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  • 95C1016 柳芝羽 95C1021 羅佳君 95C1012 杜芳儀 95C1027 曾靖嵐 95C1032 鄭凰君 95C1033 游珮吟 Wikipedia Wikitravel Wikitionary Wikis
  • Wikipedia
  • Wikipedia
    • What is Wikipedia?
    • What is its function ?
    • What is its advantage ?
    • What is its disadvantage ?
    • How can we use it?
  • What is Wikipedia?
    • Wikipedia is an online free-content encyclopedia that anyone can edit and contribute to.
    • It has many language editions .
  • What is its function?
    • People can get information .
    • People can edit the content .
  • What is its advantage ?
    • It updates fast .
    • Its content can be added .
    • Its errors can be corrected right away .
    • Everyone can create its content.
  • What is its disadvantage?
    • The information may be wrong .
    • Everyone has his or her opinion on the content.
  • How can we use it?
    • Reading wikipedia
    1. type what you want to know
  • 2. You can see the search results. 3. Choose one
  • 4. You can see the content.
    • Editing Wikipedia
    1. You can edit this page.
  • 2. You can use these tools to edit.
    • Writing Wikipedia
    You should create an account first. Press here.
  • type
  • If you are successful, you can see this page.
  • Press here. Then, you can upload your files.
  • Press here.
  • Press here.
  • Choose one.
  • Press here.
  • type Press here.
  • Press here.
  • You can see this page.
  • type
  • Press here.
  • Wikipedia and language learning
    • Why is Wikipedia related to language learning?
    • Wikipedia for language learning
    • How can we use Wikipedia for language learning?
  • Why is Wikipedia related to language learning?
    • Students can gain an online voice .
    • Its content relates to life .
    • It is easy to use.
    • It is familiar to students.
  • Wikipedia for language learning
    • Students can read 、 edit and create content.
    • It focuses on the accuracy and quality of content.
  • How can we use Wikipedia for language learning?
    • Reading Wikipedia
    • Editing Wikipedia
    • Writing Wikipedia
  • Reading Wikipedia
    • Source of information
    • Discussion pages
    • 1. see debate in main text
    • 2. language disagreement
  • Editing Wikipedia
    • Edit content
    • 1. correct factual errors
    • 2. correct grammatical and spelling errors
    • Discussion how information is created
    • 1. Bias in information
    • 2. Reliability of information
  • Writing Wikipedia
    • Create new articles or paragraphs
    • 1.topics according to students’ expertise
    • 2. Individual or group projects
    • Simple English for English learner
  • Source of information
    • http://www.slideshare.net/AvatarLanguages.com/wikipedia-for-language-learning
  • Wikitravel
    • Wikitravel is a project to create a free , complete, up-to-date, and reliable worldwide travel guide. So far we have 22,690 destination guides and other articles written and edited by Wikitravellers from around the globe.
    What is W ikitravel?
  • How to use it? We will start from the main page.
  • Type down what you want to search.
  • How can we use wikitravel in learning English?
    • We can improve reading ability when reading the articles.
    • We can practice writing ability when editing an articles.
    • What’s more, we can apply what we learn on wikitravel to communicate with foreigners.
  • Take Taiwan for example .
  • Map
  • Country’s basic information
  • Chose a location.
  • Detailed information
  • Where to go?
  • Where to buy and eat?
  • How to open a conversation with a foreigner?
    • We can introduce Taiwan’s shape , location , and basic information to a foreigner. Besides, we can tell them where they can visit and what they can buy and eat in Hualien after searching on wikitravel !
    Hope you have a good time with foreigners!
  • Wikitionary
  • Wikitionary
  • Introduction
    • A portmanteau of the words wiki and dictionary .
    • A multilingual , web-based project to create a free content dictionary, available in over 151 languages.
    • Unlike standard dictionaries, it is written collaboratively by volunteer , allowing articles to be changed by almost anyone with access to the website.
  • Introduction
    • It is not limited by print space considerations, most of Wiktionary's language editions provide definitions and translations of words from many languages , and some editions offer additional information typically found in thesauri and lexicons.
  • Introduction
    • Now it includes a rhyme guide , phrase books , language statistics and extensive appendices .
    • Its aim to include not only the definition of a word, but also enough information to really understand it, such as etymologies , pronunciations , sample quotations , synonyms , antonyms and translations.
  • How to use Wikitionary?
  • Step1: Enter Wikitionary
  • Step2: Choose what language you want in the left column of this page
  • Step3: Key in the words, and then press “Define”
  • Step4: Enter the page of searching result
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  • At the end of this page, it has categories of this word.
  • Wikitionary for language learning
    • Contain related information of words
    • Contain various languages of other
    • countries
    • Edit new information by the learners
    • Make discussions
    • Many kinds of languages can be looked
    • up
  • Contain related information of words
    • If you look up a word such as “time” on Wikitionary, there will be all the information of the word such as pronunciation , interjection , synonyms , antonyms and slang . Learners do not need to spend other time to look pronunciation, interjection, synonyms and antonyms up.
  • Contain various languages of other countries
    • Learners can know how to say a word such as “time” in other languages when they look up the word on Wikitionary.
  • Edit new information by the learners
    • The learners can edit new information of words on Wikitionary. Learners can get the information from other’s edition and also can edit by themselves.
  • Make discussions
    • Learners can make discussions on Wikitionary if there is any question they want to ask or answer. By using discussions, learners can get a more clear idea about their learning.
  • Many kinds of languages can be looked up
    • Learners not only can look up English words but also can look up words of other language such as Japanese, Korean, etc.
  • Conclusion
    • Wikitionary is not like other online dictionaries which can only be used in looking up words. Learners can use Wikitionary not only in looking up words or slang but also in editing new words’ information for others. It is also the most special part of Wikitionary.
    • References
    • Wikipedia
    • http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Main_Page
    • Wikitionary
    • http://en.wiktionary.org/wiki/Wiktionary:Main_Page
  • Thank you for your attention.