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Publisher:

Random House Inc.

Category:

Reference

Devices:

Smart phones, iPods, iPads

Cost:

Free

Link to iTunes:



Courses:

Any class

Ideas for Application:


Summary:

This app is a good source of information. If you are reading a difficult book or article and do not understand the words being used, then this app is perfect.

Strengths:

Provides multiple, thorough definitions to help comprehend the word. If you are not certain how to pronounce the word, it provides a voice pronunciation. Although it may only help a small amount of people, each word is provided with it's origin.

Weaknesses:


Helpful Tips:

Using the word pronunciation is a good idea when you are not certain on how to pronounce a word.

Additional Comments:


Bottom line:

Get this app! It will provide you with a vast amount of word knowledge and a useful tool to have for not only difficult readings, but everyday readings as well.

Reviewer:

Brandon Donahoe