Use Alexa As a Translator With This Skill

(*)(**)(*)(*)(***)(***)(****)(*****)(******)(*******)(********)(*********)(**********)(***********)(************)(***********)(*************)(***********)(**************)(***************)(****************)(********)(*****************)(******************)Image: Pexels(*******************)(*****************)(********************)(*********************)I’ve started traveling a lot internationally over the past few years, which means learning new languages.(**********************)(***********************)(************************)(*********************)While I’ve definitely reached an age where picking up an entirely new language is out of the question (that was true at (****************************************************************) for me, if I’m being honest), I always try to learn the basics in a language before I go somewhere new. If you’re in the same boat, the Alexa skill Translated can help.(**********************)(***********************)(************************)(*************************)(**)(*********)(**********)(***********)(**************************)(***************)(****************)(***************************)(****************************)(*****************************)(******************************)(*******************************)(******************************)(********************************)(*******)(*********************************)(**********************************)(******)(*******)(********************)(*)(***********************************)Translation Apps Are Great Now, but Don’t Use Them(************************************)(*************************************)(**************************************)(*********************)Thanks to fancy new upgrades like neural network learning, translation apps like Google Translate…(************************)Read more (***)Read(********)(*****************)(***************************************)(*********************)With it, you can say something in English and ask for a translation into another language.(**********************)(***********************)(************************)(*********************)It currently supports American Spanish Arabic, Basque, Brazilian Portuguese, Catalan, Chinese, Czech, Danish, Dutch, Finnish, Flemish, French, French Canadian, Galician, German, Greek, Hebrew, Hindi, Hungarian, Icelandic, Indonesian, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Norwegian, Polish, Portuguese, Romanian, Russian, Slovak, Spanish, Spanish Latin America, Swedish, Swiss German, Thai, Turkish, and Welsh.(**********************)(***********************)(************************)(*********************)The app only works for translating things from English to another language, not the other way around. If you’re having trouble understanding something, you can also ask for it to speak a little slower so you can catch it.(**********************)(***********************)(************************)(*********************)The skill isn’t going to teach you a new language, I recommend Duolingo for that, but it can help you learn how to say things on the fly correctly or quickly settle a debate on the correct pronunciation of something a lot easier than whipping out Google Translate.(**********************)(***********************)(************************)(*****************)

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