1.0 / August 5, 2018
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Description

Popcorn English takes an alternative approach to the "Watchmoviesto learn English" idea by providing a toolset allowing you tofind,analyze, and study new words from a given movie or episodebeforeactually watching it. Popcorn English is for people who fallintoone of two categories: - Those who find that dictionary breaksruintheir favorite shows, - Those who are fluent enough tounderstandwords from context, but immediately forget them. * Howdoes itwork? The user finds the movie or episode they want to watchandthe app automatically builds a collection containing all wordsfromthe script. * Can I play videos in the app? We do not provideanycontent other than words in their infinitive form andtheirtranslation. * Do you have word sets for the latest shows onTV?The database is updated every day, and in most instances youwillbe able to find the show you're currently following. *Aretranslations bound to the context in which they were used? Theyarenot. Dictionary translations for the most common meaningsareprovided instead. * There are thousands of unique words ineachmovie, how to navigate through them? Words that you know mustberemoved. Whenever you create a new collection, words you removedinprior collections are hidden automatically.* So I have this listofwords with translations, how am I supposed to memorize them?Thereis a set of tools we designed to make studying a littleeasier,such as flashcards, quizzes, examinations and spacedrepetition.Stay tuned for more features in the upcoming release!*People tendto forget things - is there an alternative torevisitingcollections for a movie which I’ve already seen? Thereis! SpacedRepetition. This is a popular technique for learning andrevisitingalready learned things. We implemented it in the app -it's notbound to any particular collection and prioritizes cardsbased onyour feedback. * How accurate is the app? It's about 95%accurate.Movie scripts include names, abbreviations, slang, foreignwords oreven misspelled words. Sometimes this manifests itselfasmeaningless junk in collections, or the opposite - wemayaccidentally filter a regular word out.* Can this app be usedtostudy words from other sources, such as books, songs, etc? Yes!Youcan create custom collections and manage them as you like.

App Information Popcorn English

  • App Name
    Popcorn English
  • Package Name
    com.learnupfront
  • Updated
    August 5, 2018
  • File Size
    4.1M
  • Requires Android
    Android 4.1 and up
  • Version
    1.0
  • Developer
    Underware Solutions
  • Installs
    50+
  • Price
    Free
  • Category
    Education
  • Developer
    Sepapaja 6, Tallinn 15551, Estonia
  • Google Play Link

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Popcorn English 1.0 APK
Popcorn English takes an alternative approach to the "Watchmoviesto learn English" idea by providing a toolset allowing you tofind,analyze, and study new words from a given movie or episodebeforeactually watching it. Popcorn English is for people who fallintoone of two categories: - Those who find that dictionary breaksruintheir favorite shows, - Those who are fluent enough tounderstandwords from context, but immediately forget them. * Howdoes itwork? The user finds the movie or episode they want to watchandthe app automatically builds a collection containing all wordsfromthe script. * Can I play videos in the app? We do not provideanycontent other than words in their infinitive form andtheirtranslation. * Do you have word sets for the latest shows onTV?The database is updated every day, and in most instances youwillbe able to find the show you're currently following. *Aretranslations bound to the context in which they were used? Theyarenot. Dictionary translations for the most common meaningsareprovided instead. * There are thousands of unique words ineachmovie, how to navigate through them? Words that you know mustberemoved. Whenever you create a new collection, words you removedinprior collections are hidden automatically.* So I have this listofwords with translations, how am I supposed to memorize them?Thereis a set of tools we designed to make studying a littleeasier,such as flashcards, quizzes, examinations and spacedrepetition.Stay tuned for more features in the upcoming release!*People tendto forget things - is there an alternative torevisitingcollections for a movie which I’ve already seen? Thereis! SpacedRepetition. This is a popular technique for learning andrevisitingalready learned things. We implemented it in the app -it's notbound to any particular collection and prioritizes cardsbased onyour feedback. * How accurate is the app? It's about 95%accurate.Movie scripts include names, abbreviations, slang, foreignwords oreven misspelled words. Sometimes this manifests itselfasmeaningless junk in collections, or the opposite - wemayaccidentally filter a regular word out.* Can this app be usedtostudy words from other sources, such as books, songs, etc? Yes!Youcan create custom collections and manage them as you like.
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