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andlt;bandgt;andlt;iandgt;Japanese for Beginnersandlt;/iandgt; is a straightforward learning guide which enables beginners to pick up a function knowledge of spoken Japanese very quickly and easily.andlt;/bandgt;andlt;BRandgt;andlt;BRandgt;Specifically designed to teach spoken Japanese as it is used in daily life rather than in a formal setting, andlt;iandgt;Japanese for Beginnersandlt;/iandgt; is perfect for a tourist or business person traveling to Japan or a student who wants to learn Japanese rapidly and effectively. Up-to-date and concise, it features the most well respected and proven approach available. Full lessons break down the more difficult aspects of the Japanese language such as pronunciation and grammar, while the andlt;bandgt;MP3 and audio CDandlt;/bandgt; allows for listening comprehension and practice. The writing element focuses on the easy-to-read Latin script (andlt;iandgt;romanjiandlt;/iandgt;) rather than on the more difficult Japanese script (andlt;iandgt;kanji and kanaandlt;/iandgt;), cutting down on the time it takes between starting the book and being able to speak Japanese.andlt;BRandgt;andlt;BRandgt;Key features of andlt;iandgt;Japanese for Beginnersandlt;/iandgt; include:andlt;ulandgt;andlt;liandgt; andlt;bandgt;Practical Japanese phrasesandlt;/bandgt; help you converse with ease.andlt;/liandgt;andlt;liandgt; andlt;bandgt;Comic stripsandlt;/bandgt; (andlt;iandgt;Japanese mangaandlt;/iandgt;) and andlt;bandgt;dialoguesandlt;/bandgt; bring Japanese to life.andlt;/liandgt;andlt;liandgt; andlt;bandgt;Exercisesandlt;/bandgt; help you to practice speaking and listening.andlt;/liandgt;andlt;liandgt; andlt;bandgt;MP3 audio CDandlt;/bandgt; features native Japanese speakers to help you pronounce Japanese like a pro.andlt;/liandgt;andlt;/ulandgt;Thousands of people need to communicate in Japanese for practical reasons, but don't have the time or opportunity to devote the many years it takes to study Japanese formally. By providing a firm grounding in Japanese sentence structure, using dialogues that reflect authentic Japanese culture and comic strips that emphasize conversations and humor, andlt;iandgt;Tuttle Japanese for Beginnersandlt;/iandgt; will soon have you on your way to becoming conversational in Japanese. When you consider that the Japanese language is spoken by 125 million people worldwide, and Japan is the world's third largest economy, the advantages of speaking Japanese become clear!

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This guide to speaking conversational Japanese uses many methods to make learning easier such as comic strips, dialogues and an MP3 Audio CD that allows beginners to hear the pronunciations of native speakers. Toyozato is the founder of a language school for English speakers in Okinawa, and he starts with tutorials on basic sentence structures that use Japanese cultural touchstones for more natural conversational skills. Exercises and reviews are included at the conclusion of each chapter as well. Annotation ©2009 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)

Synopsis:

A sensible learning tool, this book enables beginners to learn a functional knowledge of spoken Japanese in just days

Synopsis:

Includes Audio CD.

Thousands of people need to communicate in Japanese for practical reasons, but don't have the time or opportunity to devote the many years it takes to speak formal Japanese correctly. Tuttle Japanese for Beginners is a sensible learning tool enabling beginners to pick-up a functional knowledge of spoken Japanese in just a few days, rather than a few years.

By providing realistic dialogue that reflects actual situations you might encounter in Japan, comics to make learning easier and many practical examples, Tuttle Japanese for Beginners is a useful aid to becoming conversant in Japanese.

Synopsis:

Includes Audio CD.andlt;BRandgt;andlt;BRandgt;Thousands of people need to communicate in Japanese for practical reasons, but don't have the time or opportunity to devote the many years it takes to speak formal Japanese correctly. andlt;iandgt;Tuttle Japanese for Beginnersandlt;/iandgt; is a sensible learning tool enabling beginners to pick-up a functional knowledge of spoken Japanese in just a few days, rather than a few years.andlt;BRandgt;andlt;BRandgt;By providing realistic dialogue that reflects actual situations you might encounter in Japan, comics to make learning easier and many practical examples, andlt;iandgt; Tuttle Japanese for Beginnersandlt;/iandgt; is a useful aid to becoming conversant in Japanese.

About the Author

andlt;bandgt;Sachiko Toyozatoandlt;/bandgt; is the founder of a language school for English-speakers in Okinawa, Japan.

Product Details

ISBN:
9784805309063
Author:
Toyozato, Sachiko
Publisher:
Tuttle Publishing
Author:
o
Author:
Sachiko Toyozat
Subject:
Japanese language
Subject:
English
Subject:
Japanese
Subject:
Foreign Languages-Japanese
Subject:
Non-Classifiable
Subject:
beginner japanese; study japanese; read japanese; learn japanese; japanese textbook;
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beginner japanese; study japanese; read japanese; learn japanese; japanese textbook; japanese book
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se textbook; japanese book
Subject:
japanese langauge; learn japanese; beginner japanese; study japanese; read japanese; learn japanese; japanese textbook; japanese book
Subject:
japanese language; learn japanese; beginner japanese; study japanese; read japanese; learn japanese; japanese textbook; japanese book
Subject:
japanese language ; learn japanese ; beginner japanese
Subject:
learn japanese ; japanese textbook ; japanese book ;
Subject:
learn japanese; japanese language; learn japanese; beginner japanese
Edition Description:
Trade Paperback
Series:
No Series
Publication Date:
20080931
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Illustrations:
65-minute MP3 audio CD; approx 50 bandw
Pages:
224
Dimensions:
10 x 7.5 in 22 oz

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"Synopsis" by ,
A sensible learning tool, this book enables beginners to learn a functional knowledge of spoken Japanese in just days
"Synopsis" by , Includes Audio CD.

Thousands of people need to communicate in Japanese for practical reasons, but don't have the time or opportunity to devote the many years it takes to speak formal Japanese correctly. Tuttle Japanese for Beginners is a sensible learning tool enabling beginners to pick-up a functional knowledge of spoken Japanese in just a few days, rather than a few years.

By providing realistic dialogue that reflects actual situations you might encounter in Japan, comics to make learning easier and many practical examples, Tuttle Japanese for Beginners is a useful aid to becoming conversant in Japanese.

"Synopsis" by , Includes Audio CD.andlt;BRandgt;andlt;BRandgt;Thousands of people need to communicate in Japanese for practical reasons, but don't have the time or opportunity to devote the many years it takes to speak formal Japanese correctly. andlt;iandgt;Tuttle Japanese for Beginnersandlt;/iandgt; is a sensible learning tool enabling beginners to pick-up a functional knowledge of spoken Japanese in just a few days, rather than a few years.andlt;BRandgt;andlt;BRandgt;By providing realistic dialogue that reflects actual situations you might encounter in Japan, comics to make learning easier and many practical examples, andlt;iandgt; Tuttle Japanese for Beginnersandlt;/iandgt; is a useful aid to becoming conversant in Japanese.
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