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LearnPractice.com – Website with free exercises for those learning Dutch

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I recently received an email from Burak Bilgin who let me know about his website LearnPractice.com for the Dutch Australian links page.

After trying it out myself, I thought it was worth a blog post to highlight this great tool for those learning Dutch.

It’s quick and easy to sign up for a free account and this then gives you access to over 800 free online exercises. You can choose from a variety of quiz categories as this screenshot shows:

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What I liked most was the instant feedback.  When I’m learning, I like to know immediately what I’ve done wrong, or what I have right.   When you have a correct answer, you go straight through to the next question, with “That was right” on the top of the screen (referring to the previous question).

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In the image below you can see, when I had an incorrect answer, it gives me the chance to be able to see where I went wrong and correct myself.  (In this case, I had an extra “a” in kwart)

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At the end of a quiz, it will summarise your score.  I also like that this was based on questions I had right the first time – not including the ones I corrected myself on with assistance.  It also shows a summary of my incorrect answers, giving me a good base to revise.

Screen Shot 2013-10-23 at 12.24.11 PMAs I write this, I’ve only taken one quiz but I can see this is a handy tool I’m likely to return to regularly and wanted to share it with those who are learning Dutch.

Good luck!  I’d love a comment below if you have tried out this website to hear how you went.

Renée 🙂

Dutch Australian is a community of those with connections to both Australian and The Netherlands.  This blog follows the adventures of our Dutch Australian family as well as highlighting information and articles of interest to dual nationals.  You might like to read more about me, get to know other Dutch Australian people and explore other articles on the blog.  Come and chat to others over in the Dutch Australian Facebook community, we’d love to meet you!  If you’ve enjoyed this post, I’d really appreciate you taking the time to comment below or share.  You can also contact me directly and sign up for our e-newsletter to keep up to date.

 

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  1. Thank you very much for taking the time to review LearnPractice.com. I really appreciate the encouraging feedback. It is also very interesting to read what you liked about it. This helps me to identify which features are the most valuable for end-users, so that I can develop more similar features. I am also looking forward for the comments of the Dutch Australian community. That helps a lot to improve a website like LearnPractice.com. I truly appreciate your efforts.

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