Learn That Word
Video: 1 min. introduction

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.

  • lasting
    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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Benefits of the Premium App 


Got the free/basic app?
Your first 3-4 quizzes are in premium mode
so you can check out these features:


Spelling mode

Spelling mode tests your knowledge through active word entry.
Select "Spelling Quiz" for spelling focus or "Combo Quiz," where spelling is an added step in vocabulary mode.

Rewards & prizes

Earn nuggets and sparks, make coins, and choose your own rewards!
Premium members also receive lucky numbers and a chance to win amazing prizes!

Performance stats

Are you on track to meet your goals? 
Detailed performance reports document your LearnThatWord journey.

Priority session speed

LearnThatWord sessions are designed for speed. 
When our servers get busy, however, premium quizzes load with priority.

500 words per session

Premium members may study up to 500 words in one session. 
Free members need to restart a new session every 25 words.

Email reminders

Receive emails with quiz summaries, your newly earned lucky numbers, and emails that remind you to log in.


Coming soon:   "Cramming" mode

Our review cycle carefully spaces your review out over time: Optimal learning based on cognitive science.
Need to “cram” words quickly for an upcoming test? Cramming mode will allow you to do just that.

Coming soon:   Custom review cycle

We developed our review cycle based on scientific findings. Premium members can also modify the timing and number of repetitions to meet their personal needs.

Coming soon:   Share writing practice with teacher or parent

Practice your new words by using them to write sentences or stories! Premium members can send their work
directly to a teacher, parent, or tutor.