Dutch 101

Top Resources for Learning Dutch

Learn Dutch 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 Dutch.

General

Omniglot - Basic overview of Dutch with alphabet and useful links
Wikipedia - Overview of the Dutch language

Free Courses

Duolingo - Interactive Dutch course with mobile app

Amazon - Dutch language learning materials
Dutch Pod 101 - Modern learning suite with audio and video lessons
Pimsleur - Comprehensive Dutch course based on the Pimseleur method
Babbel - Interactive web and mobile Dutch learning software

Phrases

Loecsen - Basic Dutch phrases for travel with audio and illustrations
Surface Languages - Basic Dutch phrases with audio
Wikivoyage - Dutch travel phrases (no audio)

Dictionaries and Translation

Bab.la - Dutch-English online dictionary
Bab.la - English-Dutch online dictionary
Google Translate - Translate to and from Dutch

Grammar and Vocabulary

Antosch & Lin - Dutch audio flashcard system
Bab.la - Dutch conjugation tool
Forvo - Collection of Dutch words pronounced by native speakers
Wikipedia - Dutch grammar
Memrise - Spaced repetition site and app for learning Dutch vocabulary
Verbix - Dutch verb conjugation tool

Video

Easy Languages - Learn Dutch from authentic street interviews
Dutch Pod 101 - Modern learning suite with audio and video lessons
TED - Watch TED talks with Dutch subtitles and transcripts
YouTube - Search videos for learning Dutch

Radio and Podcasts

Social Media

Meetup - List of Dutch language meetups worldwide
Reddit - /r/learndutch subreddit for learning Dutch

Books

Children's Books Forever - Free children's books in Dutch
Children's Library - Children's books in Dutch
Project Gutenberg - Download or read Dutch language books online for free
Project Gutenberg - Download or read Dutch language books online for free
Wikivoyage - Dutch travel phrases (no audio)

News

Other Resources

Duolingo - Interactive Dutch course with mobile app
Babbel - Interactive web and mobile Dutch learning software

Articles and Opinion

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