Franklin Children's Talking Dictionary improve your child's reading and writing skills with this interactive speaking dictionary. This electronic dictionary is a great tool to enhance, and speed-up your child's learning of vocabulary. One of it's best features is that it speaks words and definitions to your child. The automatic phonetic spell corrector turns "nolij" into "knowledge" while an animated handwriting guide demonstrates print and cursive styles. Letting them hear how words are pronounced, for a much more natural learning experience. Word-by-Word Matching Easy-to-Understand Definitions Personal Spelling Word List (input weekly spelling words and use them in fun learning exercises) 5 Games with variable skill levels Distinguish sound-alike words such as hear and here with Confusables feature Animated Guide models print & cursive, repeats with the touch of a button Works with headphones for privacy & no distractions Flip cover protects screen & keypad.