HiNative is a Q&A platform for language learners. You can ask questions about the languages you're learning and answer questions about your own native language. It's a friendly, give and take community of language learners and people interested in different cultures!


<Ask questions>

  • Tap or Click the [Ask] button on your screen and then select the type of question you want to ask.
  • Select a language to ask about, type in your question, and tap [Post] on the top right of your screen.
  • You can also add pictures and voice recordings to questions via the icons at the bottom of your screen!

<Answer questions>

  • Browse the question feeds until you find a question you know the answer to.
  • Tap or Click a question to open it, and type your answer into the text area at the bottom of your screen.
  • Tap or Click the orange arrow to post your answer.
  • You can upload pictures and voice recordings to answers too! Tap or Click the (+) icon above your keyboard to open up the options menu.

<Add languages>

If you want to learn about more languages than the ones registered to your account, you'll need to add them first.
  • To add more languages, tap or click [Edit] next to your profile picture on your profile page.
  • Scroll down to your "Languages of interested" and tap or click [Add language you are interested in].
  • Once you've added a new language, make sure to tap [OK] for the app, click [Save changes] for the web browser in the top right of your screen to save the changes.