English courses and apps to help you progress in your learning journey

At Pearson English, we believe that to best meet your needs, our job is to make sure all our products and services have a positive, measurable impact on your learning outcomes, so you always know you're getting great value.

We have partnered with large and small organisations to bring English learning to a wider audience and in innovative ways. In addition we have Longman's flagship learner’s dictionary now available as an iPhone/iPod touch application. Improve your fluency in English with the most up-to-date learner's dictionary at your fingertips, now with an integrated Thesaurus and Collocations Dictionary. Finally, if you’re an English learner currently on a Pearson ELT course and are looking for current course materials, please select the appropriate option on the left.

Learn English on-the-go with mobile apps

It’s no secret that technology has become more central in our everyday lives than ever before. It helps us in every aspect of our lives, from health and fitness to creativity and social communication. And English is no different! Explore the list of apps below to see what might fit your English needs:

  • Pearson English Readers Kids: Pearson English Kids Readers make learning English fun, efficient and flexible. These stories for kids make bedtime, story time, or anytime come alive, thanks to stunning illustrations and photographs that move on the page.
  • Top Notch Go: Be in charge of your own learning—Navigate through the audio clips with ease and use the speed to playback without losing sound quality.
  • Poptropica English Family Readers: Watch your favorite Poptropica English books come to life. Engaging animations and interaction make Family Readers an essential app for your tablet.
  • Our Discovery Island - Phonic Tricksters: Tricksters have escaped from Our Discovery Island and are stealing letter-sounds from the English Bank of Phonemes!
  • Longman Dictionaries: The new edition of the best-selling Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English is a complete vocabulary and grammar resource that will enhance your learning of English.


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