Pronunciation learning tool

This tool will help you to access to American and British pronunciation for the doubtful words without searching the internet.

I call this tool: TFD Pronounce

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Points to Note:

  • When you invoke the application, the input box will auto-fill any text in the clipboard
  • When you close the application, it will be minimized to system tray. Right click to exit the application
  • This application uses TheFreeDictionary.com to play the pronunciation.
  • Since it is a website and I use some crawling technique, this application will stop working any time when they change the website layout.
  • The application is programmed using .NET Framework 4.0 under Visual Studio 2010. You might want to install .NET framework 4.0 to execute this applicaion
  • If somebody needs source-code, please put a comment in this blog

Please provide your valuable comments.

If you are an English pronunciation learner, I recommend you to visit my past post on mis-pronounced words here.

 

Commonly mispronounced words in British English by non-native speakers

This list is not final. Please contribute words.

About
Accelerate
Accessory
Advertisement
Agreement
Allocate
Alter
Apartment
Area
Associate
Automobile
Awesome
Baby
Bass
Bicycle
Buffet
Calendar
Candidate
Caution
Chassis
Clerk
Client
Coffee
Comfortable
Comment
Competitor
Content
Courier
Cuisine
Curious
Data
Degrade
Determine
Direct
Directory
Divorce
Economy
Effect
English
Envelope
Especially
Everything
Exam
Expertise
February
Film
Flood
Flour
Flower
Food
Forward
Gadget
Garage
Gorgeous
Hierarchy
Holiday
Honestly
Horse
Hotel
Individual
Indirect
Jewelry K Library
Logistics
Magazine
Matrix
Menu
Miracle
Mischievous
Moustache
Negotiation Operative
Oracle
Oven
Pizza
Police
Potato
Profitable
Photography
Pronunciation
Quiet Relative
Restaurant
Schedule
Spouse
Student
Stupid
Temporary
Together
Tomato
Tongue
Transfer
U Vase
Vehicle
Video
Visa
What
Whole
Widget
X
Y Z
Zero
   

 

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