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Languages & Translation (79 programs)

  1. PROS: Simple and easy to use, large selection of languages, Translation options for idioms and phrases, Uses very little system resources
    CONS: Application is not updated on a regular basis, Interface requires some updating, Translations can sound very direct and unnatural at times, No ability to save frequently used words/phrases
  2. License
    Free Download
    Language
    English
    Platform
    windows
    PROS: Easy to use., Quick and streamlined.
    CONS: Loading issues., Some translations seem ambiguous.
  3. License
    Free Download
    Language
    English
    Platform
    windows
    PROS: Good English dictionary with useful tools, One-click word definition while browsing
    CONS: Poor translation tool, Definition function fails frequently, Overly similar to Babylon
  4. License
    Free Download
    Language
    English
    Platform
    windows
  5. License
    Free Download
    Language
    English
    Platform
    windows
    PROS: Clear logical interface, Edits .po and .pot files
    CONS: No way to delete entries
  6. PROS: Embedded in Internet Explorer, Easy-to-use translation editor, Support for quite a few languages, Includes a dictionary manager and ICQ plug-in
    CONS: Doesn't work with Firefox
  7. License
    Trial version Download
    Language
    English
    Platform
    windows
  8. License
    Trial version Download
    Language
    English
    Platform
    windows
    PROS: Trusted brand, Well designed, Covers most common translation needs, Excellent for a learner / holidaymaker
    CONS: Lacks the learning options of e.g. Google Translate, Not ideal for academic / specialist use, Less useful to those with advanced knowledge, Cost might put you off, considering availability of free translation online
  9. License
    Trial version Download
    Language
    English
    Platform
    windows
  10. License
    Trial version Download
    Language
    English
    Platform
    windows
  11. License
    Trial version Download
    Language
    English
    Platform
    windows
    PROS: Includes specialized dictionaries, Great results in automatic translations, Can be embedded in other programs: Internet Explorer, Firefox, Microsoft Office
    CONS: Having so many small independent tools makes the program uncomfortable to use
  12. PROS: Support for seven languages in many combinations, Lets you adjust topic to use the right vocabulary field
    CONS: Texts are limited to 200 characters, Translation servers are sometimes down
  13. License
    Free Download
    Language
    English
    Platform
    windows
    PROS: Plausible theory behind method, Comes pre-loaded with 3 langauges, Modify frequency and type of question
    CONS: You must download other languages manually, Doesn't teach words, it helps you practice ones you know
  14. License
    Free Download
    Language
    English
    Platform
    windows
    PROS: Includes a Practice mode and a Test mode, Generates stats with test results, No installation required
    CONS: Simple interface, Stats could be improved
  15. License
    Trial version Download
    Language
    English
    Platform
    windows
    PROS: Huge database of words, Returns Syllables, Adjectives, Verbs, Adverbs and Nouns, Clearly organised results, Great for sparking your imagination!
    CONS: Requires copying entire folder to your Applications to try, Changing views a little unitutiive, Could make you a bit lazy creatively!

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