The Franklin BES1850 is America's number one selling speaking bilingual dictionary, providing instant access to 5 million translations to and from Spanish and English. It also speaks words and phrases, and includes new Touch Panel technology with active keys for easy use. Specially designed for all levels of language skill, from beginner to advanced, wtih extra attention given to the Spanish of Central and South America. Features includes 600 travelers' phrases in recorded human voice and instant phonetic spell correction. Helpful learning exercises improve spelling and vocabulary. A built-in ROLODEX Organizer with telephone book and world clock helps keep you organized. Also includes calculator and metric currency converter. You also have the option of downloading eBooks and eNews from the Internet with the seperate purchase of a PC Connectivity Kit (not included). Use book card slot to access a library of optional Franklin titles.