People with pronunciation problems or preparing to take a speaking test can do with some help. It may be very time-consuming to look up the pronunciation of single words in printed or electronic dictionaries. Speak Clipboard can do the work for you in half the time and without exhausting your motivation or enthusiasm.

Speak Clipboard is an open-source app which can read out sentences copied onto the clipboard. The reading can be paused or even done backwards. For the linguistically-minded who like to listen to the sounds of language or simply play word games such as palindromes, this free app can fill hours of your time.Users with sight problems may also find this app useful. The app runs well on Windows XP and Vista. Users need to preinstall .NET 1.1 framework before running Speak Clipboard.