To use SpeakIt!, select text you want to read and listen to it. SpeakIt converts text into speech so you no longer need to read.
SpeakIt reads selected text using Text-to-Speech technology with language auto-detection. It can read text in more than 50 languages.
To use this resource:
- Open a new tab
- In address bar, type in: Chrome Web Store
- In store, type: SpeakIt, in search bar
- Look under Extensions for SpeakIt!
Give it a try!
- First select the text you want it to read.
- Then click the icon to start listening.
- When it is ready to read, the number of sentences is shown on the icon.
- To stop listening at any time click pause
Watch the video below to see how SpeakIt! works.