The card toolbar:
- Make card permanent/temporary (CTRL+T).
Click this button to make a card permanent/temporary. A permanent card remains open until the user closes it. A temporary card is closed automatically when the user opens other cards or clicks the Close temporary cards button.
- Show Word Forms. Click this button to see List of Forms window.
Note. When working with a card you can view the list of forms of any word you have met in the card; to do this, click on the required word and press CTRL+W.
- Show brief/full translation (CTRL+NUM *)
Click this button to hide/unhide phrases and examples, as well as synonyms and antonyms for the card’s headword.
- Sync contents (CTRL+S)
Click this button to place the card’s headword to the Edit Line and highlight the headword in the Word List. Note that clicking this button () may invert the translation direction.
- Find in card (F3)
Use this option to find words or phrases in the whole text of the card.
- Previous dictionary (ALT+UpArrow)
Click this button to see the card with the same headword from the previous dictionary.
- Next dictionary (ALT+DownArrow)
Click this button to see the card with the same headword from the next dictionary.
- Dictionary (TAB)
Click on the arrow to the right to see the drop-down list with the names of all dictionaries containing the query word.
Only one-word entries in the LingvoEssential dictionary are provided with pronunciation. Some entries in other dictionaries may also contain pronunciation information.
When ABBYY Lingvo 9.0 displays cards found during a full-text search, you will notice certain differences:
To change card size and position: