Polyglot Chinese Browser
By mode of expression, LLC
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☆ Master Mandarin by reading it online! ☆
Polyglot Chinese is for Chinese learners who want to take their reading to the next level.
Polyglot is a browser that makes it easy to accumulate vocab as you read and then study those new words with flashcards.
☆ Select any word to look it up instantly.
☆ Accumulate vocabulary in word lists.
☆ Master your new words with flashcards.
☆ Now you can go back and read your page fluently.
☆ A rich dictionary of 100,000s of definitions.
☆ No nickle-and-dime in-app purchases! You get it all.
☆ Customizable flashcard study.
☆ Export your vocab list in a number of convenient formats.
☆ Includes a guide to learning languages online.
Read real text--blog posts, domestic news, tweets and Facebook posts--with Polyglot!
What's New in Version 1.1
* iPhone 5 fullscreen support!
* iOS 6 fixes!
* Unshuffled order bug fixed
* Wordlists/folder now can be renamed
I like it, some ideas for improvement
-best Chinese tap dictionary I've found
-discrete pull-up window at the bottom of the screen to see your vocabulary
-Lietner review system integrated into flash cards
-Simple flash card system
-text on flash cards is pretty small
-no end to flash cards review session
-pinyin only has tone numbers, no tone marks
-when you master all the flash cards in a deck, it would be nice if there was something like, "Congrats! Keep studying? Or Exit?" It's just a nice option.
-integrate time boxing into a flash card review session, it makes studying feel more like a game.
-integrate automated scheduled reviews with reminder notifications
-adjustable text size on flash cards.
-integrate tone marks.
-allow for personalized flash cards by highlighting entire sentences and then selecting "add to flash cards"
-allow access to Chinese-Chinese definitions, like the ones that Safari uses for iOS6
Great product with lots of potential.
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- Category: Education
- Updated: Oct 01, 2012
- Version: 1.1
- Size: 12.5 MB
- Language: English
- Seller: mode of expression, LLC
- © mode of expression, LLC. 2012
Compatibility: Requires iOS 4.3 or later. Compatible with iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch. This app is optimized for iPhone 5.