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Old 09-02-2007, 12:08 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Hello, I am an English teacher and I am trying to learn Korean and Japanese. I am trying to find dictionaries for my blackberry and I am also trying to find out how I can add Korean and Japanese to my Blackberry languages. I would like to be able to read the characters and fonts that my friends use when they message me. I would like to like to be able to write and read in Asian characters.

Any tips and tricks would be appreciated.
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Hello, I am an English teacher and I am trying to learn Korean and Japanese. I am trying to find dictionaries for my blackberry and I am also trying to find out how I can add Korean and Japanese to my Blackberry languages. I would like to be able to read the characters and fonts that my friends use when they message me. I would like to like to be able to write and read in Asian characters.

Any tips and tricks would be appreciated.
You could download the latest OS from the sticky link above. Once installed, you could read Korean and Japanese. Unfortunately, you wont be able to type Korean or Japanese.
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You could download the latest OS from the sticky link above. Once installed, you could read Korean and Japanese. Unfortunately, you wont be able to type Korean or Japanese.
Not sure there is anyway to type in Korean or Japanese. Maybe someone with an 8707h in Japan could chime in (guessing they might type Japanese there!)
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Hi,

If you are still looking for a Japanese dictionary, please try out BB Jisyo at BB Jisyo - Japanese Dictionary for Blackberry . This dictionary supports Japanese input (kanji etc).
Also has access to a 160,000 sentence database of English - Japanese examples.
Its tested and works on the 8707h (yes, Japanese input is possible on this device). I would be interested if anyone could give it a try with devices which only support Japanese fonts (not input).

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Reading these fonts could also be achieved without having to install os. Check my signature.
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