The unbeatable app for German spelling with 140,000 keywords.
Are you sometimes unsure how to spell a word? Or do you often write texts in which you cannot afford to make mistakes?
The comprehensive reference tool from PONS gives reliable answers to all your questions on German spelling – in everyday life, at school or at work.
Who can benefit in particular from this app?
Anyone who occasionally wants to double-check for the correct spelling. Anyone who wants to write correctly at all times. Anyone who is interested in and enjoys grammar and spelling.
About the contents:
• More than 140,000 keywords providing comprehensive coverage of German vocabulary • With foreign words and Anglicisms, including vocabulary from various specialist fields • With over 500,000 notes on pronunciation, meaning, hyphenation, style and alternative spellings • With detailed information about the German spelling rules
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. • 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. • Look up 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 automatically to open the relevant dictionary entry.
• Pronunciation: Listen to numerous keywords spoken by native speakers. • ‘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.