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  • Katia Shabanova
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For Word Game Lovers - 178 Slovoed 'Talking' Dictionaries for 33 Languages Now Offer Mac OS Users Exciting Word Games. Have Fun While Learning!

Multiple Difficulty Levels Let Users Have Fun Checking Foreign Language Skills, Pronunciation and Verbal Comprehension!

(PresseBox) (Freiburg, ) Paragon Software Group, a software developer of the world's most trusted dictionaries and reference applications for mobiles, tablets and PC, releases 178 newly updated Slovoed dictionaries for Mac OS featuring the new Slovoed Spelling Game, a powerful and exciting learning tool with increasing levels of complexity. With the Slovoed Spelling Game, users can have fun checking their foreign language skills, pronunciation and verbal comprehension without having to purchase an additional program. The user listens to word pronunciations and has exactly three minutes to spell them correctly. The English, German, French, Italian, Russian and Spanish games include multiple difficulty levels, and the highest levels challenge the player with difficult words carefully selected by leading linguists and experts.

In addition to the new Slovoed Spelling Game, Slovoed dictionary apps offer other learning tools and the most advanced feature set. The user can look up words and phrases in any grammatical and spelling form or even dictate them. Slovoed dictionaries are available for all levels and include the most comprehensive and up-to-date content from the world's foremost lexicographers. With Slovoed apps users can translate any foreign words from Safari, Chrome, Mail, iWork or other system apps.

During February, users are invited to download the full version of the English Explanatory Dictionary and use it for free until March 1, 2014.

Word search options include:

- Headword search
- Similar words search
- Wildcard search
- Anagram search
- Search within entries
- Full text search

- Multi-word search (up to 16 words)
- Dictation (in Mavericks only)

Learning tools include:

- Spelling game (available in English, French, German, Italian, Russian and Spanish)
- Built-in tables of irregular verbs
- Favorite articles
- Audio pronunciations by native speakers (available for English, French, German, Italian, Spanish and Russian)
- Conjugation tables (available for English, French, Russian and Spanish)

The free Slovoed Dictionaries app allows users to test any of the 178 Slovoed dictionaries prior to choosing the right one and purchasing it. Multiple reference tools and languages can be used in the same app, with easy switching between them.

Requirements: Mac OS X 10.7 and higher.


Price: Slovoed ‘catalogue’ app is free. Download and test any of the Slovoed dictionaries for free. Full dictionary versions start at $US9.95 (EUR 7,99).