It is highly important to know, not only what functions there are in the application, but also how to efficiently apply them in studying a foreign language.
If you have just started using WorkAudioBook it is advisable to read through
Learning Methodology page.
In this section:
WorkAudioBook application helps you learn any foreign language by using audiobooks in this language!
Automatic phrase selection and convenient repetition – these are tasks that WorkAudioBook does easily.
Application will help you improve your foreign language skills by using
any audiobook, podcast, audiotrack in MP3 format that is interesting for you, not some boring learning materials!
Let's look at the application’s interface:
Application shows an audiobook as an audio waveform and lets you select any fragment of it for listening. But actually this isn't necessary,
because the application itself searches for phrases very well. You can also correct current selected area: press on selection edge and drag it.
As you can see in the above screenshot, the application also shows boundaries of the phrases before and after the current one.
There are three buttons for playback. You can use them depending on you level of knowledge of the foreign language and your approach to using the application:
Application menu contains following items:
It's good that WorkAudioBook splits audio into phrases. But what to do if even after the fifth time it is not clear what was pronounced?
You need to look in the text! WorkAudioBook has Notes and Subtitles for this.
There are two types of notes:
To display the notes window, you need:
Notes window opens:
There are several buttons at the top:
If you like to listen to with the screen off, you will like the options for headset button.
Customize the various clicks according with your style of working with audio:
How to use the application: