Speak Japanese – the fun and easy way!
Packed with clear explanations and real-world examples
Your friendly guide to understanding Japanese – quickly and easily!
Whether you’re a student, a traveler, or you just want to pick up basic Japanese, this unintimidating guide will help you start speaking the language in no time. Inside you’ll find a wealth of fascinating cultural facts and handy references – including a Japanese-English mini-dictionary, lists of common expressions and verbs, and much more!
All this on the bonus audio CD
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Eriko Sato, PhD, is Professor of Japanese at State University of New York (SUNY) at Stony Brook. Sato is a native Japanese speaker experienced in teaching Japanese and in translation.
Well I bought the used version and it did look a little rough and had no CD but considering that I paid $0.01 plus shipping, it was a steal! Read morePublished 8 months ago by Spendthrift
This is a good guide to the basics of grammar and vocabulary, better if it's used in conjuction with other sources, like a good Japanese/English dictionary, book on verb... Read morePublished on Feb. 5 2010 by gizzyspal
When I brought this book, I did not know there was not any Japanese in it.
If you want to learn Japanese, this book is not for you. Read more
I remember buying this book when it first came out back in 2002, and used it in Sato Sensei's JPN111 class. Read morePublished on Dec 10 2003 by Ann Ayala
I'm currently a student of Professor Sato at SUNY university at Stony Brook and she's the greatest Sensei I've ever had! Read morePublished on Oct. 21 2003 by Sean
(By Edward Trimnell, author of "Why You Need a Foreign Language & How to Learn One"(ISBN:1591133343))
This book is not a college-level textbook of Japanese, but this is not... Read more