Wednesday, November 25, 2015

Apps to Download: Pleco

Pleco Chinese Dictionary is a must have app, when you are out and about, especially if you speak no Chinese. I use this now for words I don't know in Chinese or if I have someone that doesn't understand me.

I also use the pinyin and character stroke keyboards to help me translate words I don't understand in other places. Pleco is worth the money!



Edited to add: Realize once you move here that Google Translate will not work unless you are using a VPN. When in a bind and needing a translation the last thing you want to do is try to get a vpn up and running so you can use an app.

3 comments:

  1. Ooh. Okay, Pleco I should download then. I read chinese with the aid of Google translate, so Pleco is important.

    Would you do a post on snowing in Beijing? Would love to see a picture of Beijing now (as in, anywhere just outside your window or street). We have no snow here, I'm alwasy online looking for real time photo).

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    1. and thanks for blogging so often!

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    2. Will work on it for you! And yes you need Pleco, Google Translate won't work unless you are on a vpn.

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