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兩岸詞典 Liang An Ci Dian

兩岸詞典 Liang An Ci Dian

What’s New: You may have seen a Chinese dictionary but not this traditional-simplified Chinese dictionary.  兩岸詞典 Liang An Ci Dian is a newly edited dictionary emphasizing the collocations of traditional Chinese and simplified Chinese. Liang An Ci Dian also provides using vocabulary and collocations with Chinese definitions and some English and German translation. Lilly’s Favorite … Continue reading

Panda Chinese – My Pocket Buddy of Spoken Mandarin Practice 熊貓中文

Panda Chinese – My Pocket Buddy of Spoken Mandarin Practice 熊貓中文

Introduction A pocket helper for language learners to pick up daily Chinese conversations easily.  Panda Chinese provides its users with various topics of real-life scenarios, clear audio Mandarin, and self-test devices for practicing.  Each topic of conversations is divided into beginner, intermediate and advanced level.   What’s Good Multiple topics in everyday life such as … Continue reading

Buzzword Lite

Buzzword Lite

Introduction Through the broadcast of the internet, new phrases are created by the internet communities, in which Chinese is without exception.  Buzzword introduces the up-to-date popular Chinese phrases using by internet users on the topic of internet usage phenomena and some social issues.  Buzzword Lite updates weekly with latest Chinese phrases along with their pinyin, … Continue reading

Vocab Pocket – Business

Vocab Pocket – Business

Janet’s Comment: If you would like to be proficient in doing business in China or Asia, “Vocab Pocket – Business” is one of the best tools for you. There are more than 2,000 words and sentences in the app, which you may use when you are doing business. Those words are well categorized, ex: Company … Continue reading

KTdict C-D (Chinese-German dictionary)

KTdict C-D (Chinese-German dictionary)

Jill’s comment: KTdict C-D is anoff-line Chinese-German dictionary. All of the data is based on the famous HanDeDict. Totally over 120,000 words are contained in this app. The way to search is easy-to-use and user-friendly. Typing any Chinese, German or pinyin, it will show the possible items separately in each column. The searching tool is … Continue reading

现代汉语词典免费版

现代汉语词典免费版

ChunJen’s Comment: This is a dictionary for advanced learners. The purpose of using this dictionary will be more like checking the usage of vocabulary, a phrase or an idiomatic expression than looking up the meaning. While looking up a word, it is also a chance for you to check other words in the definition and … Continue reading

Pleco Chinese Dictionary

Pleco Chinese Dictionary

ChunJen’s comment: Learning a language, you must have had the experience where you get lost in looking up so many words because there are still vocabularies in the sample sentence of the word you are looking up in the dictionary. With Pleco you don’t have to do that any more. Just tap on the Chinese … Continue reading