The LingvoSoft Talking Dictionary 2006 English <-> Portuguese for Windows is part of a unique suite of language learning applications for your PC. It provides bidirectional word translation and advanced synthesis of English and Portuguese speech. The dictionary is easy to install and use on your desktop computer. It translates in both directions between English and Portuguese and pronounces the translation aloud! The ability to pronounce English and Portuguese words is the distinguishing feature of this software translator. And it does so using the most advanced BST Text-to-Speech synthesis available anywhere! Now you never need to check transcriptions: simply select a word and with one click have the dictionary pronounce it for you. As part of a complete suite of language solutions, this dictionary is also capable of full integration with the LingvoSoft FlashCards and LingvoSoft Talking PhraseBook applications for added effectiveness.