Summary

Language Tool

reviewed by Merel IJpelaar

14/10/2017

The Good:

Useful. Easy to understand. You can either paste a paragraph into the website or you can add their extension to your browser. Also works in google docs, text editers etc.

The Bad:

Won't work on safari

The Bottomline:

Overall Rating:

3

Specifications

The official website of the tool is

https://languagetool.org

The tool is made by

by a group of language enthusiasts and software developers. https://languagetool.org/team/

You can find the official doccumentation on:

n/a

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

https://forum.languagetool.org https://github.com/languagetool-org/languagetool/issues?q=is%3Aopen 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, other, extension
  • what is it for ? what is it for ?
  • this tool functions : both
  • this tool is available for : Linux, Windows, Android, other
  • this tool is : Free Speech
  • does this tool have a paid version available? no
  • Review

    The user interface:

    It's very easy in its use. You can easily in every paragraph select something and check if the grammar is right. Or you can paste it in their website which is also handy

    Tutorials / Instructions:

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

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

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

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    What would/could a designer use this tool for?

    To check your own writings on for instance your website.

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

    Is free as far as I know. I hadn't see any advertisements while using de website or the extension.

    Please add any additional comments below:

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    *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.*

    Merel, 14/10/2017

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    Testing the tool

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