Laohu is an iPhone app that makes learning Chinese easier. Features include:
- support for simplified and traditional Chinese
- several test modes and options for building vocabulary
- ability to create and test yourself on custom vocabulary lists
- animations that teach you how to write Chinese characters in the correct stroke order
- native speaker audio pronunciation of each character in the character animations feature
- native speaker audio pronunciation of over 240 words in the Foundation Lessons feature
- custom keyboard for adding tone marks to pinyin text
- 90,000-entry Chinese-English-Chinese main dictionary
- 900-entry Chinese-English-Chinese proverbs dictionary
- YouTube tutorials, on-screen help, and full user guide for getting the most out of the app
Note: The character animations feature is under active development, and characters will continue to be added in FREE updates.
If you have questions before you buy, please email email@example.com.
Video tutorials are available at www.youtube.com/laohuchinese.
The main website for Laohu is www.laohuchinese.com.
You can also follow us on Facebook at www.facebook.com/laohuchinese and Twitter at www.twitter.com/laohuchinese.
Laohu's audio content is powered by the Shtooka Project, available on wiktionary.org (a project of the Wikimedia Foundation).
Laohu's dictionary content is powered by the CC-CEDICT project.
- updated for iOS 6 and iPhone 5 (don't worry, the app will still work normally on your current iPhone)
- Custom Lists feature now tells you how many words are in each list
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- Last changed:
- Sep 20, 2012
- Todd Kramer
- Average Rating:
- 5.00 (5)
- 10.5 MB
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