|04-03-2011, 12:40 PM||#1|
Join Date: Apr 2011
Device: Sony PRS-350
Use Sony-350 Dictionary to improve reading of Kanji characters?
My daughter is learning Kanji in school. She finds it cumbersome to search for characters she doesn't know in a dictionary. Thus she doesn't like to read text in Japanese for pleasure.
I wonder whether the dictionary function of the Sony reader could help her to read text that contains Kanji characters. If she doesn't know a character she could look it up in the dictionary. That way she could read stories and she could improve her knowledge of the characters.
I don't speak Japanese so I would like to know whether the dictionary useful in this respect. If so, how can I load a Japanese Kanji dictionary onto a (German) Sony? With the Sony read Japanese text or do I have to install a specific firmware?
Thanks fro your help!
|04-03-2011, 02:05 PM||#3|
Join Date: Sep 2006
Device: PRS-500/505/700, Kindle, Cybook Gen3, Words Gear
At the moment you can't install any extra dictionaries on the Sony. And even the Japanese firmware has only E->J and E->E dictionaries.
|04-03-2011, 08:25 PM||#4|
Join Date: Feb 2011
Device: Sony PRS350, Onyx M92, Onyx T68 (defective!)
can sony reader even display Japanese? I typed some words in Japanese and saved it as RTF, and by reader just display boxes.
|04-04-2011, 05:53 AM||#5|
Join Date: Dec 2007
Device: Sony PRS-300, 505, 600, 650, 950
Try EPUB or LRF. In any case it will work with embedded fonts / modified CSS. (but only horizontal, left to right)
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