Ukrainian Speech & Language Resources & Software
VymovaPlus 3.0 - Ukrainian pronunciation assistant
Check out VymovaPro with built-in Ukrainian-English-Ukrainian dictionary
VymovaPlus with built-in Ukrainian text-to-speech system guides you within Ukrainian speech and language
This talking software based on the original Ukrainian text-to-speech (TTS) synthesis guides you within Ukrainian speech and language. Learn Ukrainian, explore Ukrainian words, read, speak and listen Ukrainian texts with VymovaPlus assistance!
The title VymovaPlus originates from the Ukrainian word вимова (vymova) - pronunciation. Plus means three main extra features: (1) reading aloud any Ukrainian texts accomplished with bookmark system highly useful for reading long texts, (2) smart transliteration from English letters to Ukrainian and vice versa, (3) Ukrainian word grammatical look-up
To help reading Ukrainian text it puts accentuation marks (stresses). For those who is not familiar with Ukrainian alphabet, a phonetical text where English letters are used is optionally provided.
You may input Ukrainian text using both Ukrainian or English letters.
You may look at details (paradigme, conjuation) of the selected word as well!
Moreover, the software reads aloud any Ukrainian texts, particularly from
websites! Just open a respective web page or a text document, select the
desired text portion, push the Pronounce button and listen how it
speaks, releasing your eyes from reading and hands from scrolling!
Both English and Ukrainian interfaces are available!
Bookmark system is provided. It is helpful to resume listening text from the last stopped point.
Options dialog allows for customizing the product appearance and performance meeting your specific purposes and current familiarity with Ukrainian language and with the software.
Learn more details in on-line documentation.
What's new in version 3.0?
The default voice is replaced with a new revolutionary one Panas. A new Transliteration command is added, which converts Ukrainian letters to English and vice versa. A new pane 'QuickView' is available where the program may optionaly produce either word details or accentuation or transliteration rezult. All panes are now resizeable. Commands are now accessible from menu. A special folder My Documents\My Vymova Files is provided to store bookmarks and speech files. On-line updates are checked automatically. Known bugs are fixed.
System requirements: Pentium computer, 35 MB disk space, Windows XP/2000/NT/ME/98
About a half of dictionary is available
Length of text to be accentuated/transliterated is less than 1500 characters
After reading several sentences it stops
Only 7 bookmarks are allowed
Expired after 30 days
Download: Newest version 3.0! (17,7 MB)
Full version benefits
All above limitaions are eliminated!
Free upgrade to next versions