Babylon and EasyPronounciation.com are examples of resources for a phonetic translator. Babylon provides a phonetic translator for multiple languages, while EasyPronounciation.com focuses on English translations.
Babylon offers phonetic translations for languages such as Chinese, Arabic, Spanish, Italian and French. Phonetic translations are also available for Dutch, Swedish and Portuguese. Babylon also offers a general translation software that is available for a free download, as of 2015.
The phonetic translation tool offered by EasyPronounciation.com is great for adults and kids who are learning to speak English. The English language has few strict pronunciation rules, so a pronunciation guide helps people differentiate the pronunciation of homographs and pronunciation variants.