English in the headlines
Learn English through world events and words in the news. Wordflashback is an online vocabulary course that helps you retain what you've learned, with funny, relevant content.
Only 5 to 10 minutes daily to improve your English
Words in the news
Each lesson is centered on a word making the rounds in the press from the world of politics, economics, sports, culture, etc. Learn vocabulary, idioms, definitions and more while taking a fun look at the headlines, past and present.
Our archive goes back to 2010. Enjoy reminiscing about current events from way back when, and improve your English at the same time!
How does it work?
Keeping learners motivated
There’s no use developing wonderful educational tools if they aren’t used. Wordflashback motivates and encourages its users to continue their progress by making e-learning as fun as possible.
Our AI software adapts each lesson to the needs and level of the learner. They receive personalized content, explanations and corrections to make sure every minute is well spent.
Over 3 million people use our courses. Here's what they say about us:
"Every single one is so clever. What a great way to learn English!"
"I love current events and this is a fun and really interesting way to learn. Even those of us who are nearly fluent can learn something new."
"All the themes are interesting and intelligent and your sense of humour is second to none. Can't wait for the next one!"