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.



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


Faster algorithm in Russian phonetic translator

I updated the Russian phonetic translator and the tool that inserts stress marks into Russian text. Before you could choose the size of the dictionary with accent positions in Russian... Read more

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


British English support in English phonetic translator

I finally added an option that allows you to translate English text into phonetic transcription according to the pronunciation rules of the British English. Now you have four dictionaries that... Read more

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


Word frequency counters introduced on the site

Recently I created a new online tool that I hope will help you learn foreign languages more effectively. It is online word frequency counters. So, how can they help you? Well,... Read more

Tags: Chinese, English, French, German, Italian, Portguese, Brazilian Portuguese, Russian, Spanish, word frequency counter


Russian Pronunciation Course for Beginners released

I am very happy to announce the release of Russian Pronunciation course for beginners – a software that will help you learn the correct pronunciation of Russian words. It's a... Read more

Tags: Russian, Russian pronunciation, Russian phonetics, pronunciation course, software


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