Busuu is a language learning app which has got around 90 million users. The app helps to learn languages with the support of native speakers. Users can help each other with their language. In short it is a virtual community of multi-language speakers who are eager to learn a new language and teach their own language to others who are eager to learn.
Busuu app comes under the category of education in the Google play store. The app requires an android device of 5.0 and up. The app is developed by Busuu. It is last updated on 2 7th November 2019. The current version of the app is 220.127.116.111 and it has got 10,000,000+ installs in the play store. The size of the app is 16M.The app can be used by individuals aged 3and above. The app has been reviewed by 300,217 users and it has got 4.5 rating in Google play store. The app has got interactive elements and in-app purchase is enabled. In app products can be purchased within the range of 50 rupees to 11,175 rupees per item.
Busuu app helps to learn up to 12 major world languages. The app is enabled with the best and award winning learning material. It has got various levels of language learning starting from beginners to fluent speakers.
Key features of Busuu app
Help from natives
The app has got placement test right from the difficulty level. The app helps users to get a certification from McGrow-Hill Education.
Since native speakers are available to get assistance in learning a foreign language the learning gets easy and fun. The learning exercises will be getting corrected by the native speakers. The app has got speech recognition exercises which help to correct the accent of the learner.
Each language has got over 150 lessons which means a full-fledged program for the learners. The app has got various tips to learn and correct grammar lessons.Since learning a language with the right grammar is equally important this feature of the app is very useful. The app can be used without internet also hence ensuring an offline learning.
Users can transform their travel experience, improve memory skills, practice with real native speakers, study or live abroad, meet new people and make lifelong friendships with the help of this language learning app. Language is something that connects people and to be able to connect with multi linguistic community is indeed a great thing.
Some of the major languages which are learnt through this app are – Spanish,German, French, Arabic, Russian, Chinese, Italian, Japanese, Turkish, Portuguese,Polish and English.
The app has been awarded with the Editor’s choice by Google Play.
Drawbacks of the app
Native speakers might not always be language experts and they are prone to make mistakes which will be taken in by the learner. It is a paid app and gets expensive for so me learners. Users have complain that the app is very slow and crashes often .