If English is no your first language then chances are that your English language skills are not upto the mark. In today’s world it is important that you improve your English language as it is the most preferred language when dealing with foreign clients. If you are a student and want to go abroad for higher studies you should polish your English first. Technology is changing lot of things particularly Internet and with the advent of online tools we are not dependent on conventional methods of learning. Due to the surge of smartphones and tables it is now possible to learn new language or improve your language skills at the comfort of your smartphone and importantly when you have time. Here are a list of best free Android apps to learn English language or to improve your English language.
1. Learn Languages free with Busuu
Busuu is a growing community of language learners. You can learn many languages apart from English, the learning process involves setting goals and tracking progress. The activities include vocabulary, grammar lessons, audio dialogues, and interactive tests. You can take fun quiz to see how much you learned.
2. LearnEnglish Podcasts
Learn English Podcasts is an app from British Council, it has series English learning podcast which you can download and listen on your Android device. Each show comes with 20 minutes of content and comes with questions aimed at Elementary learners of English, which you can try and answer while listening to the podcast.
3. LearnEnglish Grammar
This is another app from British Council, it offers interactive grammar practice with questions. The app is suitable for all levels of learners from beginners to advanced users. You start with the elementary level and work towards the more advanced exercises. The app offers limited set of questions in the free version, you can buy more content through in-app purchases.
4. Learn English with FunEasyLearn
Fun Easy Learn is a free app for learning English language. It offers 6000 words of English language, the exercises are designed as fun games. You have to select a topic, sub topic and start playing the game. The words are illustrated with pictures to make it visually pleasing experience. You have to work through beginner to advanced level.
5. Learn English Grammar
This is a simple app for learning English grammar. It offers lessons, practice questions etc.
6. Learn English By Listening
Learn English by Listening as the name suggests you can work through English by listening to various articles. The articles are divided into six levels of difficulty and you have to work through those levels for improving your English language skills.
7. uVocab – Vocabulary Trainer
UltraVocabs is a vocabulary training app aimed at competitive exams like SAT/GMAT etc, but it can be used effectively to increase your vocabulary. Browse through he words, take test and monitor your progress. It consists of nearly 5000 words. It is integrated with Wordnik web dictionary for audio pronunciations.
It is another vocabulary building app that includes images to illustrate words. Vocab++ claims that the images images are curated by hand to assist users in improving their vocabulary in an effective way.
9. Carton – free English
Carton is a free app for learning English, it uses the familiar flash cards approach for learning new words. It also uses pictures to illustrate words ad help in learning process. It also reminds you to learn other words from time to time.
10. English Level Test
The app can be used to test your vocabulary, grammar etc, It includes series of tests with questions for testing your English language skills.