Catalan 101

Top Resources for Learning Catalan

Learn Catalan with these useful resources from around the web.

There’s never been a better time to learn a language. No matter your age or experience, a plethora of tools and resources are available to get you started or help you improve your language skills.

Best of all, many of these resources are completely free.

Check out the links below to jump-start your Catalan.

General

Omniglot - Basic overview of Catalan with alphabet and useful links
Wikipedia - Overview of the Catalan language
Easy Catalan - A good introduction to Catalan

Free Courses

Amazon - Catalan language learning materials

Phrases

Surface Languages - Basic Catalan phrases with audio
Wikivoyage - Catalan travel phrases (no audio)

Dictionaries and Translation

Google Translate - Translate to and from Catalan
catalandictionary.org Conjugator - Conjugate Catalan verbs

Grammar and Vocabulary

Forvo - Collection of Catalan words pronounced by native speakers
Wikipedia - Catalan grammar
Memrise - Spaced repetition site and app for learning Catalan vocabulary
Verbix - Catalan verb conjugation tool
catalandictionary.org Conjugator - Conjugate Catalan verbs

Video

TED - Watch TED talks with Catalan subtitles and transcripts
YouTube - Search videos for learning Catalan

Radio and Podcasts

Social Media

Meetup - List of Catalan language meetups worldwide
Reddit - /r/catalan subreddit for learning Catalan

Books

Children's Library - Children's books in Catalan
Project Gutenberg - Download or read Catalan language books online for free
Wikivoyage - Catalan travel phrases (no audio)

News

Other Resources

Articles and Opinion

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