Fast, easy, and affordable, the Partner 500 series by Ectaco is a great language resource for those on a budget. Lightweight and portable, the P500 electronic dictionary can fit right in your pocket so you can take it anywhere. Looking up a word in any language is effortless, just type it in and you can see the translation right on the large LCD screen. Loaded with thousands of words, the P500 will find almost anything you are looking for. Also the massive 14,000 entry phrasebook makes communicating a breeze. Just pick a category, find a phrase and you're set. Loaded with sophisticated TTS (text to speech), this talking dictionary will be able to say words and phrases with the touch of a button. You get hours of usage with just 2 small AAA batteries. Whether you're starting to learn the language or you just need a quick reference the P500 is exactly what you need.