Antidote 11 French Module

Get the French Module and Transform your Antidote Experience

The French Module is a separate downloadable product that integrates with Antidote 11. You will enjoy a tool that is equally rich and effective in both French and English. The same three-button toolbar gives you seamless access to resources in both languages.

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All the Tools You Need to Improve Your Writing in French

The corrector can alternate between each language, even in the same document if necessary. In the dictionaries and guides, you can switch smoothly from one language to the other, with all the power of their multiple search engines. What’s more, every word, expression, proverb and combination is translated from one language to the other, for a total of more than 2.7 million translations.

An Unprecedented English-French Dictionary

Translations of every word, expression and proverb

The definitions dictionary displays more than 900,000 translations of the various meanings of every word, expression and proverb. In French, more than 3000 new words and expressions such as monosourcil, écoanxiété and vaccinodrome have been added, as well as 30,000 synonyms and 5,000 combinations.

Translation of the combinations

1.8 million combinations have been translated from French to English and from English to French.

Pronunciations in two accents

An exclusive feature of Antidote+ packages: hear the pronunciation of 1.6 million variants with Montréal and Paris accents.

Features

French Corrector

  • Nearly 14,000 specific corrections: tel, tout, quelque, leur, demi, etc.
  • Confused words: à/a, ou/où, é/er/ez, quelle/qu’elle, etc.
  • Meaning errors: tâche de graisse, écouter la voie, etc.
  • Correction of an entire text in one operation
  • Direct incorporation of corrections into the text
  • Language, typography and style correction
  • Batch correction of identical cases
  • Prominent error display
  • Clear, multi-level explanations
  • Relevant links to the guides
  • Context-based access to the dictionaries
  • Editable correction window
  • List of detections for a full overview of corrections
  • Revision filters: logic, semantics, pragmatics
  • Customizable statistics filters: words, sentences, frequency, etc.
  • Inspection filters: verbs, complements, past participles, etc.
  • Style: repetition, nested phrases, awkward phrasing, etc.
  • Typography of spacing, numbers and addresses
  • Punctuation: missing or surplus commas, etc.
  • Anglicisms and regional expressions
  • Detailed syntactic sentence analysis
  • Traditional and rectified spellings
  • Foreign language detection
  • Multiple personal dictionaries
  • Custom rules (alerts and corrections)
  • Nearly 200 settings: language, typography, interface
  • Custom setting presets
  • Synchronization of customizations*
  • Entirely printable content

French Dictionaries

  • 133,000 words, including 16,000 proper nouns
  • 32,000 expressions
  • 900,000 translated words, expressions and proverbs in both languages
  • 1,000,000 synonyms, hyponyms and hypernyms
  • 100,000 antonyms
  • 950,000 combinations with real-life examples
  • 1.8 million translated combinations in both languages
  • 9000 verbs conjugated in simple and compound tenses
  • Semantic fields of 68,000 words, with interactive word clouds
  • Etymology for 105,000 words
  • 26,000 articles on the evolution of words across centuries, including historical quotations
  • 22,000 families
  • 600,000 phonetic transcriptions
  • Audio pronunciation with a Montréal or Paris accents*
  • 300,000 quotations
  • 1,800 proverbs
  • Plural and feminine forms of each word
  • Relative frequency of each word
  • Homonyms and near-homophones
  • 1,300 constructions to avoid
  • Regional expressions and usage labels
  • Search with variables
  • Search as you type
  • Search by rhyme, sorted by number of rhyming phonemes
  • Search by anagram, with wildcard letters
  • Multiword search, for finding links between words
  • Advanced search by criteria
  • Rare words, cities, countries and people to discover
  • Integrated access to Wikipedia
  • Smart links to Termium and Web search engines
  • Option to add links to other Web resources
  • Relevant links to the guides
  • Easy addition of new words
  • Favourite words list
  • Integrated web links
  • Parental control settings
  • Adjustable font size
  • Entirely printable content

French Guides

  • Spelling
  • Lexicon
  • Grammar
  • Syntax
  • Punctuation
  • Business Writing
  • Style
  • Typography
  • History of the French language
  • Language Matters
  • 900 clear and concise articles
  • Usage tips and examples
  • Quick lookup by subject
  • Text search within articles
  • Relevant links from the corrector and dictionaries
  • Integrated web links
  • Entirely printable content

French Personal Dictionaries

  • Personal words added to enhance the corrector
  • Added words appear in the dictionaries search results
  • Ability to create multiple personal dictionaries
  • Ability to add words in both languages at once

*An exclusive feature of Antidote+ packages.