Note: This IPA tool uses American English IPA. IPA is normally used for English learners and for dictionaries to help show pronunciation.
Enter your text to be converted into IPA. (This tool is designed to convert a large text input, so it can handle several paragraphs at once.) Then, choose how the IPA displays: whether it will be shown instead of the text, underneath the text, or in parenthesis. There is also the option to turn the IPA version of your text into a PDF and create a printable worksheet.
So for this tool, the options are: 4
Just show the IPA.
Show the English with the IPA below.
Show the IPA with the English below.
Show the English text with the IPA in parenthesis.
By the way, we also have an IPA keyboard tool. Check it out if you want to type in IPA format yourself!