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Hello! I've been on Duolingo for some time now, and I think it's great, but I don't think it's enough. I've been trying to find some other tools for language learning. (not to replace Duolingo, but to help out in, for example, the vocabulary department) So far, the only good one I've found is AnkiDroid. It's really helpful, but I think there are better ones out there.

Does anybody have suggestions?

PS. The languages I'm trying to get better at are German, Swedish, Esperanto, and Russian (and maybe Norwegian, although my Norwegian is pretty strong already), but you can leave suggestions for other languages too, because other people might find them useful.

1 year ago

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https://www.duolingo.com/hughcparker
hughcparker
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Have a look on the Duolingo Wiki, e.g.: http://duolingo.wikia.com/wiki/German

1 year ago

https://www.duolingo.com/KenBookmye

Look at popular posts in the language you are interested in there are literally dozens in German

1 year ago

https://www.duolingo.com/Emwue
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Two resources I would really recommend are:

  • Clozemaster – absolute beast when it comes to vocabulary, it killed Anki for me completely and it has wealth of languages, some of which are really hard to find resources for, otherwise. Clozemaster's vocabulary groupings based on frequency can keep you occupied even at C2, so it's a great vocabulary resource for everyone, IMHO.

  • Conjuguemos – great for grammar practice, especially when you base your language study around Duolingo, as grammar is definitely the weakest spot of Duo.

1 year ago

https://www.duolingo.com/EinarEidsto
EinarEidsto
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Thanks a bunch for the great suggestions!

1 year ago

https://www.duolingo.com/Hannahviolinist
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I suggest staying with duolingo as long as possible. After you finish the languages trees, keep them gold and do the reverse trees. There isn't a reverse tree for Norwegian though.

1 year ago

https://www.duolingo.com/Horako224

try hellotalk

1 year ago

https://www.duolingo.com/Peter_the_spider

how about Babbel.com: Learn Spanish, French or Other Languages Online

1 year ago

https://www.duolingo.com/EinarEidsto
EinarEidsto
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Doesn't it cost?

1 year ago

https://www.duolingo.com/rspreng

It is worth it. Compared to what you pay for internet/phone service, Babbel is cheap. Also look at www.languagetransfer.org

1 year ago

https://www.duolingo.com/Peter_the_spider

NOPE! just tried it( actually i tried out registering )

1 year ago

https://www.duolingo.com/Hannahviolinist
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It is only free for the first lesson. You have to pay for the rest by the month.

1 year ago

https://www.duolingo.com/Peter_the_spider

oh.

1 year ago

https://www.duolingo.com/Peter_the_spider

oh. i don't really like crowder, but i do like one of their songs. :)

1 year ago
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