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Inventory of ICT tools and open educational resources

Welcome to the inventory of freely available online tools and open educational resources for language teaching and learning developed by the ICT-REV project! The inventory contains a list of tools that have been evaluated with specific criteria in mind. Read more


The programme was created by a German university and allows you to interact with your audience via live polls. Everybody with a device that is connected to the internet can take part, and no log-in is required. Responses are optimized for the big screen. You can see/show them in your browser or in a powerpoint presentation.

Evaluation: A nice, easy and free tool to create quizzes or surveys. The tool’s interface is very user-friendly, both for the creator and other participants. Also there is no need for participants to sign up in order to take part.

Cost: Free with registration

Website: https://trypingo.com/



Principal function(s)
  • Polling
Type of interaction
  • Group/pair work - classmates
  • Group/pair work - outsiders
  • You supply
  • Reading
  • Vocabulary


User-friendliness/complexity of the tool´s interface Interface: Simple
Time needed for mastering the „how-to“ of the tool and a production of a task Time efficiency: High
The number of languages in which the tool is currently available/adaptable to Interface language(s): English and German
Does the tool require registration? Who can see my data? Can I remain anonymous? Respect for privacy: he website collects some data, such as the user's IP address, date and time of access and the user's type of browser, but these data are not shared with third parties.The collected data is deleted after 30 days.
Possiblity to save your or others´ work for reuse/reproduction Saving work for future use: Yes
Possibility of the tool to be used for a  range of different activities (e.g. to what extent you can organize a project assignment with a central activity based on this tool) Tailorability (If so, how?) Yes. For an overview of its features check: https://trypingo.com/en/features/


Technical requirements

Installation required? No
Compatibility/Operating System: All operating systems
Other tech requirements:

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This tool was developed within the framework of a cooperation agreement between the European Centre for Modern Languages and the European Commission