Learn That Word
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About LearnThatWord

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    All about YOU

    We create every session just for you.
    Nothing is out-of-the-box!

    Advance on your word journey in fast, easy steps. Focus on learning what’s important to you; we’ll manage your progress behind the scenes.

    LearnThatWord is a complete solution. We’re your virtual mom, catering to your every need and helping you be the best you can be.

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    I'm WordGenie™, your personal coach.
    Your wordly wish is my command!

    Unleash my powers, dear master!
    It’s all laid out for you, for one-click magic!

    Let me guide you on your word journey, so you’ll advance in well-planned, logical steps.

    What gives me such magical powers?

    Learning from over
    30 vocabulary experts.

    Deep analysis of millions of texts.

    Years and years of obsessing
    about words.

    Sleepless sleepless nights
    dancing with databases.

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    Explore each word’s context, its nuances and flavors, to get a sense of how to use it.

    Integrated in each quiz is our Open Dictionary of English, ODE.
    It’s the richest and most interesting learners’ dictionary available. Explore words through:

    Pronunciations from around the world
    100s of usage examples
    Idioms and limericks
    Interactive thesaurus
    Definitions from multiple sources
    Translations in 37 languages
    Synonyms, antonyms
    Words that rhyme
    Origin and root word information
    Verb conjugations
    Tutoring comments and trivia

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    SMART progress

    You want results, not busy work!

    At LearnThatWord, every session is targeted, interesting, and made just for you.

    We check off words you know, so you focus your energy on those that need more practice.

    Your individualized learning plan presents the right words for review at the right time.

    Get lasting results 10x faster than with any other vocabulary study tool.

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    Fast & Fun

    Sessions are lightning-fast and hassle-free.

    We don’t depend on gimmicks or “effects” to make sessions fun.

    Our members love them for their smart design and effectiveness.

    You’ll appreciate the fast progress you make even more than the rewards and prizes you earn.

    Boost your skills in privacy, at your own speed, without grades, pressure, or embarrassment.

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    Lasting RESULTS

    A word turns into vocabulary as you learn it “by heart.” It’s that moment when you no longer have to think about it before you use it.

    Once you reach this level of “automaticity,” the word is yours forever. You will never forget it.

    LearnThatWord is the only fully managed solution that builds this automaticity.

    You’ll meet each word repeatedly over time and explore its nuances and “flavors.” Our multimedia resources bring words to life.

    Proven study methods, accelerated by adaptive and individualized coaching, make words “stick.” New words turn into vocabulary that moves you forward.

    We are so confident in the results, we guarantee them!

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    Our goal is to empower you by giving you the vocabulary you need to succeed with confidence.

    We provide unlimited free tutoring to students worldwide.

    Upgrade anytime to enjoy premium features. Premium members support our global literacy campaign, Vocabulary Junction, and the expansion of our collaborative learners’ dictionary.


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Win Your Spelling Bee with Effective Tutoring      Our story

Looking for effective spelling bee preparation for the Scripps National Spelling Bee in Washington or a local/county spelling bee?

LearnThatWord is the most effective program to learn a large number of spelling bee words quickly. And while you prepare for the big moment on stage, you also help literacy.

Try it free! You can take quite a few quizzes free before joining. We also give you 5 free learning credits to try our new Pay-Per-Result concept. Pay-Per-Result means you only pay a few pennies if you struggled with a word and learned it with our spelling bee program; alternatively, opt for membership.

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Works with Your Spelling Bee Word List

Choose "Tutor me on Spelling Bee words" and your customized learning sessions will focus on typical spelling bee words. Step-by-step, LearnThatWord will introduce you to 30,000 common spelling bee words.

We provide structured tutoring by presenting the more frequently used spelling words prior to the infrequently used ones, and coaching the easier words before moving on to the harder ones. 

During the quiz, we focus on getting results quickly. The reason why our members prefer LearnThatWord over other spelling games is not only that it helps them win, but because we offer a lot of rewards, diplomas, and prizes.

We Manage Your Progress

Since you are looking for "," you might like to know that at LearnThatword every learning session is based on your personal learning profile. This allows you to focus your energy on words that you still need to practice. "Busy work" is eliminated, so you learn more words, faster.

Our Spelling Game is like an online spelling bee: 
You listen to the word, review the resources, then actively spell the word.

Spelling Bee program

Every word has direct links to additional resources, like Merriam-Webster, and our program will never show misspellings, focusing instead on the formation of clear Mental Orthographic Images (MOI).

In addition to the ready-made module, a large selection of spelling bee word lists can also be found in our word list archive: Members have submitted SpellItPaideia, Hexco lists, the Consolidated Word List, and many other grade-specific spelling bee word lists.
You can easily add your own, even supplementing our definitions with your own.

We also provide extensive lists of word roots and suffixes.

Online Forum Just for Spelling Bee Contestants

Studying for the Spelling Bee is demanding; that's why we have created our Spelling Bee forum!

Students can connect here with others who are preparing for the competition to find encouragement and friendship. The forum is free, but open only to those taking part in Spelling Bees. 

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We are delighted to announce that David Riddle, 2005 National Senior Spelling Bee Champion, has also joined the Spelling Bee forum. He sent us an amusing report of his moment of fame at the musical 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee.

Click here to join LearnThatWord's Spelling Bee forum!
Who knows... you might one day be on stage together in Washington D.C.!

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