dr: this app is good for a month’s intensive introduction to get to a lower intermediate level, but then it’s not so effective.
  • Money

    By 𝐵𝑜𝒷
    You have to pay after the very beginning of each language, so you only learn like 4 word.😠😤
  • Attached to Babble

    By JehadAZ
    Was highly recommended by my Austrian friend I was staying with and turned out to be One of My Best Learning Apps that I have ever Experienced and connected well, with a smooth navigation interface that allowed me to switch between courses & languages. Beautiful interface design that made me connect deep level therefore,pushing me to want to learn more at any given time, anywhere.
  • Ok but not free

    By deej808aba
    None of the reviews I read mentioned that, so maybe it saves you a download. Definitely prefer Duolingo, hope this doesn’t get deleted lol
  • Not enough languages

    By riska j
    I want to learn Japanese but it wasn’t a option. If they add more languages then it would be a good app
  • French lessons

    By Florenug
    It would really help if the audio phrases or sentences has a slowed down version so I can hear the pronunciation or none thereof, of each syllable. I realize the French speaker will not do that for me, but for the beginners courses that would really help. They do it at Duolingo and that’s very helpful. Too bad I already bought into Babbel.
  • Inefficient

    By jakalala12
    It’s okay, but for the price, it doesn’t teach as efficiently as it should. It throws you into Cyrillic without teaching you how to read it, and then forces you to spell the vocab words you just learned - without focusing on the memorization of the word itself. It’s too condensed and doesn’t teach in steps so it’s very ineffective when you’re trying to actually learn what the words mean. It’s they cut out the spelling part it would be better, as that isn’t really an issue for anyone when first beginning to learn a language. And the words are intricate, not simple. So it’s confusing.
  • Speaking mixup

    By senterQ1
    When using the speaking lessons the B sounds get listed as V sounds so you get stuck repeating the same sentence ten times.