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Global Traveler Translator for 20 LANGUAGES:English, Polish, German, Czech

by Lingo

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  • Translates Over 400,000 Words; Translates Over 40,000 Travel Phrases
  • Translations Appear in English Phonetic and Foreign Alphabet Simultaneously
  • 4 Line x 14 Character LCD Display ; 200 City World Time Clock w/Alarm
  • Metric / Currency Converter ; Clothes / Shoe Size Converter ; Calculator / Databank ; 4 Travel Games
  • Powered by 2 AAA Batteries + 1 CR2032 Lithium Battery (Included) ; Weight: 4.0 oz. ; Size: 4.4 x 0.5 x 3.0 in.
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Product Details

  • Item Weight: 1.4 pounds
  • Shipping Weight: 12.8 ounces
  • ASIN: B0019J4FH0
  • Item model number: TR2000
  • Average Customer Review: 2.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (10 customer reviews)
  • Product Warranty: For warranty information about this product, please click here
  • Date first available at Amazon.com: June 8, 2007

Product Description

TR2000 LINGO 20 Language Global Traveler Translator (05/03)

Customer Questions & Answers

Customer Reviews

Ease of use is quite simple and it isn't very loud.
Ellen L. Wojdyla
It is not capable of translating customized phrases, no matter how short or simple, unless it happens to be preprogrammed into its limited phrase dictionary.
mark
This might be ok for traveling, but my German exchange student got it to help with school.
P. Santillo

Most Helpful Customer Reviews

11 of 11 people found the following review helpful By Ellen L. Wojdyla on October 3, 2009
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This translator will be a good help to you if you are a traveler of foreign countries. All the basic phrases for traveling are present. Ease of use is quite simple and it isn't very loud. The size is good for putting in your purse or cargo pant pocket.

This isn't such a good translator if you are trying to delve deeper into a language. I'd recommend much more advanced translators for language learning.
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8 of 8 people found the following review helpful By B. Kivi on September 4, 2009
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I purchased this translator mainly for my travels in Asia. I had used a "Kim tu dien" for the past couple of years when traveling to Vietnam. Unfortunately it was stoeln on my last trip and I needed a replacement. The newer models of the "Kim tu dien" are quite expensive. I came arcoss this one while searching.

I am impressd with the use of tone marks in the Vietnamese translations, and also very impressed with the inclusion of both pinyin and characters in the Mandarin translations. This makes it possible for me to show the written translations and make an attempt at pronouncing it myself. I tries it with my Chinese friends at a local buffet and they could read the characters very easily. The other languages, Indonesian is useful for my purposes, Korean and Japanese may come in handy some day also. The Eurpoean languages are a plus. If I can hang onto it long enough (I seem to have a way of losing these things regularly) it will come in handy when I finally make it to Europe.

The downsides are a somewhat limited vocabulary, compared to the Kim tu Dien I was using. This has about 20,000 unique words where the Kim tu Dien had around 500,000. Not a problem really, you should be able to find some way to get your point across. The other small downside was the way the words are arranged and displayed. Perhaps I just need to learn to use it better, but on my old translator I could scroll through the words, looking until I found the correct tonal marks in Vietnamese to fit the word being presented to me. It makes the translations from the foreign language to English a little harder, especially in the Asian tonal ones. It is not a fatal flaw though, I feel I can cope.

Overall, for the price, it is an outstanding unit and well worth the money. Hopefully I can carry it with me for many years. If you want to travel widely, this
should serve you well.
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7 of 10 people found the following review helpful By Rm Kristofferson on March 29, 2009
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I have needed a translator like this for several months but have found them to be too expensive for the features offered. This one does it all for me and at a killer price
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2 of 3 people found the following review helpful By Bob E. Gold on July 6, 2009
This product worked short term. After a few minutes of use the device would lock up and you would have to stick a small wire in the back to reset the device. This would not be a problem, except that the information that had been input, such as currency exchange rates, would be lost and have to be input again. This was very frustrating and time consuming. I did not get much use out of the device due to this problem.

BGold
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By Gaterhouse on January 6, 2012
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I purchased this item to assist my wife in taking her drivers license exam. I had hoped she could enter the questions in English and translate them into Czech. This device will only let you enter words for a single word translation. It does translate common phrases but that was of no help. She did finally pass the exam but with no help from the translator. We did keep it and it may come in handy someday. I would not have purchased it if the seller would have been more specific as to what it would do.
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