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EEL400T-engl


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ECTACO English <-> Latin Partner EEL400T

Price: $139.95

Category: Talking dictionary
Language pair: English<->Latin; Latin<->English; English<->English
Vocabulary: 450,000 words
Size:4.6x3.5x0.6 in
Weight:4 oz
Battery Type: 2 x AAA batteries, included
PC connection Yes

Incorporating advances in the text-to-speech technology with access to more than 450,000 entries, this talking dictionary is an incredibly powerful and unique language resource. The much sought after English<->English dictionary is topped off by our English <-> Latin bidirectional reference dictionary, making this sophisticated handheld best apt to satisfy both professional linguists and students alike. Its state-of-the-art English speech synthesis makes it an extraordinarily versatile, functional and capable language tool.

Effective learning curve

If your goal is to use correct and proper English, or to read, write, and translate Latin effectively - this dictionary is your best choice. The word databases are constructed based on the experiences of professional translators working in the field, and offer some of the fastest and most powerful search functions available, providing you with the right words, right when you need them.

  • Advanced English voice synthesis.
  • Large, 5-line high-resolution graphic screen.
  • Vector Ultimaô spell-checker allows you to enter words as you hear them and choose a spelling from the suggestions list.
  • 200 Latin proverbs
  • Latin pronunciation rules

Added functionality

  • Universal organizer, calculator, business scheduler comply to highest industry standards
  • Built-in metric and currency converters are indispensable tools for the business traveler
  • AC adapter, PC-link options available; purchased separately

For complete information on this model, please refer to the instruction manual available in PDF format.

In addition to the electronic dictionary itself, included are two replaceable batteries, a carrying and storage pouch, an extra CD with supplementary software applications and the userís manual.

Price: $139.95

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SCG-1870


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Franklin SCG-1870

Price: $199.95

Category: Dictionary
Language: English
Vocabulary: over 200,000 words
Size: 5.125 x 3.5 x 0.5 in
Weight:5 oz
Battery Type: 2 x AA batteries

This is the top-of-the-line in handheld reference resources. The perfect solution for professionals, Franklinís Ultimate Portable Reference Suite lets you stay connected to all the information you need and provides a sound basis in historical facts and the latest developments.

  • Easy to understand definitions. Immediate access to clear and concise definitions for over 200,000 words, with guidelines for words with confused or disputed usage.
  • Accurate pronunciation. Headwords and definitions spoken with Franklin's ClariSpeech technology.
  • Authoritative spelling. Discover the correct spelling for a word based on phonetically-entered words and Franklin's quick search and retrieval technology.
  • Interactive learning with word games. Build your vocabulary while playing Letris, Word Dozer, and other interactive games.
  • Comprehensive grammar guide and more. Grammar Guide (with Grammar quizzes), and over 20 tables of useful information, at your fingertips. The Confusables feature gives you with easy access to homonyms and homophones.

Provides instant and easy access to massive amounts of data: the new 11th edition of Merriam-Webster's Collegiate Dictionary, Franklin's Advanced Thesaurus, Concise Columbia Encyclopedia, Great Documents of American History, and much more.

  • Merriam-Webster's Collegiate Dictionary, 11th Ed. Completely updated and redesigned, the new Eleventh Edition of the Merriam-Webster's Collegiate Dictionary sets a new standard in electronic dictionaries with dynamic new content, a striking new look, and a fresh platform for easy viewing and accessibility. Combines high-quality language reference with state-of-the-art search technology, providing instant access to over 200,000 words and 500,000 synonyms.
  • Franklin's Advanced Thesaurus Expand your vocabulary. Use alternate word choices with a complete thesaurus containing 500,000 synonym returns (including Classmates). Synonym paragraphs explain different shades of meaning between words.
  • Concise Columbia Encyclopedia, 4th Ed. Contains over 16,000 articles supplying you with a wealth of cultural, historical, biographical, and scientific information. Bookmark feature allows you to keep track of favorite and/or challenging entries. Cross-references are included for easy look-up.
  • Great Documents of American History Contains the complete text of 60+ of the most important documents and speeches that have shaped America. Search by subject, author, year, document type, words and phrases found in the document text, or any combination of the above.
  • Versatile and Expandable This reference tool has a built-in ROLODEX Databank, calculator and metric/currency converters. It is also expandable with an included* PC connectivity kit that allows for downloads of other reference and e-Book titles as well as news from around the world. Use your book card slot to access a library of additional Franklin titles.

(Note: * The PC Connectivity kit included with this model does not include an AC Adapter.)

Price: $199.95

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SAT-1600


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ECTACO English-English Dictionary with SAT Words Tutor SAT-1600

Price: $99.95

Device Type: ECTACO B-3
Operating system: eBM OS 2.0
Size: 5.17x3.39x0.67
Weight: 6.5 oz
Batery Type: 2 x AAA batteries, included
PC connection yes

The latest English dictionary from ECTACO is a powerhouse of a resource tool packed with everything you need to make studying a breeze. The 70,000 entry WordNet dictionary is easy to use and features a touch-sensitive display and a sophisticated search engine. The read-back function and comprehensive definitions it supplies for every word make it an easy to navigate language resource.

Also included is the WordNet 5000 thesaurus that is able to provide synonyms to help you improve your vocabulary. It will also allow you to improve your writing skills with this powerful resourcesí capabilities at your fingertips whenever you need it.

Another invaluable resource for anyone studying English or preparing for their SATs is the SAT Words tutor. This vocabulary training tool is absolutely essential for all students of English. Providing English speech synthesis and transcriptions for all words, it is made up of five fascinating, entertaining and effective learning games. Also included in this clever device is everything you need to keep your self organized and entertained including an address book and player.

This model is normally operated in a silent mode and you will need to press the "Speaker" button or to choose the corresponding option from the menu in order to hear the translation spoken out loud.

Price: $99.95

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LM-6000


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Franklin LM-6000b

Price: $199.95

Category: Talking dictionary
Language: English
Vocabulary: 130,000 words
Size: 5.5 x 5.8 x 1.5 in
Weight: 4 oz
Battery Type: 4 x AA batteries, included

This absolutely massive language resource is unique in that it lets you share it with multiple users! You can play games together, have multiple study lists and share definitions. The large screen, and headphone option allow you many options for how to use the device. With its more tha 130,000 words, 300,000 definition and 500,000 thesaurus entries and an extensive grammar - you will be prepared for any and all study related challenges you will face.

You also may want to check out the ECTACO EEL400T. This advanced electronic dictionary features an extensive vocabulary, flash card games and can be linked to your PC. A Bonus CD is also included offering software to extend and expand your dictionaryís functionality. Compare these models and discover the differences! The userís manual is in English.

Price: $199.95

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MWS-1840


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Franklin MWS-1840

Price: $159.95

Category: Talking dictionary
Language: English
Vocabulary: 120,000 words
Size: 5.9 x 4.6 x 1.2 in
Weight: 4 oz
Battery Type: 4 x AAA batteries, included

This talking version of the Merriam-Webster Dictionary and Thesaurus features an easy to read 8-line display. Its comprehensive and authoritative database includes 120,000 words, 300,000 definitions and 500,000 thesaurus entries! Not only can you quickly and easily find just what you are looking for thanks to the powerful search functions but you can both see the word on the screen and hear it spoken aloud! Simply highlight a word contained in the definition of another word and you are instantly supplied with a definition for that word! The invaluable study aides and resources included here include a personalized study list, an SAT word list, comprehensive grammar guide, exercises, tests and ten language improving games.

You also may want to check out the ECTACO EEL400T. This advanced electronic dictionary also features an extended vocabulary, flash card games and can be linked to your PC. A Bonus CD is also included offering software to extend and expand your dictionaryís functionality. Compare these models and discover the differences! Userís manual available in both Spanish and English.

Batteries are not included in the package.

Price: $159.95

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MWD-460


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Franklin MWD-460

Price: $64.95

Category: Non-Talking dictionary
Language: English
Vocabulary: 80,000 words
Size:12.66 x 7.8 x 1.65 cm
Weight:4 oz
Battery Type: 2 CR-2032 lithium

The authoritative Merriam-Webster dictionary sized for your pocket! Offering more than 80,000 words and 274,000 definitions, this reference work has been specially adapted for classroom and travel use. Featuring a powerful and intelligent search engine it quickly finds you what you are looking for even if you make a mistake in spelling it! The Spelling Bee and Flashcard games included help you brush up on your spelling and expand your vocabulary. Educational entertainment includes crossword puzzles and 9 other fun and challenging language-based games. The 4-line monochromatic screen is easy to read and displays names and telephone numbers that have been stored in its password protected ROLODEX organizer.

Price: $64.95

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KID-1240


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Franklin KID-1240

Price: $69.95

Category: Dictionary
Language: English
Vocabulary: 44,000 words
Size: 1 x 4 x 6 3/8 in
Weight:7 oz
Battery Type: 4 x AA batteries, included

Now you no longer need struggle to get your child to study! With this appealing and exciting interactive kidís handheld you wonít be able to tear them away from its enjoyable learning games. The help it offers with homework completion will impress even adults. Most important, however, is that it will increase your youngsterís appetite for new knowledge.

There are more than 40,000 easily understandable definitions which are pronounced to increase the effectiveness of the learning experience. It includes an automated phonetic spell checker, an animated handwriting guide that demonstrates both printed and longhand styles and a rhyme finder to help with those poetry assignments. The built-in vocabulary games and a personal section for new entries and trouble words make this dictionary for 6 to 10 year olds a valuable tool for improving their command of written and spoken language.

  • 44,000 elementary word definitions
  • Speaks letters, words and definitions
  • Personal vocabulary word list
  • Rhyme finder
  • Homophone guide (to, too, two)
  • 5 word-building games
  • Animated handwriting guide
  • Protective flip cover
  • Adjustable volume control
  • Works with headphones (sold separately)

Price: $69.95

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BIB-1450


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Franklin King James Bible BIB-1450

Price: $149.95

Category: Bible
Language pair: English
Size: 5.375x3.2x0.625 in
Weight: 5.3 oz
Battery Type: 2 x CR-2032 lithium
AC Adapter Jack: Yes (Adapter sold separately)

The Ultimate Bible!

The penultimate electronic Bible experience!

  • Compare and cross-reference between the full text of both the KJV and NIV Bibles
  • Large 5-line display with interactive touch-keys
  • BOOKMAN expansion allows you to add different electronic books
  • Serial port connectivity to your PC for downloading e-Books and news (connectivity kit sold separately)
  • Book, chapter, chapter title and verse indexes
  • Search and retrieve options by book, chapter, verse or keywords
  • Features automatic spell-checking function and bookmarks
  • Local and world clock, calculator and 100-entry databank for your convenience

Note: This handheld will also accept bookcards from the 2000, 3000, or 4000 series for easy expansion.

Price: $149.95

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LM-6000SE


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Franklin LM-6000SE

Price: $499.95

Category: Talking dictionary
Language: English
Vocabulary: 300,000 definitions
Size: 5.6 x 5.8 x 1.0 in
Weight:12.2 oz
Battery Type: 4 x AA batteries, included

Specially designed for those with trouble seeing displays or using keyboards the Language Master Special Edition is a powerful and easy to use resource for the blind, those with visual or speech impairments, learning disabilities or dyslexia. Suitable for students of all ages, parents and teachers agree that this is a useful and powerful communication and learning tool.

With the Language Master SE, you will be able to:

  • rapidly learn the keyboard layout and functions;
  • automatically check and correct spellings, easily hear words said, read, and spelled aloud;
  • instantly find definitions, synonyms, grammar help, and other reference information;
  • conveniently save words and messages for study or play;
  • communicate more freely by recording up to 26 personal messages for playback anytime;
  • enjoy playing 10 educational word games.

This comprehensive linguistic reference tool features the world-renowned Merriam-Webster resources providing access to an impressive array of knowledge and information.

The package contains instructions, an audio cassette, a userís manual and quick reference card. Also included are headphones, an AC adapter, stick-on locator dots, 4 AA batteries and more.

Price: $499.95

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KJV-570


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Franklin Holy Bible KJV-570

Price: $89.95

Category: Bible
Language pair: English
Size: 4.84 x 3.58 x 0.53 in
Weight: 4.13 oz
Battery Type: 2 x CR-2032 lithium

More devotional time, less searching, with this electronic version of the Holy Bible.

  • Access the Old and New Testaments anytime, anywhere!
  • Daily Devotional Verses provide instant inspiration
  • Index of book, chapter, chapter title and verse
  • Search and retrieve options by book, chapter, verse or keywords
  • Features automatic spell-checking function and bookmarks
  • Local/world clock, calculator and 100-entry databank built in for convenience
  • 3-line display

Price: $89.95

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