- 1 Introduction
- 2 Working with the application
- 3 Installation
- 4 The application on mobiles and tablets
- 5 Ideas for resource creation
- 6 References
KLettres aims to help to learn the alphabet and then to read some syllables in different languages. It is meant to help learning the very first sounds of a new language, for children or for adults.
Educational application and relevance
Kletters helps a very young child or an adult learning a new language by associating sounds and letters in this language
Version 2.3 - Using KDE Development Platform 4.13.3
To work on this application, we can configure local language quizs and questions.
Overview of Features
Features KLettres has four levels which can be changed via a Levels drop down box or the Level menu: Level 1: the letter is displayed and the user hears it. Level 2: the letter is not displayed, the user only hears it. Level 3: the syllable is displayed and the user hears it. Level 4: the syllable is not displayed, the user only hears it. You can also choose the mode (kid or grown-up) via the colored buttons on the toolbar and KLettres will keep your settings and restore them the next time you play.
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Development and community help
Lettres helps a very young child or an adult learning a new language by associating sounds and letters in this language. 25 languages are available. (C) 2001-2011 Anne-Marie Mahfouf http://edu.kde.org/klettres
Working with the application
- KLetters will appear under Applications > Education > KLetters.
- Add New language, File > get new alphabets in new language. here one dialog box will appear Than go to search box and type your specific language.
Currently the local language functionality is working only with Level 1 its not working with Level 2,3& 4 for complex words (like joint words or ottakshara).This issue may get solved in future upgrades of KLetters.
Different Theme in KLetters
- Desert interface in KLetters.png
- Kid interface in KLetters.png
- Savanna Interface in Kletters.png
- Acqua interface in KLetters.png
- Change Theme,look> Themes > select the theme like Kid, desert, savannah, Acqua.
Different Levels in KLetters
- KLetters level 1.png
- KLetters Level 2.png
- KLetters Level 3.png
- KLetter Level 4.png
Level and KLettres has four levels which can be changed via a Levels drop down box or the Level menu:
- Level 1: the letter is displayed and the user hears it.
- Level 2: the letter is not displayed, the user only hears it.
- Level 3: the syllable is displayed and the user hears it.
- Level 4: the syllable is not displayed, the user only hears it.
File formats for creation
Saving the file
Export and publishing files
Currently 25 languages are available: Arabic, Czech, Brazilian Portuguese, Danish, Dutch, British English, English, English Phonix, French, German, Hebrew, Hungarian, Italian, Kannada, Hebrew, Hindi Romanized, Low Saxon, Luganda, Malayalam, Norwegian Bokmål, Punjabi, Spanish, Slovak, Ukrainian and Telugu, you can choose them using the Languages menu. A toolbar with the special characters per language is provided if you don't have the correct country keyboard or the keyboard layout to be able to display correctly the accented letters.
|Method of installation||Steps|
|From Ubuntu software Centre||Search "KLetters" in searchbar and then click Install|
|From Terminal||sudo apt-get update
sudo apt-get install klettres
|From the web||Steps|
|Web based registration||Not Applicable|
The application on mobiles and tablets
In android mobiles go to google play store and there we can get huge number of letter games similar to this app.
Ideas for resource creation
We can use this app for slow learners and beginners of language learning