English Pronunciation Dictionary: Phonetics and Audio

There is nothing more fearsome and daring at the same time as trying to learn a foreign language, especially when it comes to pronunciation; and the English language; in particular; has really significant hindrances to the average Italian speaker. Starting from the fact that in English words are not pronounced as they are written, for…

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How to translate English sentences: using the web

If you are looking at a text in English that you simply can’t understand, or that you need to convert into a PDF, term paper or official document from Italian into English, and you are not that familiar with the language, then you certainly don’t want to struggle trying to translate it word for word. …

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Everyone knows Wordreference: is it really the best on the web?

By now we all know about Wordreference: you can’t not have come across this service at least once in your life, whether as a student, an employee, or merely an English language sympathiser. If by chance you’re looking for some interesting articles about technology, the most recent news, or anything else on the internet, you’ll…

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The English Dictionary by Corriere

The whole world speaks English: the web, business, the medical treatises … now you cannot afford to not understand or to not know the meaning of a term in particular. If you are in a hurry, and you quickly need the meaning of a verb, a complement or anything else, the English dictionary by Corriere…

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English medical dictionaries

Are you a doctor, or a medical interpreter who needs to attend lots of scientific conferences? Are you pursuing a degree in medicine, pharmacology, or are you just interested in learning more about the field? You may be happy to know there are loads of really helpful and informative books out there that you can…

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Best Italian-English translators

Here I’ve compiled a list of what I consider to be the best online Italian-to-English translation tools. When I say ‘best’ I mean these translators have access to a wide range of vocabulary, use correct English syntax, assign the right word to the right meaning, offer a user-friendly interface, and also execute the translation at…

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Free online English dictionaries with audio pronunciation

Ready to get down to business and start studying English pronunciation more seriously? Have you been struggling with your dictionary? Feeling thrown off by the phonetic symbols listed for each word? Well, you are definitely not alone – English pronunciation is no simple undertaking. It is, nonetheless, very important: and just learning the vowel sounds…

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Legal English dictionaries

Are you majoring in law and looking to improve your legal English vocabulary? Would you like to practice law abroad, but need to brush up on terminology related to your field? Are you a solicitor or legal expert and you need to get a better feel for the right words you’ll need to use? You…

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Skype’s ‘real time’ translator

Microsoft has revealed the new translation function, which works in “real time”, for the most popular software used for internet phone calls online. I’m talking about Skype. CEO Satya Nadella has declared the company’s plans to launch a test version of this innovative service (Skype Translator), for Windows 8 within the year 2014. Competition in the…

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