Linguee: a new way of searching for meanings


In this post I would like to introduce you to a new tool which would be of great help with your writing. As you can see in the picture, the name of the tool is and it is a search engine for words and expressions in multiple languages and their translation in various contexts. It also provides the user with helpful information and examples. Although specifically meant for translators, can be used by students of English as a kind of thesaurus. You type the word you want to know the use of and the engine will bring you a set of different sentences with the specific word in a variety of meanings and contexts. One thing to bear in mind, is not a dictionary. Here you have a link to their about-us page.

Autor: cmaraloh

Profesor de Inglés de Escuelas Oficiales de Idiomas de Canarias. En la actualidad, Jefe de estudios de la EOI Los Cristianos.

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