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ABBYY Unveils the Latest Electronic Dictionary

Lingvo 10 provides precise and easy translation from Russian into five European languages - English, German, French, Italian and Spanish - and back

 

ABBYY, a leading developer of document recognition and linguistic technologies, today announces the availability of ABBYY Lingvo 10, the newest product in ABBYY’s best-selling line of electronic dictionaries for the PC, Pocket PC and Palm™ HandHeld devices.

 

ABBYY Lingvo now supports more than just word for word translation. A new Lingvo Tutor flash-card utility will assist users by remembering words and training their spelling. Complemented with English grammar reference book and English and German sound dictionaries, ABBYY Lingvo became a true educational tool.

 

ABBYY Lingvo now supports more than just word for word translation. A new Lingvo Tutor flash-card utility will assist users by remembering words and training their spelling. Complemented with English grammar reference book and English and German sound dictionaries, ABBYY Lingvo became a true educational tool.

 

ABBYY Lingvo now supports more than just word for word translation. A new Lingvo Tutor flash-card utility will assist users by remembering words and training their spelling. Complemented with English grammar reference book and English and German sound dictionaries, ABBYY Lingvo became a true educational tool.

 

“Lingvo is well-suited for many types of users. They maybe people who have just started studying a new language, professional translators looking for a comprehensive dictionary; office workers needing business word translations, or travelers who need common phrases for everyday communication,” explained Sergey Andreyev, ABBYY CEO.

Key benefits of using ABBYY Lingvo 10

ABBYY Lingvo 10 is available in two versions: an English-Russian-English Edition and a Multilingual Edition that can translate words and word-combinations from Russian into 5 European languages - English, German, French, Italian and Spanish - and back.
Key features include:

  • Universal modern vocabulary.
    Altogether Lingvo 10 includes 10,000,000 words in 78 general and specialized dictionaries on many different subjects. Incorporation of dictionaries published in 2003 and 2004 and even current dictionaries not yet published, ensures access to a variety of modern terms.
  • Ease-of-use.
    ABBYY Lingvo can be launched from any Windows-application by simply pressing the hot keys: CTRL+INS+INS. The intuitive user interface offers dictionaries management and search settings.
  • Complete translation.
    ABBYY Lingvo knows all the grammatical forms of words. It can display them in a separate window; or translate words given in any grammar form to its basic form in other language. Multiple examples will help to choose proper meaning of a word.
  • Multiple OS support.
    Both versions of ABBYY Lingvo support three operational systems: Windows®, Windows CE and the Palm™ OS making it convenient for desktop, laptop, pocket PC and Palm HandHeld users alike.
  • User dictionaries .
    Users can easily create their own dictionaries in ABBYY Lingvo format to add any new or specialized terms which hey may need. Russian speakers can also download free dictionaries crated by other Lingvo users from the http://www.lingvoda.ru/ portal. The Lingvo portal contains more than 100 user-created dictionaries in many different languages (Arabic, Chinese, Esperanto, etc.) related to a variety of different subjects (abbreviations, idiomatic expressions, etc.).
  • Network installation.
    With “concurrent license management”, corporate users can install ABBYY Lingvo on as many workstations in LAN as necessary, paying only for “simultaneous use” - the maximum number of workstations using the product at any one time.
  • Positive feed-backs from users.
    Lingvo’s competence and ease-of-use is highly appreciated. The product has been chosen by many corporations such as Procter&Gamble, Gillette, Deloitte&Touche, Adidas, Shell, Canon, the UN and Red Cross in Russia.

Availability and Trial

ABBYY Lingvo is immediately available for purchase through ABBYY online store. The downloadable trial version of the program will be available during January. Till that time you can test the product by testing the Lingvo online service located at http://www.lingvo.ru/lingvo (in Russian).

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