Category Archives for "Reviews"

Today there are millions of different tools, services, apps, products, and companies that will help you learn a foreign language. In this category you can find some of the more popular ones, that I have reviewed over the years.

Rocket Spanish Review: Good, but confusing pricing

Rocket Spanish is one of Rocket Language’s most popular courses. But does it live up to the hype and is it worth the slightly higher price tag?

This expert review will guide you through everything you need to know about the Rocket Spanish course, so you can make a decision as to whether it’s the course for you. We’ve included snapshots of what to expect from the course, how to get your hands on one of Rocket Language’s discounts and a comparison of its main competitors. Plus, what's in store from its 2020 revamp.

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Rocket Languages Review: Is It Worth Your Money?

Rocket Languages is one of the more expensive language-learning apps on the market. But what do you get for the extra pennies that you’re spending?

In this review, we explore everything that Rocket Languages has to offer its users. From its interface to its learning method, right down to how it measures up next to its main competitors. 

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Yabla Review: How Effective is Immersive Video Learning?

Established in 2001, Yabla has been offering up its services for nearly two decades now. It continues to be one of the leading platforms for audio-visual language learning, exposing linguists to endless amounts of native video material. 

In this review, we take a look at why Yabla still remains as one of the leading video-learning platforms after all these years. We’ll also show you exactly what to expect once you’ve signed up to the platform and whether it’s worth its modest monthly subscription fee.

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Preply Review: Great for Students (so-so for teachers!)

Preply is an online platform that connects students to tutors across the globe. Catered primarily to anyone interested in learning a language, Preply is beginning to expand its expertise into other areas of education too.

In this review, we’ll take a closer look at Preply, and how you can use it as both a student and a teacher. You’ll find out exactly what it costs per hour as a student, how much tutors can get paid, how to operate the platform, and finally, a look at how it compares with one of its major competitors. 

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Japanese Uncovered Review: The Best Japanese Course?

With a population of over 125 million people, Japanese culture has for many years been an integral part of the world. From Pokemon to Manga, and everything in between.

This has also caused interest in learning Japanese to surge.

In this post I'm taking a deep dive into the Japanese version of Uncovered, made by Olly Richards from I Will Teach You a Language to see if it's a good beginner's course for learning Japanese.

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