The "News Web Easy" news service as a resource for teaching and learning Japanese: An assessment of the comprehension difficulty of Japanese sentence-end expressions

Abstract

Japan’s public broadcasting corporation, NHK, launched “News Web Easy” in April 2012 1. It provides users with five simplified news scripts (easy Japanese news) on a daily basis. This web service provides users with five daily simplified news scripts of “easy” Japanese news. Since its inception, this service has been favorably received both in Japan and… (More)
DOI: 10.18653/v1/W15-4411

Topics

10 Figures and Tables

Cite this paper

@inproceedings{Tanaka2015TheW, title={The "News Web Easy" news service as a resource for teaching and learning Japanese: An assessment of the comprehension difficulty of Japanese sentence-end expressions}, author={Hideki Tanaka and Tadashi Kumano and Isao Goto}, booktitle={NLP-TEA@ACL/IJCNLP}, year={2015} }