Lexical.io uses natural language processing and open-source data to make it easy to read a foreign language.
is an interface to quickly search though dictionary and encyclopaedia entries while reading, without ever navigating away from the text. To use the reading app:
- Select your native language in the menu
- Copy-paste text into the box and hit SUBMIT.
- Check that the app correctly identified the target language of the text, and if not select the correct language from the drop down menu.
- Try clicking on any word or phrase in the text.
Audio files are available for English and will be added for other languages soon.
is built on a large multilingual corpus made up of articles from 30+ Wikipedia language editions. Features include advanced string matching, parallel viewing for multilingual texts, and concordance formatting.
supports complex search queries across multilingual Wiktionary data. Most language editions of Wiktionary use markup text that is not easily or not at all machine-readable, but typically it is possible to extract lexical information like definitions, part-of-speech, translations, example sentences, and more. The lexical.io dictionary search interface can formulate complex queries across all language editions of Wiktionary.