What is this site?

Aprendorra helps English speakers learn the western romance language Catalan. Here you can watch videos with transcripts in both languages.

Who speaks Catalan?

About 4 million people speak Catalan as their native tongue. Several million more have learned it as a foreign language. Catalan is the official language of Andorra, a small country in the Pyrenees. There are also recognized Catalan-speaking communities in France, Spain, and Italy.

Why learn Catalan?

Besides having a beautiful sound, Catalan opens the door to a distinct and fascinating culture. The language gets its name from the autonomous region of Spain known as Catalunya, where the majority of speakers live.