REQUIREMENTS: Compatible with iPhone, iPod touch, and iPad.
Requires iPhone OS 3.0 or later.
Now with over 850 spoken words and phrases!
Version 2.2 now lets you bookmark phrases for easy access later on and and the ability to play audio recordings at half speed.
Taiwanese helps you learn the language by listening to audio recordings of native speakers. You can browse these phrases by category or use the handy search feature. Test your progress in the app's quiz mode.
A helpful travel companion for those visiting Taiwan.
Topics covered include:
-Basic conversation ("yes", "no", "thank you", etc.)
-Language ("Do you speak English?", "What does that mean?", "Could you repeat that?")
-Numbers and order ("One", "Two", "Second", etc.)
-Introductions and greetings ("I'm pleased to meet you","where are you from?", etc.)
-Addressing people & possession ("I","You", "This is my book", "This is our home","Do you have a car?", etc.)
-Time and dates
-Weather and seasons
-Asking for directions
-At a hotel (booking a room, asking questions)
-Tours and site seeing
-Travel and transportation
-Shopping, dining, and ordering at a restaurant
-Banks and money
-Clothing and personal Items
-Building features ("door", "elevator", "stairs", etc.)
-Household items ("bed", "clock", "mirror", etc.)
-Industries ("advertising", "construction", etc.)
-Materials ("aluminum", "fabric", "glass", etc.)
-Feelings ("Are you cold?", "Are you sad?", etc.)
-Sports ("baseball", "basketball", etc.)
-Measurements ("length","meter", "inch", etc.)
-Countries and states
The Taiwanese language is also known as Amoy, Hokkien, Hoklo, and Southern Min.
Version 2.0 - Added quiz mode
Version 1.7 - Added a section for "10 Random Phrases."
Version 1.6 - Fixed some typos
Version 1.5 - Added dozens of new words and phrases. Now over 850 in total.
Version 1.4 - Added pronunciations for 19 cities in Taiwan
Version 1.3 - Add the ability to search through words and phrases. Improved performance when selecting categories.
Version 1.2 - Added grouped sections to the 'All Phrases' section. Added a few more example phrases to the 'People & Possession' topic.
Version 1.1 - Added an 'All Phrases' section listing all words and phrases in alphabetical order. Added words and phrases for basic colors as well as those covering the addressing of people and possession.
*Added the ability to play phrases at normal speed or at slow (.5x) speed
*Added phrase bookmarks