DescriptionThe PONS Dictionary German as a foreign language PREMIUM is with 77,000 keywords, phrases and constructions and more than 125,000 definitions and examples the most comprehensive standard reference tool by PONS.
Are you learning German and need a suitable dictionary?
Do you deal with vocabulary from different subject areas such as technology, sport or medicine? Do you sometimes have questions on expressions and spellings? Would you like to increase your vocabulary?
The PONS Dictionary German as a foreign language PREMIUM – developed for advanced learners of German – ensures fast and reliable results.
Who can benefit in particular from this app?
Advanced learners of German and teachers of German as a foreign language
About the contents:
* Around 77,000 key words, compound words, phrases and constructions
* Topical vocabulary from all areas of life
* More than 125,000 easy to understand, bite-sized word definitions and examples of use
* Numerous references to grammar, style and language use
* Lots of info boxes on language use, grammar and cultural information
* Includes regional language variations
What can the app do?
* Looking up words in the installed dictionaries is possible via the standard phone search function.
* Easy search function: 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.
* Access linked entries, equally with just one click.
* Word of the day widget displays a random entry from the dictionary daily.
* Installation on memory cards.
PONS has been developing green materials for learning languages and dictionaries for life for more than 30 years: for school, business, travel and hobby use. More than 500 dictionaries and courses in languages as diverse as Chinese and Hungarian help you to learn and check words – regardless of any prior knowledge you may or may not have. Since everybody’s approach to learning differs, PONS offers a comprehensive range encompassing everything from classic dictionaries and grammar aids to audio and software language courses, right up to apps and free online services, such as the www.pons.eu language portal featuring dictionaries in 12 languages and German spelling rules in their entirety. For more information, visit www.pons.de.
PONS GmbH is a member of the Klett Group of companies. With 60 companies in 42 locations in 18 countries, Klett Group constitutes Germany’s largest educational company.
A search tool
Featuring various search options to help you find the words you need more easily, including:
* A quick search of words while you type
* A 'fuzzy filter' for when you are not sure of the correct spelling of a word
* A 'keyword' search for finding key words within phrasal verbs
* A wild card search facility which can replace a letter or a group of letters
* A learning tool
The dictionary app includes a number of features which help you to expand your vocabulary further:
* A 'Favourites' feature allows you to create your own categories and lists of words
* Your last visited words are all saved in your 'History', so that you can quickly look back at recently checked words
* Discover a new word every day with the 'Daily' feature
* Ability to have dictionary Word of the Day as a widget on the device home screen
* See words in context with example sentences
* Online and offline modes supported; the offline mode allows you to download the whole dictionary and work independently from data connections