There are a number of keyboard shortcuts you can use to get through our lessons and reviews faster and easier (i.e. without having to use your mouse/trackpad so much!)
Next / Check
Instead of clicking Next or Check, you can hit Enter or Return on your keyboard to move to the next question.
When you get to a speaking practice activity in a Lesson, you can use Control+Enter to start and stop the recording.
Use the numbers 1, 2, 3, or 4 to select your answer. The numbers correspond to the choices from left to right, top to bottom, like this:
When doing Smart Review flash cards, use the left and right arrows to flip the card and mark yourself right or wrong, like this:
- See the phrase in English
- Translate it out loud (or in your head) to Portuguese
- Use the ➡️ right arrow to flip the card and see the correct translation
- Check yourself: ⬅️ left arrow = wrong ➡️ right arrow = correct
Sort the Words
You can use numbers to select / deselect words. For example, to build the sentence below, you could either click the words in order, or you could type 2 0 6 1.
After clicking on a video, you can use the J K and L keys to control it.
K - stop/play the video
J - move back 10 seconds
L - skip forward 10 seconds