Transparent Language Online

What is Transparent Language Online?

Transparent Language Online is the ultimate language-learning system offering something for every language learner – over 100 languages, English materals for speakers of 25+ languages, Intermediate English for everyone and 10 non-English pairs.

Transparent Language Online features:

100+ Languages (and Growing):

From Afrikaans to Zulu, the number of languages available to learners is constantly growing.

Flexible Learning Path:

Follow our plan or blaze your own trail. We give each learner a starting point, but allow them to choose what they'd like to learn.

The "Welcome" Lesson:

Let us introduce ourselves! Using game dynamics, the Welcome Lesson walks learners through a quick, basic lesson to learn a few key words and how to use the program.

Extensive English Collection:

With English materials for speakers of 25+ languages, an intermediate-level immersion course, and more, we have the tools for every English learner.

Enhanced Compatibility:

Optimised for touchscreen use on Android tablets and iPads, Transparent Language Online works on virtually any Internet-connected device or computer.

Typing Activities:

Never typed in a foreign language before? No problem! Beginners start with Easy Typing to input foreign characters. Intermediate learners can advance to type with the included fully-mapped native keyboard.

Speaking Practice:

We leverage our proprietary EveryVoice™ technology to speech-enable classic learning activities like Multiple Choice and Pronunciation Practice, allowing learners to compare their pronunciation to that of a native speaker.

Practice Activities:

Want to learn a little bit of the language without taking a course? Practice listening, reading, speaking, and writing skills with learning material from any lesson using over a dozen challenging activities.



Each language is more than just an online course!

Packed full of pronunciation, speech, grammar, and vocabulary building lessons.

Alphabet Lessons:

You can't learn to read or write if you don't know the alphabet. Get learners started on the right foot with our Alphabet course.

Got Grammar?

We sure do, and more! An extensive collection of videos and written explanations covers hundreds of grammar topics, providing learners with a foundation to build upon.

Essentials Courses:

With 40 to 80 hours of learning material, each Essentials course provides what every learner needs to get started.

Supplemental Vocabulary:

Build proficiency by learning thousands of useful words and phrases categorized by topic and presented in an engaging, memory-building format complete with native speaker pronunciation.

Other Great Resources:

Language and Culture blogs, Word of the Day, and interactive social communities help learners expand upon the basic learning material by connecting them with others and allowing learners to practice using language in the real world.

Best of all for libraries, Transparent Language Online:

- No Extra Media. Delivers all learning online with no CDs, flash-drives, or DVDs -

- Is compatible with common web-browsers and operating systems -

- Allows unlimited access during the entire subscription period -

- Reports real-time, continuously-updating usage reports accessible 24/7 -

Available in Over 100 Different Languages

  • Albanian
  • Kalmyk
  • Albanian
  • Kazakh
  • Altai
  • Koasati
  • Amharic*
  • Korean
  • Arabic, Iraqi
  • Latin
  • Arabic, Levantine
  • Latvian
  • Arabic, Modern Standard
  • Lithuanian
  • Armenian
  • Luxembourgish
  • Azerbaijani
  • Macedonian
  • Balinese
  • Malagasy*
  • Baluchi*
  • Malay
  • Bambara*
  • Maori*
  • Bashkir
  • Mirandese
  • Belorussian
  • Nogai*
  • Bengali
  • Mongolian
  • Bosnian
  • Norwegian
  • Bulgarian
  • Oji-Cree
  • Buriat
  • Ojibwe
  • Cambodian, Khmer
  • Ojibwe, Central
  • Chechen
  • Ojibwe, Northwestern
  • Chinese, Cantonese
  • Pashto
  • Chinese, Mandarin
  • Polish
  • Cree
  • Portuguese, Brazilian
  • Croatian
  • Portuguese, European
  • Czech
  • Punjabi, Shahmukhi*
  • Dakota
  • Quechua, Ecuadorian*
  • Dakotah, Sisseton
  • Romanian
  • Danish
  • Russian
  • Dari
  • Scottish Gaelic
  • Denesuline
  • Serbian
  • Dutch
  • Slovak
  • English
  • Somali
  • Esperanto
  • Spanish, Castilian
  • Estonian
  • Spanish, Latin American
  • Farsi
  • Swahili
  • Finnish
  • Swedish
  • French
  • Tagalog
  • French, Canadian
  • Tajiki
  • Georgian
  • Tamil
  • German
  • Thai
  • Greek
  • Turkish
  • Haitian Creole
  • Turkmen
  • Hausa
  • Tuvan
  • Hawaiian*
  • Ukrainian
  • Hebrew
  • Urdu
  • Hindi
  • Uzbek - Cyrillic
  • Hungarian
  • Uzbek - Latin
  • Icelandic
  • Vietnamese
  • Indonesian
  • Welsh
  • Irish
  • Wolof*
  • Italian
  • Zulu
  • Japanese

English For Non-English Speakers

  • English for Arabic, Modern Standard Speakers
  • English for Chinese, Mandarin - Simplified Speakers
  • English for Czech Speakers
  • English for Farsi Speakers
  • English for French Speakers
  • English for German Speakers
  • English for Greek Speakers
  • English for Haitian Creole Speakers
  • English for Hindi Speakers
  • English for Indonesian Speakers
  • English for Italian Speakers
  • English for Japanese Speakers
  • English for Korean Speakers
  • English for Malay Speakers
  • English for Norwegian Speakers
  • English for Polish Speakers
  • English for Portuguese, Brazilian Speakers
  • English for Romanian Speakers
  • English for Russian Speakers
  • English for Somali Speakers
  • English for Spanish, Latin American Speakers
  • English for Swahili Speakers
  • English for Tagalog Speakers
  • English for Thai Speakers
  • English for Turkish Speakers
  • English for Urdu Speakers
  • English for Vietnamese Speakers

Other Languages

  • French for Arabic, Modern Standard Speakers
  • French for Portuguese, Brazilian Speakers
  • French for Spanish, Latin American Speakers
  • German for Portuguese, Brazilian Speakers
  • German for Spanish, Latin American Speakers
  • Italian for Portuguese, Brazilian Speakers
  • Italian for Spanish, Latin American Speakers
  • Portuguese, Brazilian for Spanish, Latin American Speakers
  • Spanish, Latin American for Portuguese, Brazilian Speakers
  • Welsh for English, British Speakers
Introducing KidSpeak!

A fun, easy-to-use language-learning program for young learners
  • 2+ languages: Your children can build a solid foreign language foundation in English and Spanish (Castilian).  Chinese, Mandarin is coming soon and additional languages are in development.
  • Age-Appropriate Content: Designed for ages 6 and up, children will learn words and phrases suitable for their age, needs, and interests.
  • Engaging activities: Combining animations with over 40 interactive activities, puzzles, and songs, each language is hosted by a fun cartoon "friend" and his or her playful pet, using only the language being taught.
  • Dozens of topics: No matter what they're interested in (clothing, school supplies, sports, travel, weather, and more) children will be on their way to learning a new language in no time.
  • Hundreds of words and phrases: Add to your children's seemingly endless vocabulary (and energy!) with over 700 words and expressions per language and 3 levels of difficulty.
Features for parents and library staff members
  • Easy to setup: Accessible through Transparent Language Online.
  • Intuitive interface: Your children can use the program independently, and parents can be as involved as they'd like.
  • Unlimited usage: Anyone with a Transparent Language Online account has access through their library!
  • Cross Platform compatibility: Accessible through Windows, Mac, iOS (tablet), Android (tablet) and Chrome OS web browsers.
Reporting: Libraries can see usage and session statistics.


Key Features

  • 100+ Languages
  • Flexible learning path
  • No Extra Media. Delivers all learning online with no CDs, flash-drives, or DVDs.
  • Compatible with common web-browsers and operating systems.
  • Unlimited access during the entire subscription period.
  • Real-time, continuously-updating usage reports accessible 24/7.

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