About Vocah

Vocah /və(ʊ)ˈka:/ is a free multi-lingual picture dictionary, which covers over 250 vocabulary items and counting in English, French, Vietnamese and Chinese.

It is an old adage that a picture is worth a thousand words, and that is certainly true for learning vocabulary in a foreign language. The picture superiority effect says that items studied as pictures are better remembered than items studied as words, especially when people are casually exposed to the information and the exposure is for a very limited time.

Vocah features a wealth of pictures to help you master over 250 vocabulary items and counting in four languages: English, French, Vietnamese and Mandarin Chinese. English and Chinese words are provided with pronunciation guide and French words are annotated with their gender.

Ready to dive in? Choose any topic you like, or just a random one to start. Place your cursor over an item in the picture, you will see the meaning of the given word immediately.

-- Vocah team