Warid Introduces Language Learner

Warid Language

Language plays a key role in communication and Warid aims at bridging all communication needs of its customers.

Whether you are watching a foreign language film, meeting a person who doesn’t understand your language or visiting a country where they don’t understand your language, you often end up facing situations where language becomes the biggest barrier.

As a solution to overcome this barrier, we introduce Warid Language Learner service so that you can master the language of your desire and get coached anytime instantly through your mobile phone.

The service allows its subscribers to learn new languages with ease and efficiency. You can use both SMS and voice mediums to acquire the meaning of words and  phrases along with their correct pronunciations. Languages catered through this service include Arabic, English, French, German and Spanish. A user can subscribe to more than one language at a time.

As a DIY learning program, users can choose to either subscribe to receive daily SMS for a whole month or simply send a message to receive SMS containing new words and phrases in the selected language(s).

Mechanics:

  • To Subscribe, SMS ‘Sub’ to 5757 or Dial 5757
  • To Un-Subscribe, SMS ‘Un Sub’ to 5757 or Dial 5757
  • To get a new word instantly SMS to 5758 with the desired language keyword, which are: FL (for French), AL (for Arabic), GL (for German), SL (for Spanish), EN (for English).

Charges:

  • SMS/IVR
    • SMS to 5757:      Rs 0.05+tax
    • Call on 5757:      Rs 0.10+tax/min
    • SMS to 5758:      Rs 0.50+tax
  • Subscription
    • Prepaid:               Rs 0.50+tax/language/day
    • Postpaid:             Rs 15+tax/language/month