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Visuwords

http://www.visuwords.com/

visuwords

“Look up words to find their meanings and associations with other words and concepts. Learn how words associate.”

This site provides a high level dictionary/thesaurus/diagrammer that develops higher level thinking skills.

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April 30, 2009 Posted by | 1 | Leave a comment

Image Chef

http://www.imagechef.com/

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Image Chef allows you to use your own writing and  images to create all kinds of different projects using their provided templates like Word Mosaic,  Poetry Blender and more.  Your creations can be e-mailed, embedded or downloaded.

nancyparis

April 30, 2009 Posted by | 1 | | Leave a comment

Translators

Both of these sites are easy-to-use and pretty accurate, as online translators go!

nicetranslator
http://www.nicetranslator.com/

frengly
http://www.frengly.com/

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Phrasr

http://www.pimpampum.net/phrasr/

With this unique tool, you can write a phrase, click “START”, and images from Flickr to match your words appear. After choosing the images you like best, a slideshow is created. This illustrated slide show can be sent via e-mail from the site which provides a web address for your creation.

Example:
http://www.pimpampum.net/phrasr/?id=17134

A cool resource for vocabulary development perhaps?

April 21, 2009 Posted by | 1 | | 1 Comment