Japanese Characters In English

andrewelsass 2019-01-06 12:33:04

Many Japanese video games, movies, comics, and TV shows are popular in Western culture. However, sometimes the names of the characters in these media change when they go abroad!

This worksheet challenges students to match nine characters' original Japanese names (written in romaji) to the names they are known by in English-speaking countries. It also provides a good opportunity to discuss some root words and portmanteaus (squirt + turtle = squirtle).

Answer key included.

This downloadable teaching material is best suited for at Advanced (C1) and Upper-intermediate (B2) level. It can be used for working on your groups' Reading skills. It is about the theme of Computer games, Computers %26 Technology, Movies %26 TV shows and Pokémon Go. The answer key is provided, too.
Copyright License: This file is licensed by andrewelsass under the iSLCollective Copyright License

Upload date: 2019-01-06 12:33:04

Author: andrewelsass

from Japan

andrewelsass is from/lives in Japan and has been a member of iSLCollective since 2018-02-09 08:39:58. andrewelsass last logged in on 2019-01-25 05:24:24, and has shared 10 resources on iSLCollective so far.

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