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Tech Tip #71: Visit Foreign Language Google Search

Posted by on December 2, 2013

As a working technology teacher, I get hundreds of questions from parents about their home computers, how to do stuff, how to solve problems. Each week, I’ll share one of those with you. They’re always brief and always focused. Enjoy!

Q: English isn’t my first language. How do I go to Google in other languages?

A: To visit the foreign language Google search engines, type:

Then add the country extension you would like to visit. For example, Japan is .jp, so if I typed:

…I’d get this:


Google Search in Japanese

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Jacqui Murray has been teaching K-8 technology for 15 years. She is the editor of a K-8 technology curriculum, K-8 keyboard curriculum, K-8 Digital Citizenship curriculum, and training in how to integrate technology in education including ebooks, webinars and online classes. She is webmaster for six blogs, CSG Master Teacher, an Amazon Vine Voice reviewer, Editorial Review Board member for Journal for Computing Teachers, CSTA reviewer, a columnist for, and a weekly contributor to TeachHUB. Currently, she’s editing a techno-thriller that should be out to publishers next summer.

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