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.

 

 

International Phonetic Alphabet support in Japanese kanji translator

In my kanji to romaji translator I added an option that allows you to translate Japanese text to International Phonetic Alphabet (IPA) symbols. First, I wanted to follow the Japanese IPA... Read more

Tags: Japanese, IPA translator, kanji translator, Japanese kanji, kanji to romaji, furigana, Japanese phonetics, Japanese pronunciation

 

Spanish version of EasyPronunciation.com

Now the site EasyPronunciation.com is available in Spanish. The Spanish version can be accessed at the following address: EasyPronunciation.com/es/ I'd like to give special thanks to Jaime Benito de Valle Ruiz, a... Read more

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Pinyin translator tested with "HSK Standard Course"

If you follow the news thread, you know that during the last few months I was studying Chinese in China. During my stay in China I used some of my... Read more

Tags: Chinese, IPA translator, pinyin translator, Chinese pinyin, Chinese phonetics, Chinese pronunciation, phonetic transcription, HSK test

 

Updates in Chinese pinyin translator - Chinese numbers and Latin letters

There are several updates in the Chinese pinyin translator. The most important update concerns the translation of Chinese numbers. Now you have several options: do not translate Chinese numbers, example: "101"... Read more

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

 

Beta version of Italian phonetic transcription translator released

I am happy to announce the release of the Italian phonetic transcription translator on EasyPronunciation.com. There were several people who asked me to create the phonetic translator for the Italian language.... Read more

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

 

Automatic browser language detection

I added an automatic browser language detection. This feature will show you a yellow message box suggesting you to switch the site language to your browser's default language. It should... Read more

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Version 0.1 of French Phonetic Dictionary released

At the end of January I announced French Phonetic Dictionary Project. As a quick reminder, the goal is to create a free open-source dictionary that would contain the phonetic transcription... Read more

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

 

Traditional characters conversion improved in Chinese pinyin translator

I fixed a bug with traditional Chinese characters in Chinese pinyin translator. If you still encounter problems with traditional characters, please let me know. In your email, please specify the... Read more

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

 

I'm leaving for China for 4 months

Today I'm leaving for China for 4 months to learn Chinese. As you may know, some sites (including Google, YouTube and Facebook) are blocked in China. I hope that will... Read more

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Updates in French phonetic translator

Recently I received several bug reports concerning French phonetic translator. I fixed most of them. That includes fixes for a few dozen popular French words, improved conversion rules for adjectives... Read more

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