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Initial post: Apr 24, 2014 10:33:49 AM PDT
L. Kerner says:
is it possible to get a foreign-language dictionary that acts like the built in dictionary i have in my kindle touch?

Leo

In reply to an earlier post on Apr 24, 2014 11:30:51 AM PDT
CBRetriever says:
you already have German, Spanish, Italian, French and possibly Portuguese dictionaries in your account

Posted on Apr 24, 2014 11:33:22 AM PDT
L. Kerner says:
Nice to know! how do I activate the Spanish dictionary if I am reading a book in Spanish?

Leo

In reply to an earlier post on Apr 24, 2014 11:34:00 AM PDT
You mean to be able to highlight a word, and have it translate to another language? I don't think so.

Posted on Apr 24, 2014 11:37:13 AM PDT
If the book is properly encoded as Spanish, and you have the Spanish dictionary downloaded, it should work just fine.

Posted on Apr 24, 2014 11:39:35 AM PDT
L. Kerner says:
Somebody said in this thread that the Spanish dictionary comes with the kindle. if not, how do I download it?

In reply to an earlier post on Apr 24, 2014 11:40:59 AM PDT
Look in your Manage Your Content & Devices list.

Posted on Apr 24, 2014 11:52:51 AM PDT
L. Kerner says:
thanks...

In reply to an earlier post on Apr 24, 2014 12:28:55 PM PDT
CBRetriever says:
yep - I use the French one a lot
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