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Educational Technology and Mobile Learning: 7 of The Best Chrome Apps for EFL and ESL Students

Educational Technology and Mobile Learning: 7 of The Best Chrome Apps for EFL and ESL Students
February 27, 2015 Today we are sharing with you some useful Chrome apps to help your students with their language learning. These apps are particularly helpful for EFL and ESL learners. They (the apps) provide a wide variety of activities, games, flashcards and exercises on language practice. Almost all of them are geared towards solidifying students' vocabulary learning and empowering learners with a rich and diversified lexicon to assist them in their writing and reading comprehension. 1- Duolingo Google chose Duolingo as the best language app for 2014. 2- Flashcard Stash Flashcard Stash enables students to learn through the use of interactive flashcards. 3- iVocab iVocab is an ideal app for those preparing for GRE,TOEFL and SAT quizzes. 4- Vocabla Vocabla is another popular language learning app in the Chrome store. 5- Flashcards Flashcards is a good app for language practice. 6- Lingua.ly

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