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Learn the lingo from social fluent speakers

Developer description

Post something. We'll fix it. Enter something. We'll translate it. Social language learning for ... More

Editor's review Page 1 of 2

Published 3 Apr 2012

One of the most perplexing problems of learning a language online is that it's difficult to get immediate feedback on some of the nuances of the language you are learning. Fixoodle goes some way to addressing this problem by going social and having online friends who speak the lingo oversee and correct any mistakes that you might have made. By connecting you with fluent friends this language and learning application puts a whole new spin on the art of linguistics by letting you converse with native speakers via global messaging, virtual classrooms and video sharing.

Fixoodle is a language and learning application that even has a social side. It enables you to find a language partner to practice speaking and makes it easy to find friends who are learning your language and natively speak the language you are learning. And yes, for the first time, language learning really can have a social side. It works so simply. Post in the language you are trying to learn then sit back and wait for people to correct your writing. Learn from your mistakes and see how a native speaker might write the same thing. Any changes are automatically and clearly highlighted. Alternatively, fix the errors people make in posts written in your native language or a language you know and use the social translation tool to find out how you would say something. Translation is a great way to learn languages. Don't worry if you aren't perfect -- this is...