VOA Special English

2012
10.07

VOA で使用されているワードリストです。LearningGene に XML の方をドラッグ&ドロップして使ってください。
PDF: http://media.voanews.com/documents/2009Edition_WordBook.pdf
PDF: Mirror
XML:VOA WordBook

日々の英語学習のために Voice of America という英語サイトを利用しているのですが、知っていますか?
毎日20分くらい、いろいろの分野のニュースを英語スクリプトと音声付で公開しているサイトです。

音声の速度は通常の3分の2程度で、平易な語彙と文法を使っていて気軽に聞けるのでとても重宝しています。

VOA Special English の RSS が更新されるたび、MP3とスクリプトをダウンロードして、LyricsPlayer を使って音と文を同期したものに変えて、シャドーイングやディクテーションに利用しています。

この方法で音読しているとかなり英語が上達してきたのでお勧めの勉強法なのですが、少し面倒だと思います。

そういうわけで、使用したその素材を公開していくことに決めました。
右クリックして XML, MP3 を同一のフォルダに入れて、LyricsPlayer にMP3 をドラッグ&ドロップして使ってください。

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VOA WordBookのPDFのほうが見れないです。
VOA WordBookのXMLのほうはドロップしても見れないです。 

Re: No title

> VOA WordBookのPDFのほうが見れないです。
原因はわかりませんが、VOA のサイトから今はダウンロード出来ないようです。
私のサイトでのアップロードを試みましたが、
ファイルサイズが3MB以上になってしまうため、出来ませんでした。
しばらくすればダウンロードできるようになっているかもしれません。

> VOA WordBookのXMLのほうはドロップしても見れないです。
試してみたところ、問題ありませんでした。
もしかしたら正しくドロップできていないのかもしれません。
 
その場合は、ウィンドウ左側のタブを選択して、ツリーの領域へ XML ファイルをドロップするか、
ツリーの領域を右クリックして表示されるメニューから、Open File を選択して、
ツリーに XML ファイルを登録してください。

ツリーに XML が表示されていれば、ダブルクリックで開けるはずです。

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 ありがとう。見れました。
この単語は何個あるのでしょうか?
アプリで数えれるのでしょうが分かりませんので。

Re: No title

およそ1500単語です。
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