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Our Learn English apps

The British Council offers a variety of English learning apps. You can learn English through games, podcasts, videos and quizzes. These apps are effective in improving your English skills in grammar, vocabulary and exam preparation.

LearnEnglish Grammar (US edition)

Perfect your grammar through thousands of questions in this interactive grammar workbook! Questions range from beginner to advanced level. This app uses American English, including spelling pronunciation and usage.

Download from the Apple App Store

Download from Google Play

LearnEnglish Grammar (UK edition)

Perfect your grammar with our interactive grammar workbook, levels range from beginner to advanced.

Download from the Apple App Store

Download from Google Play

Sounds Right Pronunciation Chart

An interactive pronunciation chart shows vowels, consonants and diphthongs and features audio playback for phonemes and sample words of the sounds.

Download from the Apple App Store (iPad only)

LearnEnglish Audio and Video

Watch and listen to real, everyday English conversations to improve listening skills! Each video and podcast comes with audio scripts and comprehension exercises.

Download from the Apple App Store

Download from Google Play

LearnEnglish Podcasts

Improve listening and vocabulary skills by listening to podcast hosts talk about life in the UK. Each episode comes with audio scripts and comprehension exercises.

Download from the Apple App Store

LearnEnglish Sports World

Find and spell sports words in a beautifully illustrated sports scene! Learn hundreds of sports words like events and technical moves.

Download from the Apple App Store

LearnEnglish Kids: Videos

Watch children’s favorite stories like Little Red Riding Hood and Jack and the Beanstalk in this video stories app. Features audio narration and text and a parents guide that offers expert advice on how to help children learn English.

Download from Google Play

Learning Time with Shaun & Timmy

Download our Learning Time with Timmy 1, Learning Time with Timmy 2, and Learning Time with Timmy 3 apps, available for Apple and Android devices. These fun learning apps feature three exciting games that can help children learn over 60 new English words with Timmy and his friends. 

Learning Time with Timmy 1 includes games to learn numbers, colors, and shapes in English.

Download Learning Time with Timmy 1 from Google Play

Download Learning Time with Timmy 1 from the Apple App Store

Learning Time with Timmy 2 helps your child learn new skills.

Download Learning Time with Timmy 2 from Google Play

Download Learning Time with Timmy 2 from the Apple App Store

Learning Time with Timmy 3 helps children who are starting to read.

Download Learning Time with Timmy 3 from Google Play

Download Learning Time with Timmy 3 from the Apple App Store