TITLE

Let's talking English

AUTHOR(S)
Impoco, J.
PUB. DATE
April 1992
SOURCE
U.S. News & World Report;4/20/92, Vol. 112 Issue 15, p14
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports that last week Tokyo officials announced plans to redo about 300 English nameplates, floor directories and tourist pamphlets at Tokyo's towering new City Hall complex. The confusion of Japanese mangled translations; Examples of revisions to be made, including changing the `Powder and Electricity Regulation' office to `Explosives and Electricity'; Estimated cost of the replacements.
ACCESSION #
9204202943

 

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