Japanese for Busy People

Author: AJALT
Publisher: Kodansha USA Incorporated
ISBN: 1568363842
Release Date: 2011
Genre: Foreign Language Study

Includes a unit structure whereby thematically linked lessons are grouped together to make learning Japanese easier and expanded exercises that go beyond substitution drills and get students speaking Japanese right away. There are also over 340 illustrations to make the learning process more fun and memorable.

Japanese for Busy People III

Author: Ajalt
Publisher: Kodansha USA Incorporated
ISBN: 4770023316
Release Date: 1999
Genre: Foreign Language Study

Japanese Busy People #3 Workbook is a Kodansha International publication.

Author: 国際日本語普及協会
Publisher: Kodansha International
ISBN: 4770030096
Release Date: 2006-06-26
Genre: Foreign Language Study

"Japanese for Busy People" is, as the title suggests, a concise course forbusy' students who want to learn natural spoken Japanese as effectively asossible in a limited amount of time. This worldwide bestselling series wasrepared by a working group of experienced Japanese language instructors whoeviewed and tested the material in an authentic classroom environment. Nowhe series is being thoroughly revised to make learning Japanese easier thanver.

Japanese for Busy People

Author: Ajalt
Publisher: Kodansha
ISBN: 1568364040
Release Date: 2014-02-20
Genre: Foreign Language Study

The Workbook for the Revised 3rd Edition of Japanese for Busy People III offers readers longer and more complex reading passages familiarize you with new vocabulary and the conventions used in Japanese writing. It can be used either in tandem with the main text or as a self-study aid.

Japanese for Busy People II and III

Author: Ajalt
Publisher: Kodansha
ISBN: 1568364059
Release Date: 2013-08-02
Genre: Foreign Language Study

The Teachers Manual gives tips for using Japanese for Busy People II & III in a classroom setting, as well as advice on how to teach difficult areas of grammar. In addition, the book provides translations of all introductions, grammatical explanations, notes, and instructions appearing in Japanese for Busy People II & III. The Teachers Manual gives tips for using Japanese for Busy People II & III in a classroom setting, as well as advice on how to teach difficult areas of grammar. In addition, the book provides translations of all introductions, grammatical explanations, notes,

Easy Kana Workbook Basic Practice in Hiragana and Katakana for Japanese Language Students

Author: Rita Lampkin
Publisher: McGraw-Hill
ISBN: 0844285323
Release Date: 1990-07-30
Genre: Foreign Language Study

This practical workbook is for all students of Japanese who want to learn the basic phonetic writing systems in use by the Japanese. This workbook is a self contained course, which can be used both for independent study or in the classroom. It can also serve as an ideal supplement to any basic conversation course in Japanese.

Japanese for Young People I

Author: AJALT
Publisher: Kodansha Amer Incorporated
ISBN: 1568364245
Release Date: 2012-07-06
Genre: Foreign Language Study

A comprehensive course for teaching Japanese to young adults in English-speaking countries -- from The Association for Japanese-Language Teaching (AJALT), developers of the renowned Japanese for Busy People series. Japanese for Young People is a three-level series designed for junior high and high school students, with an optional starter level for elementary students. With an emphasis on the coordination of structure and verbal communication skills, this program builds upon the basics of Japanese grammar through the use of key sentences, dialogues, exercises, and entertaining activities. Exposure to spoken Japanese is facilitated by three compact discs. This Kana Workbook -- a fully integrated component of the Japanese for Young People series -- is for young students who want to learn the two native phonetic scripts, hiragana and katakana. Its unique and proven approach, which is based on a solid foundation of writing drills and optional CDs, teaches the pronunciation and configuration of the kana characters in tandem. With numerous illustrations, a combination of traditional reading and writing drills, and an entertaining selection of crossword puzzles and word searches, Japanese for Young People I: Kana Workbook is the perfect guide for young learners encountering Japanese for the first time.

Eggshells

Author: Caitriona Lally
Publisher: Melville House
ISBN: 9781612195971
Release Date: 2017
Genre: Fiction

"First published in 2015 by Liberties Press."

Wadaiko

Author: AJALT
Publisher: Kodansha USA Incorporated
ISBN: 1568365586
Release Date: 2015-03-01
Genre: FOREIGN LANGUAGE STUDY

Wadaiko immerses students in the sounds and rhythms of the Japanese language through songs, poetry, tongue twisters and other word games. The purpose is to get learners to "feel" Japanese, to absorb it with their ears, without being expected to understand it all. There are exercises and questions, quizzes, and other interactive features. A free CD contains audio of Japanese folk songs that students can sing along with.

All About Particles

Author: Naoko Chino
Publisher: Kodansha USA
ISBN: 9784770050120
Release Date: 2010-08-05
Genre: Foreign Language Study

Students of Japanese are familiar with the term "particle," and realize that they, like English prepositions, require a special effort to master. This handbook provides all the information one would need on these tricky units of grammar. All About Particles covers more than 70 particles those that are used regularly as well as those used less frequently in more than 200 uses. The book can be approached as a guiding textbook and studied from beginning to end. It is as a reference book, however, that All About Particles shines. It is light and easy to carry, slim enough to fit into the corner of a shoulder bag, and concise enough to quickly clarify particle-related questions. It is a priceless tool for any serious student of Japanese. In its previous incarnation as a part of the Power Japanese Series, ISBN 978-0-87011-954-5, and sold more than 40,000 copies worldwide.

Let s Learn Hiragana

Author: Yasuko Kosaka Mitamura
Publisher: Kodansha Amer Incorporated
ISBN: 1568363893
Release Date: 2012-03-01
Genre: Foreign Language Study

There are three types of Japanese script-katakana, hiragana, and kanji. It is possible to read Japanese knowing only a limited number of kanji, but it is not possible with only a limited number of katakana or hiragana-one must know all of them. Let's Learn Hiragana, and its companion volume Let's Learn Katakana, is a textbook that introduces the learner to the basics of one of these fundamental Japanese scripts. Being a workbook, it contains all the exercises that allow the student to master hiragana by the time the book has been finished. Let's Learn Hiragana is a classic in the field, and the huge number of students that have used it successfully is a sign of its preeminence as a self-study guide.

Japanese Grammar

Author: Nobuo Akiyama
Publisher: Barron's Educational Series
ISBN: 0764120611
Release Date: 2002
Genre: Foreign Language Study

A methodical presentation of the elements of Japanese grammar, and usage make this book ideal for both those beginning their language study and those reviewing the Japanese they've already learned. Pronunciation, word order, sentence structure, and parts of speech are reviewed; idiomatic phrases, numbers, days, months, lists of synonyms and antonyms, and verb charts are included.

Elementary Japanese Volume Two

Author: Yoko Hasegawa
Publisher: Tuttle Publishing
ISBN: 0804835063
Release Date: 2006-02-15
Genre: Foreign Language Study

This is an extensive beginning level Japanese textbook and Japanese language learning package. Elementary Japanese is designed for students who are just beginning their study of Japanese at the first–:year college level or on their own. The author and contributors have created a highly structured approach to leaning Japanese that is based on learning the fundamental patters and constructions of the language as well as the writing system including basic kanji. Systematic grammatical explanations are provided in enough detail for this book to be used as a reference work as well as an introductory textbook. The accompanying MP3 audio CD is a great way to learn Japanese and ensures correct pronunciation and helps to build listening comprehension. After completing this course, you will be able to: Describe yourself, your family and your friends. Talk about daily events using basic vocabulary and grammatical constructions. Understand conversations on these topics as well as classroom activities. Read Japanese articles and write short and simple compositions and letters.

Kodansha s Katakana Workbook

Author: Anne Matsumoto Stewart
Publisher: Kodansha
ISBN: 1568364776
Release Date: 2012-12-21
Genre: Foreign Language Study

This companion volume teaches the basics of katakana, the script for writing loanwords borrowed from English and other languages. The book introduces the characters not in the traditional a-i-u-e-o order, but in a radical new one that allows students to sound out words from the very first page. As in the Hiragana Workbook, one page each is devoted to the 46 basic characters, which are then used to form actual, everyday words, enabling the student to build his or her vocabulary from the very beginning. The Katakana Workbook also features exercises, flashcards, games and free audio downloads.