The Language Collective was born out of the realisation that there are very few mobile apps to support anyone wanting to learn South Africa’s official indigenous languages.

The Language Collective was founded by Deirdre Steeneveldt, who lives in Johannesburg, South Africa. She realised that there is an opportunity to develop an app that helps English speakers build their vocabulary in the 9 official indigenous languages, and has worked with linguists, illustrators and app developers to put the Language Collective Mobile App together.

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