Teach Yourself Get Started in Japanese
Absolute Beginner Course
Japanese Paperback ISBN: 1444174746
If you are an absolute beginner or simply looking for a solid foundation to your language studies for school, work or travel, this engaging book and MP3 audio course will help get you on your way to speaking, writing, reading and understanding Japanese in no time. The main body of the book is written in Romanized script. Each unit also offers reading practice in the Japanese scripts: hiragana, katakana and some simple kanji. Through culture notes, clear language presentations, and extensive practice and review, you will pick up the Japanese you need to communicate naturally in everyday situations - from shopping and travelling to food and daily life. Engaging with our interactive Discovery Method, you?ll absorb language rules faster, remember what you learn easily, and put your Japanese into use with confidence. Get Started in Japanese has a learner-centered approach that incorporates the following features: - Outcomes-based approach - focus your learning with clear goals - Learn to learn - tips and skills on how to be a better language learner - Discovery method - figure out rules and patterns for yourself to make the language stick - Self-check and test yourself - see and assess your own progress - Personalization - use the language in real situations Rely on Teach Yourself, trusted by language learners for over 75 years.
Speak Japanese Get Started Kit
Japanese Compact Disc ISBN: 0071628886
Experience the language learning method millions around the world have come to trust . Unlike most language learning systems, the Michel Thomas Method enables you to naturally and intuitively develop the building blocks for language comprehension. You can pick up Japanese quickly and easily through listening, speaking, and thinking through the language. Guided by a language instructor and native speakers, Speak Japanese Get Started Kit takes you through an interactive lesson with two other students. In less than two hours, you will have the ability to put together words and phrases together naturally and make your own sentences. .
Japanese for Dummies
Paperback ISBN: 1119475406
Learn to speak Japanese Japanese language enrollment is up by 27.5 percent since 2006, making it the sixth most popular language studied on college campuses. Whether studying for school, business, or travel, Japanese For Dummies provides complete coverage of all Japanese language essentials including grammar, usage, and vocabulary. Complete with free conversational audio tracks online, this handy book offers everything you need to learn the Japanese language to get ahead in class or on a trip to Japan. In no time, you’ll make sense of the language well enough to communicate with native speakers! - Includes expanded coverage of grammar, verb conjugations, and pronunciations - Provides a refreshed mini-dictionary with even more essential vocabulary - Offers useful exercises and practice opportunities - Helps you learn to speak conversational Japanese with ease Whether for work, school, or fun, Japanese For Dummies is the fast and easy way to add this language to your skillset!
Random House Japanese-English English-Japanese Dictionary
Paperback ISBN: 034540548x
Features more than fifty thousand entries; Japanese terms shown in romanized Japanese and standard Japanese characters; common idioms, phrases, and expressions; and sources of foreign borrowings. Original.
Essential Japanese Phrasebook & Dictionary
Speak Japanese With Confidence!
Paperback ISBN: 4805314443
Essential Japanese Phrase Book & Dictionary teaches you the practical phrases and expressions needed for common, everyday interactions in Japan in a way that's clear, concise, accessible and enjoyable. Key features of this Japanese phrasebook and dictionary include: - Over 2,000 practical sentences - A practical English-Japanese dictionary - Essential expressions used for meeting people, starting conversations, and asking and replying to simple questions - Manga illustrations to illustrate key phrases and situations - A pronunciation guide and Japanese grammar notes explain the basic sounds and sentence patterns of the Japanese language - Japan travel tips, cultural notes and much more! All Japanese words and phrases are in Romanized form as well as the Japanese script. Basic grammar and pronunciation notes get you speaking right away, and tips on culture and etiquette allow you to interact with Japanese without making serious blunders. Whether you're a novice or have some experience with the language, this is a reference you'll turn to again and again when visiting Japan and interacting with Japanese people.
Dk Eyewitness Travel Japanese Phrase Book
Paperback ISBN: 0789494906
A travel phrasebook for anyone planning a trip to Japan, this pocket-sized paperback includes all the essential words and phrases for every traveler. Even experienced speakers will benefit from the detailed cultural and travel-specific knowledge, and first-time speakers will find it easy to pick up the key words and phrases they need to get by. Easy to browse and easy to carry, it will travel with you wherever you go and give you language help at your fingertips. Part of the DK Eyewitness Travel Guides Phrase Book series. These pocket dictionaries give business and vacation travelers everything they need for a smooth, successful trip. Organized by subject, they help the traveler quickly find the vocabulary relevant to any situation, whether transportation, hotels, meals, shopping, post offices and banks, sports, or health care, and the phrasebook and glossary are accompanied by a pronunciation guide. At the end of each guide book is a 2,000-word mini-dictionary.