Vocabulary Trainers: review and memorise
Vocabulary Trainersreview and memorise
You'd like to methodically build your vocabulary over the long term?
With these free
online vocabulary trainers, that's easy to do!
Start now and expand your vocabulary!
- Use methods developed to help long-term learning!
- Let your vocabulary trainer help you keep track of what to practice!
- Make custom vocabulary lists!
Vocabulary trainers, like flash cards, are suitable for learning not only languages, but also for other subjects and skills, such as mathematical formulas. Many flash card programs include cards for other subjects as well.
The best free vocabulary trainers:
Online vocabulary trainers
PONS Vocabulary Trainer - Expand Your Vocabulary
Together with the "PONS Online Dictionary", the PONS Vocabulary Trainer is the perfect tool for learning and remembering new vocabulary! There are different types of exercises so you won't get bored revising vocabulary words. To get started, register for free at
Quizlet - User-Generated Vocabulary Quizzes
There are many different vocabulary exercises waiting for you on this learning website. Listen to audio recordings of each word to practise proper pronunciation. The vocabulary lists are made by users of the website, not by Quizlet.
Vocabulix - Vocabulary Builder
Choose a native language (Spanish, German, French or Italian) then choose lessons by topic and start practising! While this vocabulary trainer is limited to these four languages, many exercises are purely in English.
Freeware vocabulary trainers for download
Anki - Digital Multimedia Flash Cards (Windows, Mac, Linux, iPhone, Android)
A sophisticated, high-quality, and comprehensive open source vocabulary trainer. This universal learning tool supports images, video, audio content, and more – making it an excellent tool for language learning.
Many units are included with the download, or you can make your own. To sync multiple devices to the same flash cards, a free registration is necessary.
gnuVocabTrain - Flash Cards and Memory (Windows, Linux, Mac OS)
A simple but helpful vocabulary trainer. You can practise your individually specified vocabulary in either a flash-card style game or by playing memory.
Simpliciter - Learn Vocabulary Easily (Windows, Linux)
With Simpliciter you can practice vocabulary conveniently and in a number of different ways. Choose between three different exercise types: multiple choice, writing, or a memory-style game.
VTrain Free - Simple, but Helpful (Windows)
This classic vocabulary trainer has helpful functions and allows unlimited use of the free version. On the VTrain website you can download prepared vocabulary lists, or make your own. The user interface is, however, a bit outdated.
Teachmaster - Fun Vocabulary Practice (Windows)
This vocabulary trainer does not require any internet connection at all. In the "Quiz" category you can choose between five different exercise types for effective and entertaining vocabulary practice.
PfQuizzz - Retain Your Knowledge (Windows)
This free program will quiz you on vocabulary in a systematic fashion. It will repeat the words you've incorrectly answered until you learn the correct meaning. You can also view statistics of your performance.
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