PowerVocab iPhone app combines research from MIT Computer Science and MIT Web Semantics Labs to personalize English vocabulary building for competitive exams, GRE, GMAT or SAT.
Schools and teachers can now get group discount pricing on a subscription to VerbaLearn.com, the website for building vocabulary for students in grades 7 through 12. VerbaLearn combines educational content with interactive features that make learning new words more fun.
Thinkmap Visual Thesaurus has launched a new tool called VocabGrabber (http://vocabgrabber.com) that helps teachers and students target the key vocabulary from a text within seconds. VocabGrabber extracts words from any document and demonstrates how those words are used in context. It's intended for language arts teachers, students of English at all levels of proficiency, or anyone who wants fresh insights into how language works.