ABBYY Lingvo allows you to translate words and phrases, or translate text fragments word-by-word.
In this chapter you will learn how to:
Set up the translation direction
First, you need to specify the source and target languages.
Translate words, phrases, and text fragments when working in other applications
You can look up words and translate phrases as you read a text in a foreign language. You can set up ABBYY Lingvo to display translations either when you point your mouse pointer on an unfamiliar word or when you press the hot keys.
Get a word-by-word translation of a text fragment
Read this section to learn how ABBYY Lingvo can help you quickly translate entire text fragments.