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Language Tools

Here you can find a selection of multilingual tools which have been classified according to your needs and tested by experts in order to give you an easy and comprehensible feedback about their usability.

You are welcome to actively comment on them and give your feedback from your own experience as well as recommend other tools which you might find useful and interesting.

The Multilingual Tools Language Observatory is a collection of selected translation / interpretation / language learning/language assistance tools with the objective to survey and classify these tools in order to recommend these for use in the implementation of language policy.

The selected tools are surveyed and categorised against a list of criteria such as: Context in which they should be used; Potential audience; Specific strengths; Specific weaknesses; Cost; Ease of use; Quality.

As a result of this collection, an evaluation report together with specific recommendations in terms of usability is available and there is a possibility for a broader public to comment on the results.





CMFE (Community Media Forum Europe) EUROCLIO European Council of Artists (ECA)
Europa Esperanto Unio - EEU ALTE RECIT
European Theatre Convention EEE-YFU Eurolang
European Federation for Intercultural Learning European Association for the Education of Adults (EAEA) Mercator European Network of Language Diversity Centres
Association of Commercial Television in Europe (ACT) European Association for Terminology Literature Across frontiers
Club de Madrid European Coordination of Independent Producers (CEPI) EUNIC in Brussels
Federal Union of European Nationalities European Publishers Council Culturelink
Fundación Academia Europea de Yuste European Council for Steiner Waldorf Education (ECSWE) Federation of European Publishers
European Federation of National Institutions for Language European Council of Literary Translators' Associations European Forum of Vocational Education and Training

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