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Languages & Translation (17 programs)

  1. PROS: 57 included languages, Voice translation possible, Translates very quickly, Supports text-to-speech option
    CONS: Frequent voice translation errors
  2. License
    Paid Download
    Language
    English
    Platform
    iphone
    PROS: Fun, Huge number of levels, Audio and text with images, Several languages available, Play against other users
    CONS: No contact with other users, Too much repetition
  3. License
    Paid Download
    Language
    English
    Platform
    iphone
    PROS: Users are not required to pay to utilize Microsoft Translator., This service is employed my major companies such as Bing and Skype.
    CONS: A file size of 49 megabytes is rather hefty for those with limited amounts of memory., Permissions will be required to access the location of the user.
  4. License
    Free Download
    Language
    English
    Platform
    iphone
    PROS: Very simple to use, Pretty accurate translations, Supports 32 languages
    CONS: No speech or pronunciation guides
  5. License
    Free Download
    Language
    English
    Platform
    iphone
    PROS: Several excellent dictionaries in one, Links to forum language discussions, Includes pronunciation
    CONS: Conjugating tool is too small on screen
  6. PROS: 15 million users to review your exercises, Lots of courses, Course specializing in travel
    CONS: Many lessons are paid, Limited topics for the advanced level
  7. PROS: Fun cartoon music videos, Adjustable English and Spanish text settings
    CONS: Relatively short, repetitive minigame content, Some content should be in parent area
  8. License
    Paid Download
    Language
    English
    Platform
    iphone
  9. PROS: You can do several courses at once, Download lessons for offline use, Synchronize data between devices, Fun and enjoyable
    CONS: Very focused on vocabulary, Designed for a basic level
  10. License
    Paid Download
    Language
    English
    Platform
    iphone
    PROS: Nice interface design, More than 2,000 kanji and 16,000 compounds, Kanji organized by JLPT levels and school grades, Test for kanji meanings, readings and stroke order
    CONS: You must get used to not having romaji
  11. PROS: Native speaker says every word you're learning, Offers quizzes to test your vocabulary knowledge, Offers vocabulary categories to focus your studies
    CONS: Repeats flashcard vocabulary words often, Some words aren't very useful to learn, No transliteration of vocabulary words
  12. PROS: Includes hiragana, katakana, special characters and combinations, Two types of test: Speed and Writing, Define a practice set for the most difficult ones, Very informative flash cards
    CONS: Doesn't save test results, Only saves one practice test
  13. License
    Free Download
    Language
    English
    Platform
    iphone
    PROS: 8 unique exercises, Learn with ease, Study offline, Monitor your progress
    CONS: Full course is paywall restricted
  14. PROS: Very simple to use, Supports wide selection of languages, Speaks translations back to you, Change playback speed
    CONS: Translations aren't always completely acccurate
  15. License
    Paid Download
    Language
    English
    Platform
    iphone
    PROS: You can save your favorite phrases, You can listen to the correct pronunciation, Variety of phrases, Good categorization
    CONS: Few languages
  16. License
    Paid Download
    Language
    English
    Platform
    iphone
    PROS: Good videos, Free in the early lessons, Easy to use
    CONS: Pay for higher levels, It may not be a great way for you to learn

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