The Speaking Pen

By: Antonia Bierwirth - Published:   Updated: Jul 20 2011 • References: speakingpen
The Speaking Pen is a new innovative for language learning. Equipped with an optical reader, the Speaking Pen enables learners to listen to the exact native pronunciations of a word. By pointing the pen at words in a textbooks, users can listen to words, sentences, paragraphs, pages or entire chapters at a time. In addition, the Speaking Pen can also record voice, enabling language students to check their speech and pronunciation. 

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