X
CNET logo Why You Can Trust CNET

Our expert deal-hunting staff showcases the best price drops and discounts from reputable sellers daily. If you make a purchase using our links, CNET may earn a commission.

Get a Lifetime Babbel Subscription at 76% Off With This $140 Memorial Day Deal

Learn up to 14 languages for life without a monthly subscription.

Adrian Marlow Writer I
Adrian is a deals writer on the Commerce team at CNET. With a love of books, entertainment, travel, tabletop games and, yes, even fandom, they can often be found at concerts, RenFest, Dragon Con or at home binge-watching everything from new hits to classics. After graduating from Kennesaw State with a B.A. in English and Professional Writing, Adrian had a short gig in casting, followed by a long stint teaching English lit, theater and film, before transitioning into commerce writing in 2021. Adrian enjoys sharing insights and favorite finds with their readers.
Expertise Deals
Palash Volvoikar Writer
Palash has been writing about technology (and entertainment) for over a decade. His focus has been on the evolution of computing, ranging from smartphones to PC builds and everything in between.
Expertise Personal computers, smartphones, and gadgets in general. Credentials
  • 10 years writing about technology professionally.
Ingrid Cruz Contributor
Jason Coles Writer
Jason is a freelance writer and editor across a plethora of fields and websites, and when not finding and writing up deals, can often be found trying to tire out his children so they'll actually sleep.
Adrian Marlow
Palash Volvoikar
Jason Coles
2 min read
white Babbel logo on an orange background with the babbel logo mark pattern.
Babbel/CNET

Memorial Day deals are here, and it's a good time to snatch this Babbel deal. Babbel is one of our favorite language-learning apps, offering a selection of 14 languages. It's easy to use, and its school-type experience helps you stick to your learning goals. Right now you can get Babbel for life at one of its lowest prices of all time, through a StackSocial deal that gets you a lifetime subscription to Babbel to just $140. That's 76% less than the usual price of $599, beating even the current discount you can get from Babbel by over 50%. This one-time payment gives you permanent access to an array of online courses across 14 different languages, which you can tackle at your own pace. If you like the sound of that, make sure you grab it quick, because this is a limited-time offer that expires soon.  

Babbel's extensive language software includes Spanish, French, Italian, German, Russian, Swedish, Indonesian, Portuguese and more. The lessons are short and to the point, allowing you to practice in 10- to 15-minute intervals that can fit into any schedule. Real-life topics include travel, family, business, food and others. A variety of skill levels are available, ranging from beginner to advanced, so the program can grow with you as you improve. 

babbel.jpg
Babbel

The speech-recognition technology will give you immediate feedback on pronunciation, so you don't just learn to read and write but how to listen and speak as well. You'll also get personalized review sessions to reinforce what you've learned. The program works across desktop and mobile devices. Although the internet is required most of the time, there is also an offline mode available where you can access courses, lessons and reviews without Wi-Fi, so long as you download them beforehand. Babbel also syncs your progress across your devices so that you can jump in from wherever is most convenient. 

Becoming fluent in a new language is a great way to stay engaged in learning, and the transferable skills you gain can open doors for leisure, work and beyond. Note that while you can access this program on as many devices as you want, this subscription offer is available only for new users.

Babbel is a great value when compared with other online courses, especially with this current discount. So whether you're a lifelong learner or just want to pick up some basics for your globe-trotting adventures, this is a solid deal.

Read more: 11 Items to Add to Your Travel Checklist for a Smooth Trip