Read Wikipedia articles in Simple English ?

Wikipedia is an encyclopedia, gives you the basic information of searched content. I often  go for wikipedia to know  some interestings  facts and its history compare to others.
Most articles will include a lot of information like the correct way to pronounce certain words and has a link to a particular  query s ambiguous meanings. This can be a little too much for children or for people who do not know English as their first language. Now everything became simple.

Wikipedia Articles in Simple English

Let s say I am reading an article about India on Wikipedia. The URL will be
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tamil_Nadu
To get the same article in simple English just replace €œen € with €œsimple €.
So the URL will be http://simple.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tamil_Nadu
The Simple English Wikipedia is an English edition of the Wikipedia encyclopedia, written in primarily Basic English and Special English. The site’s was  aim is to provide an encyclopedia for “people with different needs, such as students, children, adults with learning difficulties and people who are trying to learn English. As of October 13, 2010, the site contains over 65,000 content pages, and has more than 149,000 registered users.
Here i have shown the difference between the article in English and Simple  English  in top and bottom of the below image

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