August 28, 2011

Online Dictionary Assisted Reading Tool for English Language Learners

Your students can past any passage into this online application. Then they can double-click on any word and a small window will pop up with its definition at the Free Dictionary website.

Available at


  1. I successfully pasted in an article from the NY Times, clicked "read it here", and then clicked on words--nothing happened. Is there another step?

  2. You have to double-click on a word for a new window to pop up. Probably either you're not double-clicking, or else pop-up windows might be blocked on your browser. I hope that helps!


Note: Only a member of this blog may post a comment.