Learn Italian – Gengo WordPower for Mac
Publisher: Innovative Language
Publication date: 2010-2012
Rapidly Master More than 1000 of the Most Frequently Used Words and Phrases!
See the words, hear a native pronounce them, record your own voice and compare it to the native speaker.
Will this application alone allow you to speak like a United Nations diplomat? Probably not. Will it empower you to function in everyday situations, understand the language spoken around you, and help you rapidly learn the language? Absolutely “YES!”
What makes WordPower so effective? It’s Fun, Fast and Easy to Use!
How does it work?
1. Select one of up to 75 categories on the most common topics in the Italian language.
2. Memorize each word as you see it in its native alphabet (Romanization where applicable) and Italian translation
3. Listen and learn to properly pronounce each word as you listen again-and-again to a recording of a native Italian speaker
4. Record and play back your voice to compare your pronunciation to the native speaker’s
5. Save words and their small audio file to your personal word bank to study at a later time
6. Memorize all words in the category and quiz yourself with fun and easy to use flashcards
This application will give to the power to:
– Master the pronunciation of any word
– Significantly improve reading fluency as you see the written form of each word
– Improve listening comprehension by listening to the pronunciation of each word again-and-again
– Master difficult words as you store and easily access them from your own personalized Word Bank
– Challenge yourself with a flashcards to boost retention
With WordPower, you get all of these benefits, plus it’s easy to use. Fast, effective, and fun.
– Over 1000 Words: The most essential words all in one place
– Word Review by Category: Words are grouped by category
– Listening Practice: Hear each word’s proper pronunciation by a native speaker
– Perfect your Pronunciation: Record and play back your voice to compare your pronunciation to the native speaker’s
– Personalized Word Bank: Save difficult or useful words, with their audio files, to review at any time
– Flashcards: Test your knowledge with easy to use audio flashcards!
– Word Bank Flashcards: Instantly review Word Bank entries in Flash Card form
– Custom Flashcard Settings: Easily adjust the text size, card order, and question type to meet your study needs
– Advanced Search Function – Search entire database in Italian or English
– Volume control – Easily adjust volume with slide control
– Audio flashcards with adjustable settings!
– Beautiful images help you remember important vocabulary words
– Sample Sentences / Phrases with Audio (where available)
– Part-of-Speech (where available)