Authentic Lessons for 21st Century Learning


Keiana Cross, Bradly Cusack | Published: February 22nd, 2022 by K20 Center


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Rewordify is a free online tool that supports English language learning. This tool finds difficult words and phrases and simplifies them to develop comprehension.



Rewordify highlights complex or uncommon words and displays simpler alternatives in a passage of your choice. Once a passage is rewordified, altered words remain highlighted. You can select any of these highlighted changes to see the original word, a definition of the original word, and an audio file with the pronunciation. Rewordify includes a huge selection of classic literature for you to use, or you can add your own text.


  1. Navigate to

  2. Paste the text you want to use into the large yellow box and select "Rewordify text." Alternatively, select "Classic literature" in the toolbar at the top of the page to explore Rewordify's library. Select a title and passage to rewordify it.

  3. Select any highlighted text to view the original word or phrase, its definition, and its pronunciation.

  4. Select the "Settings" button at the top of the page to change the difficulty threshold or update your display mode.

Learn more about this tool at the Help Center.

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