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Description

The #1 Free German English Dictionary & Translator for iPhone, iPad & iPod touch ◇ Offline Dictionary with Comprehensive Entries ◇ Sentence Translator ◇ Phrasebook ◇ Verb Conjugator ◇ Vocabulary Quizzes ◇ Flashcards ◇ Offline Audio Pronunciation

Selected by Apple as "What's Hot" in over 40 countries.

“This app packs an undeniable allure for travelers.” - iPhone App Review

"AWESOME!! I absolutely love this app. I am a second year german student and would be lost without it."

“Wow! Perfect for learning the language and super easy to use!”

“Great app! I use it almost everyday and it provides trustworthy translations.”

“Just what I wanted. Even works offline, which is a big bonus. My other apps don't.”

“Great English German Dictionary & Free. Has good 2-way dictionary for beginner and you can add your own comments to words.”

German Dictionary & Translator + by VidaLingua transforms your iPhone, iPad or iPod Touch into an advanced language assistant, always ready to help. German Dictionary & Translator + includes features you won’t find anywhere else such as adding notes, audio clips and images to dictionary entries. An in-app purchases extends the dictionary, phrasebook and verb conjugator making VidaLingua the most comprehensive German Dictionary & Translator for iPhone, iPad and iPod Touch. Download German Dictionary & Translator + now and start learning German or English today!

FEATURES
- German English Dictionary with over 647,000 entries (premium), over 402,000 for free.
- Voice search for Dictionary, Phrasebook and Verb Conjugator.
- Includes translations, usage examples, parts-of-speech and gender of German nouns.
- Compiled and updated by professional linguists.
- Sentence Translator with Favorites and offline viewing.
- Online images for thousands of dictionary entries, tap icon to display.
- Phrasebook with 20 categories such as Conversation, Asking Directions and Making Friends. Over twice as many sentences with Premium.
- Conjugations of 6,648 verbs. More tenses and moods with Premium.
- Multiple-choice vocabulary quizzes.
- Flashcards.
- Offline, text-to-speech pronunciation in German & English.
- Audio settings for speed and accent (US, UK, Australia, South Africa, Ireland).
- Single index search for fast lookups in German or English.
- Reverse lookup of words found in translations.
- Online lookup of additional information with IAP.
- Lookup History.
- Add your own phrases to the phrasebook.
- Email dictionary entries to friends.
- Numerous enhancements for iPads.
- Add notes and images to dictionary entries.
- Record yourself saying a word and compare it with in-app pronunciation.

Premium Features
• 1-year subscription includes extended dictionary, phrasebook and verb conjugations.
• Payment will be charged to iTunes Account at confirmation of purchase
• Subscription automatically renews unless auto-renew is turned off at least 24-hours before the end of the current period
• Account will be charged for renewal within 24-hours prior to the end of the current period, and identify the cost of the renewal
• Subscriptions may be managed by the user and auto-renewal may be turned off by going to the user's Account Settings after purchase
• Any unused portion of a free trial period, if offered, will be forfeited when the user purchases a subscription to that publication, where applicable
Terms of Service
http://vidalingua.com/terms-of-service.php

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Version History

Launched Dec 21, 2009 (over 9 years ago).

Releasing new versions every 6 months, on average.

Apr 20
2018
(Current)
Version 7.1.3

- Added thousands of headwords to the Dictionary.
- Added thousands of examples to the Dictionary.
- Implemented iPad Split Screen to use Dictionary with other apps.
- Implemented Drag & Drop between Dictionary and other iPad apps.
- Added Copy to Clipboard to Dictionary. Tap word or example to show context menu.
- Improved voice lookup language selection on Apple Watch.
- Added 3D Touch Peek to see Dictionary entries for Quiz words.
- Improved use of Dynamic Type. See iOS Settings > Larger Font to adjust.
- Added deep linking so Dictionary headwords can be looked up using Spotlight.
- Improved audio speed selector in Voice Settings.
- Added Flashcards setting to display only Dictionary favorites.
- Improved Flashcards screen layout.
- Added South African accent to pronunciation choices.
- Adapted screen layouts for iPhone X.
- Changed dictionary favorites icon color to red.
- Fixed layout issues on iPhones Plus models.
- Eliminated truncation of long translator phrases.
- Corrected bug blocking purchase of Premium Features.
- Enabled Translate link on verb conjugation screen.
- Fixed favorites issue when over 100 dictionary words are starred.
- Fixed minor bugs and improved help text.
If you have any issues with this update, please email support@vidalingua.com
If you like free updates, please rate our app favorably in the App Store.

Apr 10
2018
Version 7.1.1(35)

- Added thousands of headwords to the Dictionary.
- Added thousands of examples to the Dictionary.
- Implemented iPad Split Screen to use Dictionary with other apps.
- Implemented Drag & Drop between Dictionary and other iPad apps.
- Added Copy to Clipboard to Dictionary. Tap word or example to show context menu.
- Improved voice lookup language selection on Apple Watch.
- Added 3D Touch Peek to see Dictionary entries for Quiz words.
- Improved use of Dynamic Type. See iOS Settings > Larger Font to adjust.
- Added deep linking so Dictionary headwords can be looked up using Spotlight.
- Improved audio speed selector in Voice Settings.
- Added Flashcards setting to display only Dictionary favorites.
- Improved Flashcards screen layout.
- Added South African accent to pronunciation choices.
- Adapted screen layouts for iPhone X.
- Changed dictionary favorites icon color to red.
- Fixed layout issues on iPhones Plus models.
- Eliminated truncation of long translator phrases.
- Fixed minor bugs and improved help text.
If you have any issues with this update, please email support@vidalingua.com

If you like free updates, please rate our app favorably in the App Store.

Aug 24
2017
Version 7.0 (12)

- Added 5,457 dictionary headwords and thousands of translation entries.
- Implemented speach recognition dictionary lookups.
- Fixed pronunciation so text-to-speach works on all devices and fixed default speed.
- Added slider to configure pronunciation speed.
- Added South African and Irish accents to pronunciation voice in addition to US, UK and Australian.
- Added hundreds of noun plurals.
- Implemented dictionary favorites.
- Implemented Flashcards to practice vocabulary.

Aug 21
2014
Version 6.2.72

Resubmitting subscription IAP for Apple review team

Aug 11
2014
Version 6.2.71

- Added Translator feature to translate complete sentences. Please note; the Quiz feature moved to More… menu lower right.
- Starring translated phrases adds them to My Phrases section of Phrasebook.
- Improved availability of online images for numerous dictionary words. If online image is available an icon will appear beneath the Examples section.
- Integrated phrasebook with dictionary so phrases appear in the Examples sections of dictionary (premium versions).
- Localized user interface for German.
- Implemented alert if user taps word to hear pronunciation and speaker is turned off.
- Improved display of multi-line phrases added to My Phrases category of Phrasebook.
- Improved Suggest Improvement link at bottom of dictionary pages.
- Other bug fixes and enhancements.

If you like free updates, please take a minute to review our app!

May 16
2014
Version 6.1.65

- Added online images to dictionary. If image is available, an icon will appear. Tap icon to display image (requires wifi).
- Doubled number of dictionary entries in free version. Five times more in paid versions.
- Implemented offline pronunciation in addition to higher quality online TTS when available.
- Added Voice Setting for pronunciation with US, UK, and Australian. Tap speaker icon to select.
- Implemented Voice Setting to choose pronunciation speed (Slower, Normal, Faster).
- Improved voice management so voices are audible even if the ringer is turned off.
- Implemented "Suggest Improvement" link at bottom of dictionary pages.
- Improved typography for fonts and letter effects in iOS7.
- Added subtle paper texture as background for dictionary pages.
- Extended pronunciation to tenses, verb forms and words in translation entries.
- Added Translate button to verb conjugation screen.
- Enhanced support for iPad including split screen layout and online lookup (paid version).
- Improved flags icons, app icons, launch images and phrasebook category icons.
- Added part of speech to headwords in dictionary lookup list.
- Enhanced user interface by moving dictionary attachments (notes, images, audio clips) to single menu. Tap Paperclip icon at top of screen.
- Improved dictionary page layout on iPhone, iPad and iPod Touch.
- Added Facebook sharing of dictionary entries.
- Fixed iPad landscape layout issues.
- Fixed pronunciation issue which caused voice to turn off on iPad 2.
- Disabled autocorrect in search field.

May 23
2013
Version 5.3.25

- Fixed issue of navigating from dictionary to conjugations for German verbs such as werfen and werben.
- Improved lookup performance for dictionary words and verbs.

Oct 24
2012
Version 5.3.12

- Supports iPhone 5 & iOS 6.
- Improved dictionary usage examples which appear on keyword screen in addition to lookup list.
- Added reverse lookup for usage examples on dictionary keyword screen.
- Improved usability of My Phrases section of phrase book. Tap the plus icon ("+") to add a phrase. Tap the arrow ">" to edit a phrase. Swipe from right to left to delete a phrase.
- Added arrows to right side of dictionary lookup list to open keyword screen.
- Implemented info alert in search bar if word not found in free version but available in paid version.
- Improved phrase book by allowing user to tap on phrase in addition to flag icon to hear pronunciation.
- Improved icons in dictionary keyword toolbar.
- Fixed issue of repeating words in vocabulary quiz.
- Fixed problem of selecting last item in list when ads appear.

Apr 16
2012
Version 5.2.11

- Added noun gender to dictionary key words in addition to translation pages.
- Improved search algorithm to make it easier to find words with accented characters.
- Added reverse lookup on iPad so user can tap on any translation to lookup in opposite direction.
- Increased size and quality of phrase book.
- Implemented “My Phrases” category with ability to add, edit and delete phrases.
- Added ability to search phrases on keyword.
- Implemented single index search for verb conjugations.
- Enhanced verb conjugation screen to include buttons for scrollable table or list of tenses.
- Fixed text-to-speech issue for iPad users which required users to occasionally reboot for audio.
- Fixed scroll to bottom of word list issue.
- Improved quiz performance.
- Numerous other enhancements including improved tab menu, better in-app help, fixed conjugation of several verbs, added navigation improvements.
- Extended Dictionary (in-app purchase) with over 250,000 translations.
- Extended Phrase Book (in-app purchase) with over 500 phrases.
- Extended Conjugator (in-app purchase) with over 6,000 verbs.

Apr 08
2012
Version 5.2.9

- Added noun gender to dictionary key words in addition to being displayed in translations.
- Improved search algorithm to make it easier to find words with language specific characters.
- Added reverse lookup to iPad so user can tap on any translation to lookup in opposite direction.
- Increased size of phrase book to 530 phrases (265 in each language).
- Improved phrase book quality, categorization and graphics.
- Implemented “My Phrases” category with ability to add, edit and delete phrases.
- Added ability to search phrases on keyword.
- Implemented single index search for verb conjugations.
- Enhanced verb conjugation screen to include buttons for scrollable table or list of tenses.
- Fixed text-to-speech issue for iPad users which required users to occasionally reboot for audio.
- Fixed scroll to bottom of word list issue.
- Improved quiz performance.
- Numerous other enhancements including improved tab menu, better in-app help, fixed conjugation of several verbs, added navigation improvements.
- Added in-app purchases to free versions for extended dictionary, extended phrase book and extended verb conjugations.

Sep 12
2011
Version 5.1.5

- Added text-to-speech German & English audio to dictionary, phrasebook and verb conjugations (requires internet).
- Doubled size of German English Dictionary.
- Implemented single search so user doesn’t have to choose German or English to lookup a dictionary word.
- Added German & English flag icons to dictionary.
- Implemented reverse lookup so user can tap on any word in dictionary definitions to display the translation.
- Integrated translations and conjugations so user can easily switch back and forth.
- Increased size of phrasebook to include 8 new categories and 80 new phrases in German & English.
- Added over 1,500 German & English verbs conjugated in all major tenses.
- Added verb forms to dictionary.
- Improved vocabulary quiz.
- Added Help menu option which opens online user manual.
- Implemented numerous usability improvements including defaulting to screen keyboard for lookups, better iPad screen layout, larger quiz font size, high-resolution tab icons, fixed tab menu issue.

Aug 12
2011
Version 5.1.1

Text-to-Speech (requires internet connection)

Mar 02
2011
Version 4.3.1

- Added conjugations for 192 of the most commonly used verbs in German and English including all major moods; Indicative, Subjunctive, Conditional and tenses; Present, Past, Future, Perfect, Pluperfect, Future Perfect, Imperfect.
- Enhanced conjugation screen interface on iPhone with tense picker scroll wheel.
- Implemented History button to browse through previous lookups.
- Added Clear button to erase lookup history.
- Enhanced word roll view to include abridged translations. Tap to display full translations.
- Added ability to email translation.
- Enhanced support for multi-tasking in iOS 4 and above which can be useful for cutting & pasting translations into emails or other applications.
- Improved support for iPad landscape mode on conjugation and translation screens.
- Implemented return to last lookup when quitting and restarting application.

Nov 30
2010
Version 4.2.7

This version is ad-supported and includes the following enhancements.
- Increased number of headwords from 2,000 to over 5,000.
- Implemented split screen for word lookups on iPad. Scrollable word list appears in left panel and translations appear in the right panel.
- Added pop-up window to enter notes and select images for translations on iPad.
- Implemented split screen for phrases on iPad. Categories appear in left panel and phrases appear in the right panel.
- Implemented split screen for verb conjugations on iPad. Scrollable verb list appears in left panel and conjugation table appears in right panel.
- Improved support for portrait and landscape modes for all screens on iPad.
- Added several commonly used verb conjugations.
- Enhanced graphics including improved launch screen, about screen and application icon for iPhone 4 and iPad.
- Fixed word lookup bug.

Feb 19
2010
Version 4.2.3

Improved graphics.

Feb 03
2010
Version 4.2.2

Fixed bug in dictionary lookup feature.

Dec 21
2009
Version 4.2.1

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