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Japanese for Busy People I: Kana Version Text - Revised 3rd Edition Paperback – Jan 15 2007


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  • Paperback: 288 pages
  • Publisher: Kodansha; Revised 3rd Edition edition (Jan. 12 2007)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 4770030096
  • ISBN-13: 978-4770030092
  • Product Dimensions: 26.4 x 2 x 18.8 cm
  • Shipping Weight: 699 g
  • Average Customer Review: 4.8 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (6 customer reviews)
  • Amazon Bestsellers Rank: #246,489 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)

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THE ASSOCIATION FOR JAPANESE-LANGUAGE TEACHING (AJALT) was established to meet the practical needs of people who wish to communicate effectively in Japanese. In 1977 it was recognized as a nonprofit organization by Japan's Ministry of Education. In 1992 it was awarded the Japan Foundation Special Prize.


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6 of 6 people found the following review helpful By Otto Yuen on May 16 2007
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If you're looking for a good book to learn Japanese language, you probably have too many choices flooding your mind and have no idea which one is for you, because every one of them seems good. So, why this one?

This book is very well organized. It contains 11 units to cover the most practical topics surviving in Japan, such as meeting people, shopping, getting around, dinning out, visiting a japanese home, responding inquiries at office, and socializing, etc. Each unit is consist of a culture note, a specific grammar syntax and usage, and a couple of lessons. Each lesson starts with a short dialogue to illustrate the common conversation of the unit's topic. It also provides a detail explanation on the sentence usage and the new vocabulary introduced in the dialogue. Few exercises are followed to help readers to get familiarized and practice what they have just learned. An audio CD is also accompanied with this book to demonstrate the conversation addressed in each dialogues. At the end of the book, it comes with the Appendixes, which provides a summary of all the particles, sentence patterns, adjectives, etc. in a list with examples and reference to the book's units & lessons. In addition, it has a mini-dictionary with english to japanese and japanese to english. This book also makes use of a lot of pictures to illustrate dialogues and exercises. It really helps the reader to have a more relax and interesting learning journey. After finishing this book, you should be able to have the following skills: (i) basic usage of nouns, verbs, adjectives, (b) basic conversation for essential everyday siturations, and (c) reading and writing hiragana & katakana.
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By Epic-Fly on April 4 2014
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Very solid book for learning Japanese. So far it helps for reading and writing Katakana and Hiragana if you already know it. For me it's difficult to keep up in class since I don't have it memorized.

Would've given it full 5 stars except Amazon shipped this book and the condition of the book wasn't the best. It had noticeable bends that kind of bugged me. Still does, but it's OK.
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By Keyu Fan on Feb. 16 2014
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I'm recently learning Japanese language and this book helps with daily conversation and learning Hiragana. The language becomes easier if you carefully read this book and try your best to remember the vocabulary
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