BOSTON, MA , March 27, 2015 – EnglishCentral, the global leader in combining speech assessment technology with online video English education, announced today the availability of phoneme speech feedback in its latest version of the mobile app.
The EnglishCentral app provides an innovative learning experience for acquiring conversational English. It allows users to watch videos with subtitles, practice new vocabulary by typing in the missing words they hear, and pronounce the words and phrases in the video to get instant feedback on their pronunciation and fluency.
With the enhanced speech recognition feature, now, users can get in depth feedback on their fluency and pronunciation allowing them to understand which phoneme was correctly pronounced.
Through the EnglishCentral app, English learners can now get engaging video lessons on the go. Learners will be able to study both online and offline, and offline users can watch and learn any video that they recently downloaded to their phone. All progress made in the app will be synced automatically between any device they study on: including mobile phones, tablets, and computers and they will be able to study while they are offline as well.
EnglishCentral mobile is available on iPhones and iPads running iOS 6 or above. It is also available on mobile devices and tablets running Android 2.3 and above.
The app is free to download and use. Free users can watch as many videos as they want and practice speaking with 2 new videos every month. Premium members have unlimited access to all speech feedback and typing activities in all of the video lessons and courses. Premium upgrade is available in the application.
EnglishCentral, Inc., based in Arlington, Massachusetts, makes improving English language skills fun and effective by turning popular web videos into powerful language learning experiences. EnglishCentral users not only watch videos, they speak them and receive instant, personalized pronunciation feedback from proprietary speech technology via its cloud-based system. EnglishCentral has over 2M registered users and is used in over 120 countries.