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June 28, 2009

WordSift.com – Visualize Your Search And Know The Connections

Want to learn more about the words or sentence that is written? Want to know other possible uses and synonyms of those words? For many more such problem head to WordSift.com. WordSift is a web portal that provides detailed information about a word or a sentence. It provides help to students and teachers especially to teachers which can visualize their text structure and share with their students. It a web tool that provides information about a word by displaying the related images from Google, visual thesaurus showing word relationship  and much more information about the word and that too on a single page.

Steps of Procedure to use this Site

  1. Enter a word or some text in the box provided and press ‘Sift ‘.
  2. On the result page you get a tag cloud which has important words in the text.
  3. Click on any of the words and it will display Google image search result and visual thesaurus results below it.
  4. Also shows more sentences that can be created using the selected word.

Features

WordSift is a web tool which was created primarily for the teachers. It helps in identifying important words in the text and provides detailed information on them. It displays a tag cloud related to each word and on the click of any word it shows some instances of sentence that can be created from it. It also displays Google image and video results related to each word. Also synonyms of the word are also shown. It helps in improving the vocabulary of the students as teachers can understand use these words in teaching so as to make teaching much more effective. It also allows users to see relationship among different words. The facility of watching videos and images and thesaurus makes learning much more fun filling and easy for students.

Editor’s View

WordSift is a great tool for teachers and students to get proficient with their vocabulary. It also promotes I-learning among the students as the students who have internet connection can learn it easily on WordSift. It’s a great way to learn and improve your vocabulary and also improve the methods of teaching.

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Our Rating: 3.5/5 | Visit: http://www.wordsift.com

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