s FAQ – Lingophant

Frequently Asked Questions

  • Will Lingophant stay free forever?

    Basic functionality will stay free forever, which is the ability to record phrases, transcribe them and practice them. We may charge for additional functionality in the future, since we have many valuable features planned!

  • What happens to my data?

    Currently, all data is stored locally on your phone.

  • How can we reach you for feedback?

    You can find us on Twitter and Facebook! Or drop us a line in the contact form below!

  • What is Lingophant?

    Lingophant is a language learning application that helps you improve your skills faster than previous.

  • Why should I use Lingophant?

    By using the Lingophant Application you can learn a new language, without taking “traditional classes” as known from schools and universities. Instead, you are able to learn by someone you know, that already speaks the language. (friend, colleague) It’s also called tandem learning.

    1. Learn to talk about topics you choose by personal relevance.

    2. Schedule the learning sessions according to your own availability.

    3. Create and store new phrases, that are relevant for you on the app and get notified by our language learning algorithm when it is time to practice them again.

    4. Improve your language learning progress by doing so in a friendly and interesting environment.

    5. Study your new phrases everywhere.

  • Do I need internet to use Lingophant?

    No, you can use the Lingophant app without internet.

  • Which languages can I learn by using Lingophant?

    Lingophant can be used for any language.

    But at the moment, voice recognition is reduced to:

    • English (U.S.)
    • English (Australia)
    • English (Canada)
    • English (India)
    • English (Ireland)
    • English (Malaysia)
    • English (New Zealand)
    • English (Philippines)
    • English (Saudi Arabia)
    • English (Singapore)
    • English (South Africa)
    • English (UAE)
    • English (UK)
    • Spanish (Spain)
    • Spanish (Chile)
    • Spanish (Colombia)
    • Spanish (Mexico)
    • Spanish (U.S.)
    • French (France)
    • French (Belgium)
    • French (Canada)
    • French (Luxembourg)
    • French (Switzerland)
    • German (Germany)
    • German (Austria)
    • German (Switzerland)
    • Italian (Italy)
    • Italian (Switzerland)
    • Japanese
    • Korean
    • Mandarin (Mainland China)
    • Mandarin (Taiwan)
    • Cantonese (Mainland China)
    • Cantonese (Hong Kong)
    • Arabic (Kuwait)
    • Arabic (Saudi Arabia)
    • Arabic (Qatar)
    • Arabic (UAE)
    • Catalan
    • Croatian
    • Czech
    • Danish
    • Dutch (Belgium)
    • Dutch (Luxembourg)
    • Dutch (Netherlands)
    • Finnish
    • Greek
    • Hebrew
    • Hindi
    • Hungarian
    • Indonesian
    • Malay
    • Norwegian
    • Polish
    • Portuguese (Brazil)
    • Portuguese (Portugal)
    • Romanian
    • Russian
    • Shanghainese
    • Slovak
    • Swedish
    • Turkish
    • Thai
    • Ukrainian
    • Vietnamese

    And translation functionality is reduced to:

    • English to Mandarin Chinese, Spanish, German, French, Italian, Japanese, Russian, Brazilian Portuguese, and Arabic
    • Mandarin Chinese (China) to English, Spanish, German, French, and Italian
    • German (Germany) to English, Mandarin Chinese, Spanish, French, Italian, Russian, and Brazilian Portuguese
    • Arabic (United Arab Emirates and Saudi Arabia) to English
    • Spanish (Spain) to English, Mandarin Chinese, German, French, Italian, Russian, and Brazilian Portuguese
    • Italian (Italy) to English, Mandarin Chinese, Spanish, German, French, Russian, and Brazilian Portuguese
    • Russian to English, Spanish, German, French, Italian, and Brazilian Portuguese
    • French to English, Mandarin Chinese, Spanish, German, Italian, Russian, and Brazilian Portuguese
    • Japanese (Japan) to English

  • Do I need a Tandem partner?

    You need a partner to speak with to use Lingophant. But our Chatbot can also provide you with phrases to learn the basics of following languages:

    German
    Indonesian