Top 25 Language YouTube Channels 2016

What would be a better way to learn languages than watching entertaining videos? The Top 25 YouTube Channels provide you with amusing clips from polyglots, language teachers and other language enthusiasts. Whether you want to learn German, Portuguese or Thai, you can surely find an appropriate channel for your needs. Have a look! Well done, vloggers! (For more videos, find 2015 winners here).

Make sure to check out the Top 100 for each category as well:

  • 1. Learn Dutch with Bart de Pau

    Videos to learn Dutch with the focus on vocabulary, proverbs and false friends.

  • 2. LightSpeed Spanish

    This English/Spanish couple provides 10-minute video lessons for Spanish learners, ranging from absolute beginners to advanced speakers.

  • 3. German with Jenny

    Jenny produces entertaining videos for German learners in which she teaches phrases and expressions, German slang as well as new vocabulary and grammar. Her videos cover all levels from A1 to C2. In many videos, viewers get the chance to practice their listening comprehension as well. The videos are complemented by exercises, worksheets and flash cards which are published on Jenny's blog.

  • 4. Learn Italian with Lucrezia

    Learn Italian with subtitles.

  • 5. Easy Languages

    International video project to learn languages through authentic street interviews.

  • 6. Speak English With Misterduncan

    Teaching English to the world for free since 2006.

  • 7. Trágora Formación

    Translation-related hangouts on air every 2 weeks!

  • 8. Deutsch für Euch

    Deutsch für Euch is aimed at people wishing for an alternative to school books and dictionaries to learn German. Its targeted audience are native English speakers, but of course anyone is free and encouraged to give it a go - if you speak English, you're good to go.

  • 9. Smarter German

    Smart and witty posts and shares on YouTube which are motivating and thought provoking. One fascinating project was that they taught a guy German from scratch to level B1 in 14 days.

  • 10. Learn German with Herr Antrim

    Herr Antrim is one of the only certified German language teachers on YouTube. He tells German stories, sings German songs, and does reviews of German language learning resources in addition to his German language learning tips and weekly grammar lessons.

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