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Japanese for Fun With Cd: Make Your Stay in Japan More Enjoyable
Japanese for Fun With Cd
Make Your Stay in Japan More Enjoyable
Paperback      ISBN: 4805308664
A practical, yet enjoyable approach to quickly learning basic Japanese, Japanese for Fun incorporates short, simple characters to teach useful expressions for everyday situations. Also included is a wealth of practical advice on making the most of your stay in Japan.
by Misc
Paperback      ISBN: 4334731767
Beginner's Kana Workbook: Practice Drills for Writing Hiragana and Katakana
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.
Writing Japanese Katakana: An Introductory Japanese Language Workbook
Writing Japanese Katakana
An Introductory Japanese Language Workbook
Paperback      ISBN: 0804836213
The large, open format of Writing Katakana: An Introductory Workbook invites the student to start writing immediately. Written Japanese comprises two phonetic syllabaries, hiragana and katakana. This workbook has been carefully designed to facilitate easy mastery of the forty-six character katakana syllabary which is used to write words of foreign origin. Each character is introduced with brushed, handwritten, and typed samples. Entertaining illustrations and amusing examples of onomatopoeic usage of katakana in Japanese writings further reinforce memorization in a fun way.
Japanese a Language Map
Japanese a Language Map
Japanese    Paperback      ISBN: 094450213x
What better guided tour could there be through the experiences of travelling in a foreign language? Suitable for anyone travelling abroad, this phrasebook is in a 'map' format. It contains over 1000 words and phrases split into important sections, covering the basics for any trip - dining in an expensive restaurant and buying tickets to a museum.
English in Japanese
English in Japanese
Paperback      ISBN: 4896847016
The Learner's Kanji Dictionary
The Learner's Kanji Dictionary
Japanese    Paperback      ISBN: 080483556x
The Learner's Kanji Dictionary, based on the acclaimed Kanji Dictionary, is a portable dictionary created specially for students of the Japanese language. This compact paperback edition provides the same radical system and multi-compound reference system as found in the Kanji Dictionary. An added feature is an index by stroke count, invaluable to all beginners. This handy character dictionary includes 2,882 character entries and 12,073 compounds. The character entries are ordered according to the system of 79 Radicals. The dictionary contains information about writing, form, structure, etc. of each of the characters, as well as approximately 700 surnames and 600 given names. It is possible to lookup all the characters through an alphabetical pronunciation index. The supplement contains the frequency tables of surnames and given names.
Outrageous Japanese: Slang, Curses & Epithets
Outrageous Japanese
Slang, Curses & Epithets
Paperback      ISBN: 0804816948
Fun and instructive, this book is perfect for those looking to taste the flavor of informal Japanese, and those who want to shock or surprise a Japanese friend or enemy with a pithy phrase.
Easy Kana Workbook: Basic Practice in Hiragana and Katakana for Japanese Language Students
Easy Kana Workbook
Basic Practice in Hiragana and Katakana for Japanese Language Students
Paperback      ISBN: 0844285323
Dk Eyewitness Travel Japanese Phrase Book
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.