Specialist-online-dictionary.com Home Page
Home
specialist-online-dictionary.com middle image
dictionary spacer

Language - Translation - Dictionary websites online.

A range of Language and translation dictionaries

English

 

 

Translation

 

 

Thesaurus

 

 

Sign Language Dictionary

 

 

Latin

Websters Dictionary 1913 online availiable, NOW ALSO the Websters Rosetta extended version.

Click here to access the Websters dictionary 1913 and Rosetta version online .

Latest news from Science Daily

Picture overload hinders children's word learning from storybooks

 

While publishers look to produce ever more colourful and exciting texts to entice buyers, University of Sussex psychologists have shown that having more than one illustration per page results in poorer word learning among pre-schoolers.

 

What training exercise boosts brain power best? New research finds out

 

One of the two brain-training methods most scientists use in research is significantly better in improving memory and attention. It also results in more significant changes in brain activity.

 

Psychological impacts of natural disasters on youth

 

A researcher is fully aware of children's reaction to trauma. Her research focuses on the impact of disasters on youth since Hurricane Andrew in 1992. La Greca has been evaluating how best to define post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) in children. This line of research will help to quickly identify the children who need support services post-disaster and identify key aspects of the post-disaster environment that facilitate their recovery.

 

Reducing racial bias in children

 

An international team of researchers suggests that one way to reduce implicit racial bias in young children is by teaching them to distinguish among faces of a different race and identify them as individuals.

 

Stroke patient improvement with a brain-computer interface

 

It is possible for stroke patients to improve motor function using special training involving connecting brain signals with a computer, research shows.

 

The 'reality' of accent change

 

A new study of how accents change over differing periods of time demonstrates the limited impact of intense social interactions in isolated environments, and surprisingly large differences among people in how susceptible their accents are to change.

 

Long-term memories made with meaningful information

 

When trying to memorize information, it is better to relate it to something meaningful rather than repeat it again and again to make it stick, according to a recent study.

 

The bilingual brain calculates differently depending on the language used

 

How do multilingual people solve arithmetical tasks presented to them in different languages? The question will gain in importance in the future, as an increasingly globalized job market and accelerated migration will mean that ever more people seek work and study outside of the linguistic area of their home countries.

 

Is the Alzheimer's gene the ring leader or the sidekick?

 

Scientific literature in recent years has focused extensively on one genetic risk factor for Alzheimer's disease, the ApoE4 gene variant. A recent study raises flags that scientists should investigate another important player, the TOMM40 gene.

 

Study raises expectations for improved language skills in the deaf and hard-of-hearing

 

Universal screening of newborns for hearing loss before they leave the hospital is not enough to improve language skills of children who are deaf and hard of hearing. At least 40 percent of children with a hearing loss have the capacity for higher language levels -- beyond what test scores indicate.

 

 


 

Get This Free Report

Top 5 Free web Traffic Methods


 


Facebook
Myspace
Any social site.

Get your FREE ebook guide to a better online profile


Download now The Internet Attraction guide


Thousands of people online are making $1000s per month doing simple writing jobs from home! Click here to see how they're doing it.

 



Word Unscrambler

Scientific Dictionary

Computer Dictionary

Websters 1913 Dictionary

Language and translation dictionary

Legal Dictionary

Religious Dictionary

Political Dictionary

Philosophical Dictionary

Music Dictionary

Miscellaneous Dictionaries

Writing and educational news