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Description

Build your vocabulary with Magoosh's free vocabulary game for your iOS device. Quiz yourself every day to learn the 1200 most important words!

• 1200 vocab words picked by an expert tutor
• Definitions and example sentences for every word
• Basic, Intermediate, and Advanced vocabulary sections
• Beat levels to unlock new words
• Track your progress as you study

This app gives you free access to all of Magoosh’s general, GRE, SAT, and TOEFL vocab quizzes. Sign in with a Magoosh account (or create a new one) to save your progress to the web. You can continue your practice online at http://gre.magoosh.com/builder/vocabulary

Created by experts
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The entire wordlist is selected and defined with usage examples by Magoosh’s expert tutors, led by Chris Lele. He has been teaching the GRE for more than 10 years, runs a popular vocabulary series on YouTube and he’s also written an eBook on vocabulary. He is unbeatable in Scrabble, or any other word game for that matter.

Designed for fun and learning that really sticks
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Each level you beat unlocks a harder one: more words and more advanced vocabulary. Words you don't know will be repeated until you master them, using spaced repetition which has been shown to be a very effective memorization strategy.

About Magoosh
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We're an online test prep company with a focus on teaching the GRE, GMAT, SAT, and TOEFL through videos and personalized customer support.

In addition to our online course, we blog about words, roots, formulas, grammar, problem solving, quantitative reasoning, and reading comprehension along with study guides and study tips. Articles from the blog have been compiled into 3 separate free ebooks with over 6,000 downloads. Check it out at http://magoosh.com/

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Search the app store for "magoosh" to continue your prep. Learn all the math, verbal, and writing you need to know for the test!


Have any questions? Please ask!
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Customer satisfaction is incredibly important to us. If you have any questions or comments, please send us an email at help@magoosh.com or call 1-855-MAGOOSH and we’ll get back to you as quickly as we can. If you’re outside the US, you can also reach us at +1-510-214-0212

“I didn’t have much time to prepare for the GRE, and Magoosh made it possible for me to succeed on the test in a short period of time. I looked at Kaplan GRE, Barron’s, and Princeton Review products, and I can confidently say that Magoosh was definitely the best.”

“The team is really great and actually cares about your score as much as they would care about their own. Simply the best.”

What's New

Version 2.1.7

- Fixed a sync-related crash

Customer Reviews

4.7 out of 5

629 Ratings

629 Ratings

Really like it ; not quite perfect yet tho

Kabdksjavdlaoa

The only thing that really bothers me is I have dyslexia, and some times a challenge is nice.. Most people retain information more efficiently when they have a full understanding. It would be awesome if you could either put an option for us to hear the word , or at least put how to pronounce it. So many times I’ve gotten answers wrong solely because I couldn’t read the word. Also I think it would be beneficial to constantly give different options for the synonyms apposed to the same selection every time. For the most part I really enjoy the app so far. It’s easy to super easy to use. For no cost, I think they offer a fair amount. I personally would like more options and levels for myself , and because it’s no secret that grammar and vocabulary isn’t being taught or used properly anymore..

Love it

Mithrilak

I’m going back to college to get my MBA and because of my work experience I do not need to take the GRE but felt I should work on expanding my vocabulary. I purchased a couple books from Barnes & Noble. The one I preferred was the Kaplan GRE prep book. With that I also received access to their app for the vocabulary building. I prefer this app more than the Kaplan app and so far is free. This app starts with the simpler words so that you can build up your vocabulary to the more difficult ones. Unfortunately, the Kaplan app does not. I will probably return to the Kaplan app after I’ve gone through all of the levels on this app. Additionally, I have found that the definitions are the same between the Kaplan app and this app.

Great App Terrible Definitions

Ashdale97

I love this app and I find that it really helps me with augmenting my lexicon with many esoteric and many useful words. The only issue I have is that a good number of the definitions are just plain wrong or they are altered into a form that only vaguely captures their definitions. I have gotten words wrong and have gone to my hard copy of the Oxford English Dictionary only to find out that the words are just wrong or misrepresented in the app. It is one thing to make the words approachable but another thing to oversimplify to the point that the word and definition only vaguely match. Fix your definitions. Do better at balancing simplifying the definition and staying true to its actual definition.

Information

Seller
Magoosh
Size
33 MB
Category
Games
Compatibility
Requires iOS 8.0 or later. Compatible with iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch.
Languages
English
Age Rating
Rated 12+ for the following:
Infrequent/Mild Alcohol, Tobacco, or Drug Use or References
Copyright
© 2016 Magoosh
Price
Free

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  • Wallet

    Get all of your passes, tickets, cards, and more in one place.

  • Family Sharing

    With Family Sharing set up, up to six family members can use this app.

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