Japanese Katakana for Beginners

First Steps to Mastering the Japanese Writing System

Author: Timothy G. Stout

Publisher: Tuttle Publishing

ISBN: 9784805308783

Category: Foreign Language Study

Page: 96

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Picture mnemonics are a proven tool in the world of language learning. Japanese Katakana for Beginners makes character learning quick and effective by implementing this established system. The method used in Japanese Katakana for Beginners has helped thousands of students learn katakana successfully in the United States and Japan. Full of useful writing tips, rules that allow students to write all Japanese sounds, and exercises such as word searches, crossword puzzles, fill in the blanks, timed recognition quizzes and more, this book is an excellent tool to increase knowledge of the Japanese language.
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Japanese Hiragana & Katakana for Beginners

First Steps to Mastering the Japanese Writing System [Downloadable Content Included]

Author: Timothy G. Stout

Publisher: Tuttle Publishing

ISBN: 1462901018

Category: Foreign Language Study

Page: 192

View: 7358

The method that's helped thousands in the U.S. and Japan learn Japanese successfully. The Japanese language has two basic writing systems, hiragana and katakana, in addition to the one that uses Chinese characters or Kanji. This handy book teaches you a new mnemonics–based method to read and write the basic 92 hiragana and katakana characters. Along with its sister book: Japanese Kanji for Beginners it provides a complete introduction to written Japanese. Memorable picture mnemonics help you to learn the characters by associating their shapes and sounds with combinations of images and English words already familiar to you. Clear examples and entertaining exercises offer opportunities to read, write, use and practice all 46 basic hiragana and 46 basic katakana characters, plus the remaining kana that stand for more complex sounds. Polish your knowledge with word searches, crossword puzzles, fill–in–the–blanks, timed recognition quizzes, and other interesting activities. The downloadable audio allows you to print out your own flash cards (featuring the same mnemonic images taught in the book) to help you review and practice, even while you're on the go.
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Japanese Kanji for Beginners

(JLPT Levels N5 & N4) First Steps to Learning the Basic Japanese Characters [Includes Printable Flash Cards]

Author: Timothy G. Stout,Kaori Hakone

Publisher: Tuttle Publishing

ISBN: 1462918999

Category: Foreign Language Study

Page: 320

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The method that's helped thousands in the U.S. and Japan learn Japanese successfully. The Japanese language has two basic writing systems, kanji characters—which are based on Chinese characters and hiragana and katakana—a mnemonics based alphabet. This handy book teaches you a new mnemonics-based method to read and write the 430 highest-frequency kanji characters. Along with its sister book: Japanese Hiragana and Katakana for Beginners it provides a complete introduction to written Japanese. Japanese Kanji for Beginners contains everything you need to learn the kanji characters required for the Advanced Placement Japanese Language and Culture Exam. It is designed for use by high school or college students as well as independent learners. The kanji learned in this book closely adhere to those introduced in every major Japanese language textbook. Key features of Japanese Kanji for Beginners include: The 430 highest-frequency kanji characters 44 simple, easy-to-follow lessons Concise information on kanji elements, readings and pronunciations Extensive exercises, drills, and writing practice Downloadable content with printable flash cards, practice quizzes and extra exercises Extensive downloadable content book contains a set of printable kanji flash cards to assist learners in reviewing and memorizing the kanji in the book. It also contains sample vocabulary quizzes in a multiple-choice format similar to those in the AP exam, as well as additional exercises that further reinforce the newly learned kanji.
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PONS Schreiben üben Japanisch

ihr praktisches Schrifttraining

Author: Katja Heere

Publisher: PONS

ISBN: 9783125613096


Page: 128

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Breeze Into Japanese

Practical Language for Beginners

Author: Kazuko Imaeda

Publisher: Cheng & Tsui

ISBN: 9780887274220

Category: Foreign Language Study

Page: 323

View: 5547

Breeze into Japanese eases the task of learning Japanese with its simple, logical, and fun approach.
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Japanisch für Dummies

Author: Eriko Satō

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 3527708332


Page: 352

View: 5122

Sie haben angefangen, Japanisch zu lernen, haben regelmäßig Kontakt zu japanischen Geschäftspartnern oder wollen Ihren Urlaub in Japan verbringen? In diesem Buch erfahren Sie alles über die Besonderheiten der Sprache, erhalten eine kurze Einführung in Betonung und Grammatik und lernen anhand von vielen typischen Alltagssituationen Japanisch zu sprechen. So können Sie sich nicht nur auf Japanisch vorstellen und Small Talk betreiben, sondern bekommen auch beim Einkaufen und im Restaurant das, was Sie wollen. Mit der CD zum Buch können Sie viele Sprachübungen anhören und nachsprechen.
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Japanese Katakana: Essential Writing Practice Workbook for Beginner and Student (Handwriting Workbook)

Author: Brainsky Press

Publisher: Handwriting Workbook

ISBN: 9781719895910

Category: Language Arts & Disciplines

Page: 150

View: 9142

The Japanese Alphabet Book is a wonderful multi-purpose journal for Katakana syllable letter pronunciation and calligraphy. First to trace letters on paper and then to practice letters without guidelines. Perfect square space, easy to write in and letter tracing.Product Details: Matte cover design Perfectly sized at a large 8.5 x 11. (21.6cm x 27.9cm) 144 Writing pages Makes Learning Fun!
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Kana a Day Practice Pad

Practice basic Japanese hiragana and katakana and learn a year's worth of Japanese letters in just minutes a day.

Author: Richard S. Keirstead

Publisher: Tuttle Publishing

ISBN: 1462917453

Category: Foreign Language Study

Page: 384

View: 9248

Master hiragana and katakana in just minutes a day with Kana A-Day Practice Pad. Perfect for both beginners studying the Japanese language 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.
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Japanese Writing Practice Book

Practice Book for Japanese Handwriting Kanji, Hiragana and Katakana

Author: Modhouses Publishing

Publisher: Createspace Independent Publishing Platform

ISBN: 9781727035285


Page: 152

View: 2306

Description - Practice Writing Japanese(kanji, hiragana and katakana) For Beginners - Blank Book Handwriting Practice Sheet - Size 8.5x11 inches,150 pages
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Colloquial Japanese

The Complete Course for Beginners

Author: Junko Ogawa,Fumitsugu Enokida

Publisher: Routledge

ISBN: 1317306228

Category: Foreign Language Study

Page: 304

View: 8256

Colloquial Japanese provides a step-by-step course in Japanese as it is written and spoken today. This new edition has been completely rewritten by experienced teachers; it combines an accessible approach with a thorough treatment of the language, equipping learners with the essential skills needed to communicate confidently and effectively in Japanese in a broad range of situations. No prior knowledge of the language is required. Key features include: progressive coverage of speaking, listening, reading and writing skills jargon-free explanations of grammar, with key structures presented through user-friendly diagrams Coverage of the different writing systems of Japanese: hiragana, katakana and kanji an extensive range of focused and stimulating exercises realistic and entertaining dialogues covering a broad variety of scenarios useful vocabulary lists throughout the text additional resources available at the back of the book, including a full answer key, a grammar summary, a verb/adjective list with conjugation aid, bilingual glossaries and English translations of dialogues Balanced, comprehensive and rewarding, Colloquial Japanese will be an indispensable resource both for independent learners and for students taking courses in Japanese. Audio material to accompany the course is available to download free in MP3 format from www.routledge.com/cw/colloquials. Recorded by native speakers, the audio material features the dialogues and texts from the book and will help develop your listening and pronunciation skills. Supplementary exercise sheets for hiragana, katakana and kanji and two additional units can also be found here. These additonal units cover more advanced features of Japanese and incorporate a wide assortment of supporting exercises. By the end of this course, you will be at Level B1 of the Common European Framework for Languages and at the Intermediate-Mid on the ACTFL proficiency scales.
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Beginner's Japanese

Author: Joanne Redmond Claypoole,Emiko Hara

Publisher: Hippocrene Books

ISBN: 9780781811415

Category: Foreign Language Study

Page: 290

View: 3692

Book & CDs. This popular instruction book, ideal for both individual and classroom use, is now accompanied by 2 audio CDs! The 25 lessons combine dialogues with easy-to-follow grammatical explanations. Sidebars feature vocabulary, cultural information, and helpful tips for travellers and businesspeople. Other features include an introduction to hiragana and katakana writing systems, and a Japanese-English/English-Japanese glossary. The aduio CDs complement the dialogue and vocabulary sections of each lesson, helping the reader to understand the language as spoken.
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First Steps to Mastering Japanese: Japanese Hiragana & Katagana for Beginners Learn Japanese for Beginner Students + Phrasebook

Author: Yokahama English Japanese Language & Teachers Club

Publisher: Christian Stahl

ISBN: 1386977985


Page: N.A

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If you are just beginning to learn the Japanese language, knowing the basic grammar rules will prove to be useful. However, Japanese is not difficult. The biggest obstacle is probably the writing system and this book will help you narrow it down. This book, written for the Japanese beginner student, explains the basics and how Hiragana, Katagana, Kanji, and Japanese grammar in general is used; it helps you to get an overview on how to start and proceed. This book shows you the first steps and what you need to get started, it also makes suggestions of effective learning methods which are fun to do on a daily basis. You also get a practical Japanese phrasebook suitable for travelers and students.
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Reading Japanese

a self-instructional manual for beginners, leading to independent translating ability

Author: Jiří Jelínek,Patricia A. Heron

Publisher: N.A


Category: Foreign Language Study

Page: 123

View: 3466

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Japanese for beginners

Author: Yasuo Yoshida

Publisher: N.A


Category: Foreign Language Study

Page: 208

View: 341

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Kana Pict-o-graphix

Author: Michael Rowley

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9781880656181

Category: Foreign Language Study

Page: 70

View: 3832

Pocket-size visual guide for remembering the Japanese syllabaries--perfect for beginners!
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Von Null Ahnung zu etwas Türkisch

Dies ist kein Sprachkurs

Author: Vera F. Birkenbihl

Publisher: MVG Verlag

ISBN: 3864155487

Category: Self-Help

Page: 130

View: 6734

Sie wollen Türkisch lernen, aber Vokabeln pauken ist Ihnen zu langweilig und Grammatik lernen zu kompliziert? Dann sind Sie hier genau richtig, denn mit der Birkenbihl-Methode lernen Sie spielerisch die Grundlagen der türkischen Sprache kennen und bekommen fast nebenbei einen interessanten Einblick in die Mentalität und Denkweise der Sprecher. Mit jeder neuen Sprache, die wir uns aneignen, erweitern wir unseren Horizont und lernen auch unsere eigene Denkweise besser kennen. Gehen Sie auf Abenteuerreise mit Vera F. Birkenbihl.
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Complete Japanese Beginner to Intermediate Book and Audio Course

Enhanced Edition

Author: Helen Gilhooly

Publisher: Hachette UK

ISBN: 147180058X

Category: Foreign Language Study

Page: 400

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Complete Japanese is a comprehensive ebook + audio language course that takes you from beginner to intermediate level. The main body of this ebook is written in Romanized script. Each unit also offers reading practice in the Japanese scripts: hiragana, katakana and some simple kanji. The new edition of this successful course has been fully revised and is packed with new learning features to give you the language, practice and skills to communicate with confidence. -Maps from A1 to B1 of the Common European Framework of Reference (CEFR) for languages -13 learning units plus verb tables and word glossaries -Discovery Method - figure out rules and patterns to make the language stick -Teaches the key skills - reading, writing, listening and speaking -Topic based-approach - learn Japanese you can actually use -Reading activities in Japanese scripts throughout -Learn to learn - tips and skills on how to be a better language learner -Culture notes - learn about the people and places of Japan -Outcomes-based learning - focus your studies with clear aims -Authentic listening activities - everyday conversations give you a flavour of real spoken Japanese -Test Yourself - see and track your own progress Coming soon: get our companion app. Japanese course: Teach Yourself is full of fun, interactive activities to support your learning with this course. Apple and Android versions available. Rely on Teach Yourself, trusted by language learners for over 70 years.
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