If translate English words into Chinese, there is a faster way for R user. 'RYoudaoTranslate' package provides interface to 'Youdao' < http://youdao.com/> translation open API for R user. 'entcn' package also provides similar features. But it does not support Chinese words translation into English, I have made some improvements on the basis of this software. You can pass in a words or a vector consisting of multiple words, ecce package support both English and Chinese translation. It also support browse translation results in website.