Interlinear Texts
On Steroids

Recovering the lost art of learning languages.

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Parallel texts.

Glossing Text

Interlinear notations of the meaning of each word in a text


Hear a text with each sentence interleaved with its translation in other language.

Individual sentences.

Full audio books.

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Different ways to use the website depending on your goals

Learn a new language

Read the literal translation of each word and the "natural" translation of the sentence to learn its meaning and grammar usage.

Deduce word meanings by yourself, incorporate new concepts.

Practice writing in another language and get corrections.

Hearing the text in your native tongue while reading the target language to associate sentences and words with meanings.

Classic books

Read classics even if you don't know the original language.

If you read a translation you are reading a translators interpretation and not the original author.

Read the classics in the original languages

To read the Latin and Greek authors in their original, is a sublime luxury . . . I thank on my knees, him who directed my early education, for having put into my possession this rich source of delight; and I would not exchange it for anything which I could then have acquired, and have not since acquired.

Thomas Jefferson in Letter to Priestley, Jan. 27, 1800

Literal and natural translations

Word by word and sentence by sentence translations. Annotated texts makes possible to understand the vocabulary and usage of a foreign language.