Speak & Listen to RealLife English

Understand Fast-Speaking Natives, speak and be understood by anyone, and connect to the World, for free, at the touch of a button.


About the app

The RealLife App will guide you beyond the classroom, to live, learn, and speak English in the real world.

Speaking Practice

The Global Speak is your portal to a world beyond borders, where you can practice your speaking, at the touch of a button, while making friends with other learners from across cultures via short, engaging video and audio calls.

Transcript Lessons

Follow with Transcripts and Definitions, which allow you to check for every word, plus dozens of definitions of the most difficult vocabulary from each lesson.

Listen to Podcast Lessons recorded by our star Fluency Coaches, Ethan (๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ธUSA), Andrea (๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡งUK), and Ollie (๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡บAustralia), from the world-famous RealLife English podcast (more than 3 million downloads), where we are committed to guiding you on your fluency journey via natural, real-life podcast lessons, which will inspire and empower you with all of the key building blocks for RealLife fluency, including:

โ€ข Idioms & Expressions
โ€ข Phrasal Verbs
โ€ข Slang
โ€ข Pronunciation, and Connected Speech
โ€ข Cultural Context from USA, UK, and Australia

Real English learning experience

The best app ever for learning English! It's amazing that you can meet people from around the world and have short conversations. The podcast part is exceptional! They provide show notes and transcript, so you won't miss a thing)
โ€” Gulnaz ๐Ÿ‡ท๐Ÿ‡บ  Russia

It's really an amazing app and easy to use.. it doesn't only gives access to various podcast on different topics but also enables us to speak with someone which is ofcourse an amazing way to practice and learn English. ๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿ’ฏ๐Ÿ‘
โ€” vaji vaji

This is an awesome app to make friends from around the world and sharpen our English listening & speaking! Kill two birds with one stone!
โ€” Betty ๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ผ Taiwan

Australia, Usa and Uk! not to mention all the details about everyday habits and celebration in your countries! the notes, the transcripts are definitely one of the most useful thing, even so the astonishing speaking part!! Never seen before such an amazing operation of whole world connection, face to face, in less than a minute... 
โ€“ Manuela ๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡น Italy

Download the app โ€” become a Global Citizen

Join us on our mission to create a world beyond borders, while developing your RealLife Fluency!


Troubleshooting & Support

Check the questions below. If the FAQ didn't solve your issue, open the Support Chat (link below).

I see an "Update Required" screen

The app should be updated. Please follow the download and update instructions above.


My connection was lost on the "connecting" screen

Please take note when this happens. If it's frequent, leave the screen with the "X" button on the top left corner, and then enter on the search again.

My camera isn't working (iPhones)

You denied camera access when the app asked it. To manually allow camera access open the phone Settings, scroll to to the bottom and tap RealLife English app. Allow microphone and camera by tapping on the switches.

Google Play Store says my device is not compatible (Android only)

The minimum required Android version is Marshmallow 6.0 (Level 23 API). If you have an old phone or an old Android version, consider updating it. Check how

App Store says the app requires iOS 13 or newer (iPhones only)

Our app is developed to support iOS 12, but since it is in testing phase, the TestFlight app is required to run in on iPhones. Unfortunately, TestFlight only runs on iOS13 or higher. 

My video or audio is/was bad

After the call ends, you'll see a confirmation if the call was good. If you had a problem, choose I had a problem, then Report Call Problems. Describe the issue with as many details as you can so we can investigate further. If you have frequent issues try switching to a Wi-Fi network and/or move close to your router.

What are the numbers I see on the bottom right corner?

This is your unique user identification. We'll only have it during the test phase, and it will only be asked if you need support.

I need other kind of support

Please check if your question isn't answered above. If it's not, click the button bellow to open the Support Chat, and then describe the issue you're having. Our team will assist you to solve it. Please take into consideration we might be assisting multiple people at once during the event, and we might not be able to answer you immediately.

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