Online Dictionaries

Collins online French / English (and use the built-in browser tools to zoom etc if required). If you have access to Google Chrome browser the ‘SpeakIt’ extension will read aloud highlighted words and sentences – there are European French male and female voices for free.


Franklin Bilingual French / English Electronic Dictionary: (screen might be a bit small but there are speaking ones too).


Lingoes (free): you can download Lingoes (with a French dictionary) as a portable option so the pupil can use it on a USB pen drive, no installation required. There are options to increase text/font and general interface size etc. Easy to use.


Penfriend XL – word prediction in French and runs from a USB drive.