What's New

New and improved app homepage
Enhanced reading experience
Numerous bug fixes and improvements
Voiceover improvements

We're here to help! Please contact [email protected] with any questions or feedback.

App Description

Learn English with the Hot English app! English for all levels (easy – advanced). A monthly magazine for learning English: readings (current topics, words explained) + listenings (lots of accents) + exercises + videos. Idioms, phrasal verbs, useful expressions, grammar, vocabulary. Learn faster because it’s fun!

In every monthly issue of Hot English, you will:

- Learn 300 new words, idioms, phrasal verbs and expressions.
- Get lots of listening practice + hear lots of different accents.
- Read about the latest in culture, business, music, films, travel and news.
- Learn “real” English so you can talk to native English speakers.
- Learn faster because the material is motivating and fun.
- Save money! Hot English is much cheaper than English classes or textbooks. Also get a big discount on a six-month or one-year subscription.

Studying English for an exam, travel, work, or fun? Learn Hot English is number 1!

Are you an English teacher? Hot English is an excellent classroom resource – each issue is packed with motivating ready-to-go classes. You’ll save time and your students will love the material.


This is a free app download. Within the app users can purchase the current issue and back issues.

Subscriptions are also available within the application. A subscription will start from the latest regular issue at the time of purchase.

-The subscription will renew automatically unless cancelled more than 24 hours before the end of the current period. You will be charged for renewal within 24 hours of the end of the current period, for the same duration and at the current subscription rate for the product.
-You may turn off the auto-renewal of subscriptions through your Account Settings, however you are not able to cancel the current subscription during its active period.
-Payment will be charged to your iTunes account at confirmation of purchase and any unused portion of a free trial period, if offered, will be forfeited when a subscription to that publication is purchased.
-If a subscription offers a free trial, at the end of the trial period, you will be charged the full price of the subscription. You may cancel a subscription during its free trial period via the subscription settings on your iTunes account. This must be done 24 hours before the end of the subscription period to avoid being charged.

Users can register for/ login to a pocketmags account in-app. This will protect their issues in the case of a lost device and allow browsing of purchases on multiple platforms. Existing pocketmags users can retrieve their purchases by logging into their account.

We recommend loading the app for the first time in a wi-fi area so that all issue data is retrieved.
If your app will not load past the splash page after a first install or an update, please delete and reinstall the app from the App Store

Help and frequently asked questions can be accessed in-app and on pocketmags.

If you have any problems at all please do not hesitate to contact us: [email protected]


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iPhone Screenshots

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App Changes

  • September 15, 2012 Initial release
  • September 21, 2012 Price decrease: $5.99 -> FREE!
  • September 25, 2012 New version 4.2.7
  • February 08, 2013 New version 4.9.9
  • February 22, 2013 New version 4.9.10
  • March 05, 2013 New version 4.9.100
  • May 31, 2013 New version 4.9.21
  • November 18, 2013 New version 4.9.35
  • June 26, 2014 New version 4.9.54
  • December 01, 2014 New version 4.9.68
  • December 04, 2014 New version 4.9.71
  • October 21, 2015 New version 4.9.86
  • March 23, 2016 New version 4.9.92
  • June 22, 2016 New version 4.9.94
  • June 13, 2019 New version 6.0.0
  • May 06, 2021 New version 6.4.0