The reliable companion for school by PONS with 290,000 keywords, phrases and translations!
you read and write German texts at school, or need to learn vocabulary
for the next test? Do you often look up German words in the process? The
PONS Dictionary German - English SCHOOL contains the vocabulary you
really need in school which makes it the perfect reference tool for you.
Cross-referenced definitions take you from one entry to another with a simple tap on a word in the current entry.
Detailed Grammar Information
Morphology modules enrich the dictionary with full grammatical information, detailing word inclinations and proper verb conjugation.
Advanced Input Methods
Use Google Voice, Google Goggles or Paragon's proprietary PenReader handwriting recognition technology for faster and most convenient look-up!
Full Text Search
Full text search feature allows looking up words more efficiently throughout the whole dictionary content, including headwords, idioms and usage examples.
The PONS Dictionary English SCHOOL is with 290,000 keywords, phrases and translations the reliable companion for school!
Do you read and write German texts at school, or need to learn vocabulary for the next test? Do you often look up German words in the process? The PONS Dictionary German-English/English-German SCHOOL contains the vocabulary you really need in school which makes it the perfect reference tool for you.
Who can really benefit from this app?
Any students from Year 5 up to graduation.
About the contents
• Current vocabulary containing more than 130,000 keywords and phrases and 160,000 translations • Contains the current vocabulary of all school textbooks, plus vocabulary needed for Shakespeare and Sixth Form • Avoid mistakes and learn systematically with highlighted basic vocabulary, tips on pronunciation, translation and culture • With usage examples and lots of important information on grammar • Bi-directional: German => English and English => German • With IPA phonetics
What can the app do?
• Looking up words couldn’t be easier – look-up without typing: * Simply speak your search query into the device and your search word will immediately appear in the search box as a suggestion (only for smartphones with Google Voice Search). * Simply write your search word in your own handwriting. You can use the entire space of the display screen. Your search word will appear in the search box as a suggestion. • Search for English keywords in any form you like (declined or conjugated). • Don’t worry if you’re not sure how to spell a word – the similar words or wild card search function will find what you are looking for. • The anagram search is an additional function that enables you to search for words with the same letters but in a different order. • The full-text search allows you to find examples of use easily – search results are clearly displayed in both language directions at the same time. • Searching within entries is possible and enables long entries to be searched quickly. • Translate unknown words from any application, like a web browser or from an e-mail, simply by using the ‘Share’ button. This feature allows you to send copied text directly to the dictionary and displays the translation in a single click.
• Pronunciation: Listen to numerous keywords spoken by native speakers. • Full linguistic information with declension and conjugation tables – making the app the perfect tool for anyone learning a foreign language (for English). • ‘Word of the Day’: this widget displays a new word every day on your home page. You can learn up to 365 new words a year without even trying.
Customizable user-interface functions
• The improved design of the user interface includes easy-to-use navigation and a search box, which make using the dictionary even easier. • Font size and background colour may be adjusted individually. • You can create and search your personal favourites. • The app can also be fully installed on a memory card (available for OS 2.2 and higher). • This application provides 100 % offline functionality. You do not incur any roaming charges.