CultureAlley, a language learning platform, has raised $6.15 million in a series A round of funding from Tiger Global Management and participation from 500 Startups and KAE Capital, reports The Tech Portal. The company had previously raised seed funding from individual investors including KAE Capital founder Sasha Mirchandani, Google’s Rajan Anandan and Sunil Kalra. As of now, CultureAlley provides lessons for English, Spanish, Mandarin, Hindi and Punjabi. For English, the platform provides an app called Hello English, which it claims helps learn read, write and speak the language and pick up vocabulary. The app itself is available in 12 vernacular languages to learn English from, namely Hindi, Urdu, Bangladeshi Bengali, Bengali, Tamil, Kannada, Telugu, Marathi, Malayalam, Punjabi, Gujarati and Oriya. The app provides users with 200 lessons in grammar and conversations, along with reading, speaking, listening and writing exercises. It…
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