Language Aid: English - Chinese

Language Aid is a unique digital dictionary that brings together sound, images and text to give you a rich, interactive learning experience.

Simply search for a word (in English) and Language Aid will show you the direct translation in Chinese, the Pinyin character and measure word (if available), a photo representing the word, a description of the word, a sample sentence and two sound clips.

You can then record and listen back to your own pronunciation of the word.

Software Features: 
  • a searchable 800+ word bank
  • Pinyin characters alongside English and Mandarin words
  • superb photographs with explanations for each dictionary word
  • sample phrase and sound clip for each dictionary word
  • high quality sound clip for each dictionary word
  • record and playback facility to enable the user to listen back to their pronunciation
  • Extensive help manual (PDF)
Software Developer: 
Tintisha Technologies
CD & 5 user license: £49.99 (+ VAT)
Additional 5 user license: £25 (+ VAT)
Age Range/Key Stage: 
Key stage 2 - 4 (or anyone wishing to learn Chinese Mandarin from scratch)
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System Requirements: 
  • Windows 2000 or later
  • Approximately 200mb free disk space
  • PC microphone (for recording voice)
  • PC speakers (for playback of voice recordings and sound clips)
  • CD-Rom Drive
  • Works on a network or standalone PC
Delivery Method: 
By post
Order info: 
This product is available to buy via our easy four step process.
  1. Click the 'Order now' button below and fill out the form (no payment necessary at this stage)
  2. We verify your order, contacting you if necessary for an order number
  3. Your software is sent out to you within 3 working days after verification (by post or email)
  4. We invoice your organisation using the order number you supplied

Alternatively you can order by phone or fax.

Tel: +44 (0) 1455 289189
Fax: +44 (0) 1455 284990