How do I convert Wikipedia language to "Simple English"?

How do I change the language in wikipedia to something I can understand.

My mate says that you can change it to "Simple English".

How can I do this?

9 Answers

Relevance
  • 1 decade ago
    Favorite Answer

    The simple English Wikipedia is a completely different Wikipedia. To get there from any article, click on the down arrow by "languages" on the left hand side, and scroll down till you see "Simple English". If it's not there, then that article doesn't have a simple counterpart.

    The other way, of course, is to go straight to http://simple.wikipedia.org/ and search from there.

    As someone who writes for the Simple English Wikipedia, I'd encourage you, if the article doesn't exist, add it to the list at http://simple.wikipedia.org/wiki/WP:REQUEST , and me or someone else will come along and write it when we have time.

    Spread the word- Simple English needs more viewers.

  • 1 decade ago

    Click this link to open Wikipedia in language called Simple English: http://simple.wikipedia.org/wiki/Main_Page

    Note that there are much less articles in this language than in standard English.

  • Anonymous
    5 years ago

    Avatars refer to a concept that is not any different at all from your "real" name as also only concept. This is a spiritual question because, in fact, there is nothing such as a You that exists. The You/Me/I which folks think they are is a linguistic convention for something that exists only in a dualistic consciousness. Importantly and ultimately, there is not a You and Your Life. There is not God except as your dualistic consciousness thinks one up. Knowing this or even just acting as if this were true changes behavior in a positive way. Thinking there is a God usually (not always) results in the worst kind of behavior because of the divisive delusion and ultimate arrogance it is based on. The practice of remembering and reminding one's "self" this is usually called religion in the broadest sense. Kshetra means a field of action and a holy place - sometimes site of a war - which affects consciousness in the way that physics describes reality. The World Trade Center Site in New York is one such Kshetra.

  • Tina
    Lv 4
    4 years ago

    1

  • How do you think about the answers? You can sign in to vote the answer.
  • 1 decade ago

    at the left you should see a list of languages you can choose from, choose Simple English

  • Anonymous
    1 decade ago
  • 1 decade ago

    Simple English? Never heard of it. :\

  • 1 decade ago

    ...what? Wikipedia is in simple english. If you need anything simpler, you may need to revisit elementary school.

Still have questions? Get your answers by asking now.