Microsoft Research Bing Dictionary is a next generation English-Chinese bilingual dictionary and sample sentence search engine; it is particularly useful as a writing assistant and language learning tool. It was built by Microsoft Research Asia using innovative natural language, speech, user interface, and web mining technology. This is an ongoing beta research project, still under active development. If you have feedback about our existing features or new features you'd like to see, please feel free to tell us about it.

For a high level view of some of Bing Dictionary's current features, mouse over the image below. For a deeper look at what makes Bing Dictionary special, see the Highlighted Features section.