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This browser extension helps you learn words in other languages while reading online

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In July, I binged three seasons of the sci-fi Netflix present Darkish in every week. The entire present was in German, and I used to be so obsessive about it, I began studying the language by Duolingo, and I’m completely satisfied to tell you that I’m presently on a 71-day streak within the app.

Whereas Duolingo is nice for my studying expertise, I wished one thing to assist increase my German vocabulary with out spending an excessive amount of time. Fortunately, I stumbled upon this convenient Chrome extension known as Toucan.

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The device’s thought is nifty and easy: select a language you’re studying and it’ll present you phrases in that tongue in articles you’re studying. It’ll spotlight the phrases within the language of your alternative — in my case, German — within the article. You possibly can hover over these phrases to be taught their which means in English, and even perceive tips on how to pronounce them.