Befiore You Know It Lite

Ideas for learning Dutch. What have you tried? What worked for you? What did not work for you?
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Befiore You Know It Lite

Post by firefly315 » Mon Feb 23, 2009 5:30 pm

Hoi allemaal,

Ik denk dat dit een heel goed programma is. Het is Before you know it lite (You can buy the full version, but this one is free.) It only takes a minute to download.

http://www.byki.com/fls/FLS_ga11.html

Anyway, it has lots of words that are grouped according to topic. There are 4 different levels for each set of flash cards. It is more fun than boring cardboard flashcards because first you see the English and Dutch words, then you type the English equivalent when you see the Dutch word, then you have to think the Dutch word and see if you were right, then you have to write the Dutch word when you see the English word. I think the reason it works well is because you want to get a good score and be able to beat each level as you're learning. I think you will know more of the words than I did before I did the program a few years ago, but I think that it will help to get your mind into the "I want to learn lots and lots of Dutch words and not forget them mode." They also give you a printed out English and Dutch wordlist that you can print out for reference. I think that it gave me more confidence when I write in Dutch. The only thing is that you have to look up each article of all the words in the program as you go through it, so you would only have to look up about 20 or 30 at a time. If you like the program, you can buy extra flashcards, and you can mix and match the flashcard categories if you buy it.

Groetjes,

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Re: Befiore You Know It Lite

Post by MaxJ » Mon Feb 23, 2009 6:12 pm

De site ziet er goed uit, ik ben nu meteen begonnen met een taal te downloaden(geen Nederlands natuurlijk). Bedankt!
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Re: Befiore You Know It Lite

Post by Joke » Mon Feb 23, 2009 6:54 pm

firefly315 wrote:Ik denk dat dit een heel goed programma is.
Ja, dit is zeker een goed programma. Ik gebruik het ook.
Hier kun je nog meer woordenlijsten voor Nederlands downloaden:
http://www.byki.com/category/Dutch/a
Maar let op: deze lijsten zijn gemaakt door gebruikers, dus niet gegarandeerd goed.

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Re: Befiore You Know It Lite

Post by firefly315 » Mon Feb 23, 2009 9:28 pm

Joke, weet je als de gebruikers heel foutjes in die programma hebben gemaakt?

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Re: Befiore You Know It Lite

Post by Joke » Tue Feb 24, 2009 7:46 pm

firefly315 wrote:Joke, hoe weet je of de gebruikers veel foutjes in dat programma hebben gemaakt?
"How do you know if users made many mistakes in the program?" Ik weet niet zeker of je dat bedoelde.

The word lists that come with the program are supposed to be correct, but you can never be sure of the lists that you can download.

I checked some for you.
Here are some lists that are correct:

00 Top 60+ words (Dutch), 61 Cards
ab Verschillende Bijvoeglijke naamwoorden (Dutch), 23 Cards
Animals 1 (Dutch), 15 Cards
Animals 3 (Dutch), 15 Cards
Asking for Directions (Dutch), 12 Cards
At the Restaurant 1 (Dutch), 12 Cards
Colors (Dutch), 11 Cards

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Re: Befiore You Know It Lite

Post by firefly315 » Wed Feb 25, 2009 8:51 pm

Bedankt voor jou hulp, Joke. Ik zal de woordenlisten te kijken.

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Re: Befiore You Know It Lite

Post by mrdutch » Tue May 08, 2012 6:50 pm

ik heb byki 4 premium

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Re: Befiore You Know It Lite

Post by firefly315 » Sat Jun 30, 2012 3:07 pm

firefly315 wrote:Bedankt voor jou hulp, Joke. Ik zal de woordenlijsten te kijken.

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Re: Befiore You Know It Lite

Post by Shazzy » Sat Jun 30, 2012 3:15 pm

Hallo
Ik heb Biki dulex. Het is beter :D

It is very good for learning words and phrases. You can write your own lists. If you are given a list of words to learn its one way you can get them perfect :D

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