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Improve your English with our fun and exciting learning apps! Designed for the whole family, our games, podcasts, videos and quizzes will help you learn English at home or on the move.

Early years

Timmy's First Words in English (Age 3 - 6)

Play three exciting games and learn over 60 new words around numbers, colours and classroom toys with stars of the television series 'Timmy Time'.
iOS | Android | Amazon

Timmy's Learning New Skills (Age 3 - 6)

Boost your child's listening, cognitive and motor skills with this fun and interactive app.
iOS | Android | Amazon

Timmy's Starting to Read (Age 3 - 6)

With this app, children will learn over 60 new English words, boost their concentration and memory skills and play a new reading game.
iOS | Android | Amazon

Primary

LearnEnglish Kids: Playtime

Learn English through fun, animated song and story videos. Safe, ad-free games and activities help your child develop in these key areas in English: reading, listening, speaking and grammar.
iOS | Android

Adults

Listening

LearnEnglish Podcasts

Listen to our podcast hosts talk about life in the UK and improve your listening and vocabulary skills. Each episode comes with audioscripts and comprehension exercises.
iOS | Android

LearnEnglish GREAT Videos

Practise your listening skills with our GREAT videos app. Watch 24 high-quality short videos about UK culture.
iOS | Android

Learning tools

LearnEnglish Grammar

Perfect your English grammar by studying a variety of topics with this convenient and easy-to-use app. Level packs are available from Beginner to Advanced.
iOS | Android

LearnEnglish Sounds Right

Learn the sounds of English quickly and easily with this app, or use it as a reference to pronounce specific English words you find in a dictionary.
iOS | Android

IELTS Word Power

Improve your range of vocabulary and get ready for the IELTS exam!
iOS | Android

IELTS Prep App - TakeIELTS.org

The IELTS Prep App gives you instant, unlimited access to all the right tools you need to prepare for your upcoming IELTS Academic or General Training test.
iOS | Android

Games

Johnny Grammar's Word Challenge

Race against the clock to answer as many grammar, vocabulary and spelling questions as you can in 60 seconds.
iOS | Android