Video bites: The authentic way to learn languages

June 27, 2024

Get ready to put your language skills into practice with our new and improved video bites. See and hear native speakers imitating one side of everyday conversations, helping you build the confidence you need for real-life encounters.

Watch and learn…

By watching and listening to native speakers in a variety of regional accents, you can mirror the movements needed for accurate speech, leading to better pronunciation and speaking skills. 

Feel like you’re there… 

Filmed in real, native-speaking locations, video bites show you glimpses of local cultures, helping you learn the most authentic way of speaking a new language. From recognisable tourist spots around the world to bustling cafes and more formal settings, you’ll soon know exactly how to use your skills in real life.

Created by Busuu experts… 

You’ll find pronunciation-perfecting video bites throughout the beginner and intermediate levels of 8 of our complete language courses:

Watch out for upcoming video bites in the German for Business course and the higher levels of the languages listed. Soon to become your favourite learning exercise, these engaging videos help reinforce your listening and speaking skills, motivating you to keep learning.

Don’t just take our word for it. Other language learners love them too! Since we started trialling video bites, the feedback has been extremely positive, highlighting yet another must-have Busuu tool to help you master languages…


Easy to learn!

Since native voices and videos are used, even beginners can have fun and learn in an easy-to-understand manner!


Me encanta que los audios y videos, sean de personas nativas del inglés.

English Translation: I love that the audios and videos are from native English speakers.

So what are you waiting for? If you’re already using Busuu, go and check them out for yourself, and let us know what you think by emailing so we can keep learning and improving together. 

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New to busuu? Download the app (available on iOS and Android), or learn on the web at and boost your confidence with video bites.

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