SOURCE: Avanquest


April 04, 2011 11:00 ET

Avanquest Software Launches Berlitz My English Coach for iPhone, iPad and Android Platforms

Easy-to-Use Multimedia Exercises Help Users Learn and Re-Learn English While Having Fun on Their Mobile Device

CALABASAS, CA--(Marketwire - April 4, 2011) - Avanquest Software (PARIS: AVQ), a leading global developer of professional and consumer software, today launched Berlitz My English Coach for iPhone, iPad and Android platforms. Available in two versions, Classic and Premium, this innovative and easy-to-use multimedia application provides a variety of effective exercises to help users learn and re-learn English while having fun on their mobile device. During the launch period, both versions are available at a 40 percent discount in the App Store and Android Market.

"Berlitz My English Coach is perfect for anyone who has forgotten some of their English or is just beginning to learn the language. Putting users right in the middle of everyday situations, this fun and effective application helps individuals learn and re-learn useful vocabulary," said Manuel Coelho, Director Edutainment & Games of Avanquest Software. "For those proficient in other languages such as Spanish, they now have the opportunity with just 10 to 15 minutes every day to learn an array of valuable, idiomatic English expressions."

A complete program for learning while having fun, Berlitz My English Coach provides categorized and timed exercises, allowing users to improve their English at their own level. With numerous helpful exercises, users learn 2,500 words needed to speak English and communicate in a variety of situations, such as traveling on vacation, reading a newspaper, watching a television show or working at the office. The application also offers cultural information to reinforce users' immersion in English-speaking environments.

Berlitz My English Coach Premium features an additional optimized teaching approach broken down into 15-minute sessions to help users progress at an effective pace. By allowing users to monitor and evaluate their progress one day at a time, users can easily mark their progress and determine which areas to review and revisit as necessary. The Premium version also offers a dynamic dictionary that allows users to learn new words, review words already learned and go back to previous lessons.

Berlitz My English Coach Classic is available now for the iPhone ($3.99), iPad ($7.99) and Android ($3.99) platforms. The Premium version is also available on all three platforms ranging in price from $10.99 to $14.99 for the iPhone, iPad and Android. Both versions will be available for Windows Phone 7 on April 20.

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