The Complete Japanese Adjective Guide
1st Edition Paperback ISBN: 0804832765
An unusual aspect of Japanese is the inflection of its adjectives. In many ways, Japanese adjectives behave like verbs. This unique guide gives students a comprehensive resource to mastering this critical part of grammar.
Japanese at a Glance
Phrase Book & Dictionary for Travelers
Japanese Paperback ISBN: 0764135554
This attractive, illustrated Japanese phrasebook for travelers has been updated and re-designed. Perfect as a take-along guide for visitors to the Far East, it features city maps, information on public transportation systems, general information for visitors to Japan, and bilingual lists of more than 1,500 most-often-used words and expressions for travelers, in the form of phonetic spellings of Japanese words with their English translations. The bookÂ’s page edges are color-coded by topic for quick reference.
Kana-A-Day Practice Pad
Japanese Paperback ISBN: 0804835470
Master hiragana and katakana in just minutes a day with Kana A-Day Practice Pad. Perfect for both beginners and those wishing to hone their kana writing skills, this pad introduces one new kana on each sheet, with readings, stroke order, and sample vocabulary words. All hiragana and katakana are included, along with their sound changes and combinations. For easy reference and review, a booklet listing all kana is included.
Beginner's Kana Workbook
Practice Drills for Writing Hiragana and Katakana
Paperback ISBN: 0844283738
Beginning This beginner's workbook helps students learn both hiragana and katakana writing systems. After learning hiragana writing, students move on to katakana. Then they write sentences containing both hiragana and katakana.
Barron's Traveler's Language Guide: Japanese
Japanese Paperback ISBN: 0764132083
Up-to-date in content, beautifully illustrated with color photos, packed with bilingual lists of vital words and phrases, and overflowing with helpful travel advice, this book is a perfect take-along for both business and vacation travelers to Japan. Page edges are color-tippeda different color for each sectionso that on-the-go travelers can refer to any one of 17 separate general topics and find the information they're looking for in a hurry. Color-coded topics include: - Culture and customs - Making travel arrangements in Japanese - Words and phrases for telling time, days of the week, seasons, and colors - Getting around in Japan via public transit, driving, or bicycling - Food and dining - Cultural sites, such as museums, theaters, and sports arenas - Many others A substantial red-coded section in this book is devoted to vocabulary. It gives travelers a bilingual dictionary in two sectionsfrom Japanese to English and from English to Japanese. Small enough for easy packing with travel luggage, and featuring a clear, vinyl jacket that will stand up to the wear and tear of many journeys, this book is both practical and good-looking. Titles in Barron's Traveler's Language Guides series are available for seven different languages and countries.
Your Guide to Speaking Japanese Quickly And Effortlessly in a Few Hours
Paperback ISBN: 4805308524
Initially written for the tourist visiting Japan, Practical Japanese is actually a very handy reference for anyone interested in quickly acquiring a working knowledge of spoken Japanese. With approximately 350 essential words and 130 pages of practical conversational usage, this handy book provides the basics needed to converse in simple Japanese. Over 200 simple illustrations allow even beginners to express themselves. Practical Japanese is a concise, simple, and useful tool from the very first page.