Electronic dictionaries vs. mobile software
Thread poster: Meritxell Ripollès

Meritxell Ripollès  Identity Verified
Spain
Local time: 17:02
Bulgarian to Spanish
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Feb 17, 2010

It's been a while since I found myself facing this dilemma.

When I studied Japanese I discovered how useful good electronic dictionaries can be. Of course, Japanese dictionaries are really good. The one I have now, for instance, has a couple of extensive monolingual English and Japanese dictionaries, amongst other usual features.

So, now that I focused on Slavonic languages, like Bulgarian or Croatian, I wonder if I can find a good device which has different dictionaries in it. Is it possible in this part of the world? Or maybe I should instead try to find software for my phone?

Has anyone been in a similar situation?


 

ahmadwadan.com  Identity Verified
Kuwait
Local time: 18:02
English to Arabic
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Babylon Dictionary Feb 17, 2010

Babylon Dictionary has a version for Smart Phones whose operating system is Windows Mobile.

Here is a link about this matter:

http://www.ahmadwadan.com/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=34:babylon-mobile-for-smartphone&catid=18:translation-news&Itemid=13

HTH

[Edited at 2010-02-17 10:03 GMT]


 

FarkasAndras
Local time: 17:02
English to Hungarian
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Clearly Feb 17, 2010

Meritxell Ripollès wrote:

Or maybe I should instead try to find software for my phone?

Yes.
Slavonic languages will be hard, but you'll probably find something.
http://www.mobisystems.com/


 

Stanislaw Czech, MCIL  Identity Verified
United Kingdom
Local time: 16:02
Member (2006)
English to Polish
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Software for a phone less likely than electronic dictionary Feb 17, 2010

From my experience if no decent electronic dictionary is available than software for a phone is even more likely but probably it's worth trying.

Best Regards
Stanislaw


 


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