Machine Translation vs. Japanese

Machine translation in action. Toshima-ku’s webpage

Tokyo’s Toshima-ku district, like most metropolitan municipalities, provides an automated Japanese to English machine translation service on its website. Click on the English option, and you are warned ‘content may not be 100% accurate’.

If you then click on ‘Procedures and Notifications’ (so far so good), the eye is immediately drawn to this link: ‘Information of ‘Slime mold monthly’.Read More »Machine Translation vs. Japanese