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Language lesson marketplace Preply closed $10 million just before COVID-19 hit and is now seeing a 50% spike in business

3 monthes ago   |   By Business Insider

Language learning marketplace Preply has raised $10 million in funding, as it sees demand spike 50% for language tutors amid COVID-19 lockdowns.
Preply pairs anyone looking to brush up their language skills with a relevant tutor, and schedules lessons and provides a virtual classroom.
Preply CEO Kirill Bigai said demand had spiked in countries experiencing longer lockdowns, with bookings in Italy tripling since February.
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