Introduction to Written Japanese

Katakana

Author: Jim Gleeson

Publisher: Tuttle Publishing

ISBN: 9780804820769

Category: Foreign Language Study

Page: 48

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This guide presents exercises, review practices and lively illustrations, helping the reader to learn to write Katakana.
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Writing Japanese Katakana

An Introductory Japanese Language Workbook: Learn and Practice The Japanese Alphabet

Author: Jim Gleeson

Publisher: Tuttle Publishing

ISBN: 1462917402

Category: Foreign Language Study

Page: 80

View: 8036

This is an introductory workbook and guide to writing Japanese Katakana. Writing Japanese Katakana has been carefully designed to facilitate the quick and easy mastery of the 46–character katakana alphabet, making it the perfect tool to begin the process of mastering written Japanese. Each character is introduced with brushed, handwritten and typed samples that enhance character recognition. Extensive space for writing allows maximum practice to facilitate memorization and to ensure proper character formation. Entertaining illustrations and amusing examples of loan–words that use katakana in Japanese writings further reinforce memorization in a fun way. Writing Katakana is tailored to the specific needs of young students of the Japanese language, but is also well suited to beginning students of any age. This Japanese language workbook contains: grayed–out, trace–over characters for correct character construction. Extensive practice in writing sentences for maximum reinforcement. Supplementary explanations, including a brief history of the origin of each character, to foster visual recall.
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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

View: 9302

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: 5679

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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Learn Japanese katakana

Author: Ponte Ryuurui

Publisher: Lulu.com

ISBN: 1312496681

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Page: N.A

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Easy and Fun Katakana

Basic Japanese Writing for Loanwords and Emphasis

Author: Kiyomi Ogawa

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9781611720488

Category: Foreign Language Study

Page: 96

View: 6175

Learn the second key Japanese syllabary from every angle: reading, writing, and real-world examples.
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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: 8007

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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Japanese Hiragana and Katakana Practice Pad

Learn the Two Japanese Alphabets Quickly & Easily with this Japanese Language Learning Tool

Author: Richard S. Keirstead

Publisher: Tuttle Publishing

ISBN: 1462918573

Category: Foreign Language Study

Page: 384

View: 5573

Japanese Hiragana & Katakana Practice Pad provides an enjoyable and motivating way for the learner to have practice in writing the syllables of the Japanese hiragana and katakana writing systems. There are a total of 365 practice sheets—one per day for a year of learning, or more than one per day for faster progress!—as well as basic instructions and extra sheets of blank squared paper for extra practice. The syllables are introduced in a logical order, along with their equivalents in the roman alphabet and several examples, and practice is given in using them to write simple, useful Japanese language words. Word-stroke diagrams are provided for each character. Structured space around the edge of each page allows the user to first trace the shapes on top of the models, and then write the syllables independently. This volume will provide a good foundation for anybody interested in mastering the basic kana syllables essential for learning Japanese.
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Guide to Learning Hiragana & Katakana

First Steps to Reading and Writing Japanese

Author: Kenneth G. Henshall,Tetsuo Takagaki

Publisher: Tuttle Publishing

ISBN: 9780804833912

Category: Foreign Language Study

Page: 120

View: 2364

This book presents a systematic and comprehensive overview of the two kana systems needed to read and write Japanese. With expanded writing and preparation space, this revised edition offers ample provisions for practice, review, and self-testing at several levels. It also includes a detailed reference section explaining the origin and function of kana and the various kana combinations.
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Learning Japanese Hiragana and Katakana

Workbook and Practice Sheets

Author: Kenneth G. Henshall,Tetsuo Takagaki

Publisher: Tuttle Publishing

ISBN: 1462901816

Category: Foreign Language Study

Page: 144

View: 1672

Learning Hiragana and Katakana is a systematic and comprehensive Japanese workbook that is perfect for self study or in a classroom setting. Written Japanese combines three different types of characters: the Chinese characters known as kanji, and two Japanese sets of phonetic letters, hiragana and katakana, known collectively as kana, that must be mastered before the Japanese kanji can be learned. Learning Japanese Hiragana and Katakana provides beginning-level students of Japanese a thorough grounding in the basic hiragana and katakana phonetic symbols or syllabaries. A comprehensive introduction presents their basic function, origin, pronunciation and usage. The main body of the book is devoted to presenting the 92 hira and kata characters along with their variations, giving step-by-step guidelines on how to write each character neatly in the correct stroke order, with plentiful practice spaces provided for handwriting practice. This Japanese workbook includes: Systematic and comprehensive coverage of the two Japanese kana systems. Ample provision for Japanese kana practice, review, and self-testing at several levels Detailed reference section explaining the origin and function of kana, and the various kana combinations. Access to online Japanese audio files to aid in correct pronunciation. Helpful additional information for language students accustomed to romanized Japanese. Vocabulary selected for usefulness and cultural relevance. About this new edition: The new third edition has been expanded and revised to include many additional reading and writing exercises. Accompanying online recordings demonstrate the correct pronunciation of all the characters, vocabulary, and sentences in the book.
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Japanese Katakana: Essential Writing Practice Workbook for Beginner and Student (Handwriting Workbook)

Author: Brainsky Press

Publisher: Handwriting Workbook

ISBN: 9781719895422

Category: Language Arts & Disciplines

Page: 150

View: 8441

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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Art of Japanese Writing & Calligraphy: Kanji. Hiragana.Katakana

Kanji. Hiragana. Katakana

Author: Hideo Muranaka

Publisher: AuthorHouse

ISBN: 1420898698

Category: Education

Page: 112

View: 6290

This textbook is a summary of an introductory study of Japanese calligraphy for college students. It includes brush writing systems of Kanji (Chinese characters) and a Japanese syllabary (Hiragana or Katakana). This book will help students comprehend Japanese calligraphic historical information makes it easier and more interesting for students to practice writing characters with brush and ink.
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Easy katakana

how to read and write English words used in Japanese

Author: Tina Wells

Publisher: McGraw-Hill

ISBN: N.A

Category: Foreign Language Study

Page: 149

View: 3251

Twenty lessons introduce the kanas, or syllables that make up Japanese words borrowed from foreign languages, and are accompanied by practice exercises
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Japanese Writing Practice Book

Genkoyoushi Paper Japanese Character Kanji Hiragana Katakana Language Workbook Study Teach Learning Home School 8. 5x11 Inches 120 Pages

Author: Michelia Creations

Publisher: Createspace Independent Publishing Platform

ISBN: 9781986682220

Category:

Page: 122

View: 6258

Japanese Writing Practice Notebook This Japanese Writing Practice Notebook for kids,student and other learn to writing japanese language Details Blank Genkouyoushi Paper Notebook Practice Writing Japanese(kanji, hiragana and katakana) It's a perfect gift for family and friends 120 pages 8.5 inches By 11 Inches Matte Cover Paperback Cover Get start Japanese Writing Practice Book today!
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Light on the Origins of Reiki

A Handbook for Practicing the Original Reiki of Usui and Hayashi

Author: Tadao Yamaguchi

Publisher: Lotus Press

ISBN: 0914955659

Category: Body, Mind & Spirit

Page: 189

View: 8304

A journey towards the origins of Reiki as it evolved from Mikao Usui's first inspirations, showing you how it was traditionally taught and practiced in Japan in the mid-thirties of the last century, including many valuable practical applications and cultural background including the traditional Master-disciple relationship, Dr. Hayashi's lectures in the Reiki seminars, natural body cleansing and Byosen (energetic empathy).
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Japanese Writing Notebook

Genkoyoushi Paper Writing Japanese Character Kanji Hiragana Katakana Language Workbook Study Teach Learning Home School 8. 5x11 Inches 120 Pages

Author: Michelia Creations

Publisher: Createspace Independent Publishing Platform

ISBN: 9781986686082

Category:

Page: 122

View: 3175

Japanese Writing Practice Notebook This Japanese Writing Practice Notebook for kids,student and other learn to writing japanese language Details Blank Genkouyoushi Paper Notebook Practice Writing Japanese(kanji, hiragana and katakana) It's a perfect gift for family and friends 120 pages 8.5 inches By 11 Inches Matte Cover Paperback Cover Get start Japanese Writing Notebook today!
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Let’s Learn Japanese with Hiragana and Katakana

Author: Masumi Kai

Publisher: Cambridge Scholars Publishing

ISBN: 1443869570

Category: Language Arts & Disciplines

Page: 90

View: 9085

This book aims to teach Japanese characters step by step, whilst also simultaneously highlighting vocabulary needed by beginners. Each word comes with an illustration to facilitate the reader’s visual learning. The book also contains information on how to write a sentence by using the characters and vocabulary presented to the reader and contains exercises that teachers can use as homework. The attached CD contains the sounds of each character, vocabulary exercises, and instructions on how to type in Japanese. The exercises correspond closely with the book and learners can practice after learning every ten characters.
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