Basic Japanese Kanji Volume 1  -     By: Timothy G. Stout, Kaori Hakone
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Basic Japanese Kanji Volume 1

Tuttle Publishing / 2011 / Paperback

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Format: Paperback
Number of Pages: 320
Vendor: Tuttle Publishing
Publication Date: 2011
Dimensions: 9.00 X 6.00 (inches)
ISBN: 4805310480
ISBN-13: 9784805310489
Availability: Expected to ship on or about 07/29/15.

Publisher's Description

This is an invaluable study guide for learning basic Japanese Kanji characters.

Basic Japanese Kanji, Volume 1 is your introduction to the first 205 of the 410 core characters in Japanese (plus 18 additional kanji that serve as building blocks). These beginner kanji are the most frequently used in newspapers, conversations and the top college-level beginning Japanese textbooks. Using a focused combination of proven traditional methods and unique new methods, this book will help independent Japanese language learners and university or high school students to write, read, speak and use Japanese better.

Basic Japanese Kanji makes studying easier by using a combination of proven traditional methods and unique new methods to learn Kanji:
  • Clear explanations of the kanji, example compounds, useful vocabulary, and extensive writing practice.
  • Hundreds of readings with comprehension questions similar in format to those on many important national and international Japanese exams.
  • Additional natural and level–appropriate exercises.
  • Original mnemonics for every kanji.
Key features of the CD-ROM:
  • Interactive software offers exam-quality practice.
  • Gives instant feedback/correction.
  • Extensive kanji exercises.
  • Reading comprehension passages and questions.
  • A set of printable kanji flash cards, for on-the-go practice.

Author Bio

Timothy G. Stout has an M.A. in Japanese pedagogy from Columbia University and a B.A. in Japanese teaching from Brigham Young University. He is the author of Tuttle Japanese for Kids Flash Cards and More Japanese for Kids Flash Cards.

Kaori Hakone serves as a writer and an examiner for various international Japanese language exams. She has taught in both primary and secondary public and private schools and currently teaches at the American School in Japan.

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