Updates on EasyPronunciation.com

In this blog you can read about the updates on the site. That concerns:

  • IPA phonetic transcription translators
  • Word frequency counters
  • Pronunciation courses
  • Other language learning tools

Sometimes I also give useful tips on how to learn foreign languages.

 

 

French phonetic alphabet VS International Phonetic Alphabet

In French phonetic translator I added an option that allows you to show the transcription of French words using the symbols of the French phonetic alphabet. This alphabet was created by... Read more

Tags: French, IPA translator, French phonetics, French pronunciation, phonetic transcription

 

WordNet dictionary integrated into English phonetic translator

There's a new update in the English phonetic translator. I integrated the lexical database WordNet into the translator. Now, after you submit your English text, you may click on any... Read more

Tags: English, IPA translator, English phonetics, English pronunciation, phonetic transcription, dictionary

 

Better fonts in Chinese characters worksheet generator

As I mentioned in my previous post, I had problems with fonts in Chinese characters worksheet generator. I tried different approaches and finally decided to subscribe to web fonts at... Read more

Tags: Chinese, IPA translator, pinyin translator, Chinese pinyin, Chinese phonetics, Chinese pronunciation, phonetic transcription, Chinese characters

 

Handwriting worksheet generator in Chinese pinyin translator

I added Chinese characters worksheet generator in Chinese pinyin translator. For that, I used the plugin TCPDF that allows to create PDF documents. When you create a worksheet, you can set... Read more

Tags: Chinese, IPA translator, pinyin translator, Chinese pinyin, Chinese phonetics, Chinese pronunciation, phonetic transcription, Chinese characters

 

English translations added in Chinese pinyin translator

There's an update in Chinese pinyin translator. Now, after you submit Chinese text, you may click on any word to see its English translation. The translations are provided by CC-CEDICT. You... Read more

Tags: Chinese, IPA translator, pinyin translator, Chinese pinyin, Chinese phonetics, Chinese pronunciation, phonetic transcription, dictionary

 

Cantonese pronunciation in pinyin translator

There are major updates in Chinese pinyin translator. Now, if a word has multiple pronunciations, its phonetic transcription will be highlighted in purple. I also added Cantonese pronunciations. Recently the developers of... Read more

Tags: Chinese, IPA translator, pinyin translator, Chinese pinyin, Chinese phonetics, Chinese pronunciation, phonetic transcription, Cantonese, Jyutping

 

An open-source project spanish-pronunciation-rules-php launched

There's an update in the Spanish phonetic translator. I added an option that allows you to convert the Spanish text into phonetic transcription according to the pronunciation rules of Mexican... Read more

Tags: Spanish, IPA translator, Spanish phonetics, Spanish pronunciation, phonetic transcription, Spanish dialects

 

Updates in IPA phonetic transcription translators

There are small updates in the phonetic translators that I hope will improve your experience on this site: Now there's a character counter under the main text field where you copy... Read more

Tags: IPA translator

 

Phonetic subtitle converters for Italian and Spanish released

Now the site has two more subtitle converters: Italian, Spanish. At the same time I implemented subtitle file limitations for all subtitle converters: for unregistered users – only the first 50 lines will be... Read more

Tags: Spanish, Spanish phonetics, Spanish pronunciation, Italian, Italian phonetics, Italian pronunciation, IPA translator, phonetic transcription, subtitle converter

 

French phonetic dictionary 1.0 released

Usually I don't announce the new releases of the French phonetic dictionary. But this one is special. Two volunteers and I have finished proofreading 10,000 most frequent French words! The latest... Read more

Tags: French, phonetic dictionary, French phonetics, French pronunciation, phonetic transcription, IPA