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  1. Sync public video

    Make sync available on public videos. You may make this as option.

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    • 3 votes
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      • Allow add the option to (un)star while in Flashcard mode

        Hey Steve!

        Would love it if we could (un)star words while in Flashcard mode.

        Readlang rocks!

        All the best,

        Sean

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        • toggle flash card creation or ask for confirmation before making one

          I've just discovered ReadLang a few days ago and love it. Beautiful job.

          I do find the automatic flash card creation feature very useful, but sometimes I want to turn it off to just practice reading and keep my word list tidy. I'm new to reading Spanish and tend to highlight a lot (for the translations). Most of what I highlight I don't want saved in my word list. Alternatively, I'd probably be happier if it asked me to confirm each time it wanted to create a flash card.

          Anyway, based on your last blog post I guess you're done…

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          • 1 vote
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            • Latin out of beta?

              I love ReadLang and have been using it to sharpen my own Spanish reading skills. I teach Latin to middle schoolers, and would love to have them use use ReadLang as a tool to read harder Latin texts. Any chance it will emerge from beta soon? Thanks! Rick Beyer

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                The reason it is still in beta is that I don’t have a good word frequency list of Latin words. This is used to prioritize learning with flashcards and to attempt to judge the difficult of each text.

                It still might be useful to try using Readlang to read Latin yourself and if you think it’s helpful to recommend it to your students as it is.

              • Text tracking while watching YouTube videos

                Make text tracking while watching video optionally. Add an option for this.
                It's sometimes very inconvenient because of bad synchronisation, and it takes a lot of time to sync it right.
                Also, the problem is that many public videos are badly synchronised. And nobody can fix this because the only author has the ability to sync.

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                • offer an export field that uses Anki's cloze syntax in reverse

                  Hi Steve,

                  can you also add an third export fields using the Anki cloze format like

                  Context (Anki cloze with reverse translation):
                  {{c1::translation::original word}}

                  for reverse learning because Anki cannot switch front and back for cloze cards.

                  Many thanks in advance.

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                  • Running readlang on Microsoft Edge browser

                    I seem to have trouble running readlang on Edge, where the translations appear over words. Is there a way to run it?

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                    • Leave out parables

                      Use more modern stories

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                      • A list of webpages i have read using the web reader in my library

                        Could there be a list of webpages i have read using the web reader in my library? I'd maybe like to go back to some of them and that would make it a bit easier.
                        Thanks.

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                        • 1 vote
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                          • Having alternatives hidden in context.

                            It would be nice to have alternatives to a word hidden in the context.
                            Sometimes, I have a form of an adjective, e.g. "periculosus" (Latin) and in the context I use the form "periculosa", which I already added to the alternatives, but it isn't hidden.

                            Of course I could just make a new card for every form, but then I would have 10 - 20 cards for every word.

                            It would be nice if you add that.

                            Thanks.

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                            • Open Word Reference without giving focus to the text entry box.

                              It causes the on-screen keyboard to disply on my Android tablet and I am so tired of closing that thing every single time when all I want to do is see the definition of the selected word in the text, not enter a new word.

                              3 votes
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                              • Referral

                                Hello, is there no referral system for readlang?

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                                  • Feedback / or / idea for feature

                                    Hello,
                                    When I click on a text as "read", I like to have options, such as "archive", "hide"... etc.
                                    Thanks!!!

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                                    • Modify word definition when reading

                                      Hello,

                                      I'm wondering if when reading an article it is possible to change it's translation for a more appropriate one.

                                      It is easy to have a look in the dictionnary for all meanings but I didn't find the way to select the denifition that suits the best for later on flash card work

                                      Thanks
                                      Nicolas

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                                      • jump to page # or percentage of text

                                        I'm reading a long novel in ReadLang. I lost my place (50% in) by accidentally jumping ahead to 84%. It seems there is no way to go back or forwards other than one page at a time. The app needs a "jump to..." feature or slider like other eBook readers.

                                        Also, ReadLang now thinks I have read 84% of this book which I can't change.

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                                        • Need the "reading" of the words highlighted too for japanese.

                                          When I click on a word it only shows me the meaning, I can't see the reading of that word which is consisted with kanji easily. It would be so much easier and faster if we could see the reading along with meaning just by clicking on a word.

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