Summary

Language Tool

reviewed by Luca Noelia Gruber

18/09/2017

The Good:

Very useful. Quick. Easy to understand. Works with copy/paste or direct writing into the browser

The Bad:

Nothing

The Bottomline:

Easy and quick way to proof a text

Overall Rating:

5

Specifications

The official website of the tool is

https://languagetool.org

The tool is made by

LanguageTool is an Open Source application developed by a group of language enthusiasts and software developers. https://languagetool.org/team/

You can find the official doccumentation on:

no, but it's not needed

Is there a user forum/ bug tracker/ issue tracker and if so where?

https://github.com/languagetool-org/languagetool/issues https://forum.languagetool.org http://wiki.languagetool.org/software-that-supports-languagetool-as-a-plug-in-or-add-on

I reviewed version LGPL 2.1 of the Software

The interface:

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  • what is it : online tool
  • what is it for ? video, image processing
  • this tool functions : both
  • this tool is available for : ALL
  • this tool is : Free Beer
  • does this tool have a paid version available? no
  • Review

    The user interface:

    one of the easiest tools i've ever used. you can easily proofread your text and correct the errors directly. it also shows stylistic issues. LanguageTool is a proof­reading service for English, German, Polish, Russian, and more than 20 other languages.

    Tutorials / Instructions:

  • useful / helpful : –
  • clear : –
  • quick and easy to understand : –

    What notable things do other users say about this tool? (either good or bad!)

    n/a

    Testing the tool (learning by doing – trial and error)

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    What would/could a designer use this tool for?

    To proofread your text for example e-mails, letters, text in your portfolio, text on your website…

    Depending on what kind of free this tool is, how “free” is this tool really?

    It is totaly free in my opinion. I've never had pushing advertising.

    Please add any additional comments below:

    I really do recommend to use languagetool.org – it's a nice toll for the daily life.

    *As an official reviewer for the Great Free Graphic Software Review I confirm I have filled in the above review at the best of my abilities, with care, patience and without prior prejudice, so help me Tux.*

    Luca Noelia Gruber, 18/09/2017

  • Interface

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    Testing the tool

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