12 Useful Apps to Help Students Develop Their Vocabulary

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June 17, 2017
Here is a collection of some excellent iPad apps students can use to grow and develop their vocabulary. The apps provide a wide variety of interactive games, quizzes, word puzzles, lexical lists...etc to help kids efficiently learn and organize their vocabulary.  We invite you to check them out and share with us your feedback in our Facebook page. Links to the apps are under the visual.

12 Useful Apps to Help Students Develop Their Vocabulary
1- Wokabulary
‘Wokabulary is your personal vocabulary trainer that helps you learn and organize your vocabulary efficiently.’

2- Vocab Genius
‘Improve your vocabulary FASTER than with any other vocab app. Applying the latest in cognitive science techniques, Brainscape helps you efficiently learn over 1,300 dynamic flashcards covering both vocabulary words and their roots’

3- Dictionary.com Dictionary & Thesaurus for iPad
‘Top-rated app with trusted reference content from Dictionary.com &Thesaurus.com. WORKS OFFLINE - no Internet connection needed when searching words.’

4- Flashcards by Dictionary.com No longer available
‘Flashcards by Dictionary.com is 100% FREE and offers everything you need to master words and learn vocabulary while still having fun! ’

5- Kids’Vocab
‘Now kids can build vocab anywhere, anytime, all while having fun. With 9 addictive games designed to help understand words rather than just memorize them, our Kids’ Vocab app will broaden kids’ vocabularies and sharpen their reading & writing skills. There’s only one rule: no boring flash cards allowed.’

6- Vocabology 
‘Vocabology allows you to learn the word of the day from several dictionary sources on the Internet.The best way to learn a new word is to use it repeatedly. Vocabology encourages this learning behavior to help you build your vocab.’

7- Vocabulary HD 
‘This is the perfect tool to spice up your English vocabulary, study for exams or have a bit of fun.’

8- Word A Day Pictures & Audios No longer available
‘Finally, a PROVEN, fun and intuitive way to feel smart by increasing your vocabulary using humorous illustrations with audio. Use this App to impress your friends and family with your vocab smarts by learning one word a day effortlessly.’

9- Word Dynamo
‘Top-rated word game app by Dictionary.com. Cited by CBS: “Word Dynamo can be used and enjoyed by everyone from elementary school students to college graduates.” Named Appolicious top iOS app. Rated 9.1 Learning Score by Learning Works for Kids.’

10- Vocabulary.com
‘With its uniquely effective word learning system, the Vocabulary.com app helps you master words through a fun and addictive game. And it’s powered by the world's smartest, fastest dictionary. From the makers of the award-winning Vocabulary.com website, this app will expand your vocabulary with lightning speed!’

11- Vocabador
‘The Vocabador iPhone application is ideal for students studying for the SAT, the GRE or for anyone looking to boost their vocabulary. Combining the theme of Lucha Libre wrestling with over 400 powerful vocabulary words, Vocabador offers a fresh approach to learning that will help you build some serious vocabulary muscle!’

12- Words With Friends
‘Words With Friends is the fun, free word game that lets you connect with friends and family while expanding your vocabulary and sharpening your wit. Test your brain power and spell your way to victory. ’