Japanese Hiragana Katakana for Beginners

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.

Author: Timothy G. Stout

Publisher: Tuttle Publishing

ISBN: 1462901018

Category: Foreign Language Study

Page: 192

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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, 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.

Japanese Katakana for Beginners

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 ...

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.

First Steps To Mastering Japanese Japanese Hiragana Katakana for Beginners Learn Japanese for Beginner Students Japanese Phrasebook

Included is a practical Japanese phrasebook suitable for travelers and students. Get this Japanese learning book now and start to learn Japanese today!

Author: Yokahama English Japanese Language & Teachers Club

Publisher: Yokahama English Japanese Language & Teachers Club

ISBN:

Category: Foreign Language Study

Page: 70

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こんにちは! Kon'nichiwa! If you are just beginning to learn the Japanese language, knowing a few basic grammar rules will prove to be useful. However, learning 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 of Japanese grammar and how Hiragana, Katakana, and Kanji is used; it helps you to get an overview about how to learn Japanese. 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. Included is a practical Japanese phrasebook suitable for travelers and students. Get this Japanese learning book now and start to learn Japanese today!

Japanese Kanji for Beginners

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.

Author: Timothy G. Stout

Publisher: Tuttle Publishing

ISBN: 1462918999

Category: Foreign Language Study

Page: 320

View: 493

The method that's helped thousands in the U.S. and Japan learn Japanese successfully. The Japanese language has two primary 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 The Extensive downloadable content contains a set of printable kanji flash cards to assist learners in reviewing and memorizing the kanji in the book. It also provides 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.

Learning Japanese Hiragana and Katakana

This Japanese workbook includes: Systematic and comprehensive coverage of the two Japanese kana systems.

Author: Kenneth G. Henshall

Publisher: Tuttle Publishing

ISBN: 1462901816

Category: Foreign Language Study

Page: 144

View: 889

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.

Japanese Writing Practice Book Hiragana Workbook

This handbook was carefully designed to help you quickly and easily learn the forty-six-character hiragana syllabary used for writing all types of native words not written in kanji.

Author: Jing Lend

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Page: 100

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🎌 🈺 🈳 🈲 Practice is the best method for learning written Japanese, to keep it simple. The large open format of Hiragana Japanese Writing Hiragana encourages the student to take a pencil and begin! Hiragana and katakana, two phonetic syllabaries, plus a set of kanji characters that are based on Chinese ideograms, constitute written Japanese. This handbook was carefully designed to help you quickly and easily learn the forty-six-character hiragana syllabary used for writing all types of native words not written in kanji. Hiragana comprehension is essential to the serious learner who wants to learn Japanese effectively. Every character is inserted with the help of brushed, handwritten and typewritten samples which improve character identification. A large writing area allows maximum practice to facilitate memorizing and to ensure proper character training. Writing Japanese Hiragana is an easy-to-use and practical workbook specifically adapted to meet the special needs of young students of the Japanese language. Beginner students and students of all ages will enjoy its original presentation.

Japanese Hiragana Katakana Practice Writing Worksheet

This book for inspire Japanese language learners to write what they learnt about the language, to journal their Japanese learning, Hiragana is a Japanese Syllabary.

Author: Sara Blank Book

Publisher: Createspace Independent Publishing Platform

ISBN: 9781979515986

Category:

Page: 122

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This book for inspire Japanese language learners to write what they learnt about the language, to journal their Japanese learning, Hiragana is a Japanese Syllabary. Hiragana is used to write Okurigana (kana suffixes following a kanji root, for example to inflect verbs and adjectives) Dimension 8.5"x11" 120 pages to write on. Making it so great for classroom studies, as well as quick reviews while travelling!

Reading Writing Japanese A Beginner s Guide to Hiragana Katakana and Kanji Free Online Audio and Downloadable Flash Cards

In this comprehensive guide, language learners will find: The 92 Hiragana and Katakana letters 50 Kanji characters Illustrations to help you remember each letter and its associated sound An extensive bidirectional dictionary Hundreds of ...

Author: Eriko Sato

Publisher:

ISBN: 9784805316580

Category: Foreign Language Study

Page: 128

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The easy way to learn the Japanese writing system! In this beginner's workbook, students of Japanese will learn to read and write the Hiragana and Katakana alphabets, as well as 50 basic Kanji characters. A step-by-step approach moves from tracing letters to reading and writing complete words quickly and effectively. In this comprehensive guide, language learners will find: The 92 Hiragana and Katakana letters 50 Kanji characters Illustrations to help you remember each letter and its associated sound An extensive bidirectional dictionary Hundreds of drills suitable for self-study or classroom use An answer key for all exercises Useful everyday vocabulary and phrases--from numbers and colors to food and social media Free downloadable flashcards to help you review what you've learned Online audio recordings by a native speaker to help with pronunciation Instead of dealing with separate Hiragana and Katakana workbooks, as is common, this comprehensive guide provides an efficient way to learn both with the help of one book.

50 Japanese Short Stories for Beginners Read Entertaining Japanese Stories to Improve your Vocabulary and Learn Japanese While Having Fun

But not with this Japanese book. Whether you're a just starting out or are already familiar with the Japanese language, this book will help you with expanding your Japanese vocabulary and improve your reading skills while having fun.

Author: Yokahama English Japanese Language & Teachers Club

Publisher: Yokahama English Japanese Language & Teachers Club

ISBN:

Category: Foreign Language Study

Page: 157

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Learning Japanese is hard and everyone says so. But not with this Japanese book. Whether you're a just starting out or are already familiar with the Japanese language, this book will help you with expanding your Japanese vocabulary and improve your reading skills while having fun. Here you have 50 entertaining and culturally interesting Japanese short stories for beginners and intermediate Japanese learners. The Japanese stories are written in Hiragana, Katakana, and about 250 basic Kanji characters which correspond to the advanced beginner and low intermediate levels. The stories are followed by line-by-line English translation, which will certainly speed up the the learning process quite a bit. This book also includes a reading guide that explains the basics of the Japanese language and its characters. You get many practical examples on how to read the characters and you can also use this book as a language learning tool or Japanese text book to advance with your Japanese skills at your own pace. 1. The Tokyo Fish Market 2. Buddhism in Japan 3. Lost in Tokyo 4. Teaching in Japan 5. Karaoke Japanese Style 6. Saving Face 7. Faux Pas in the Restaurant 8. Just a Couple of Drinks 9. Humour Is if You Still Laugh 10. A Special Geisha 11. A Happy Marriage 12. Under the Lamp Post 13. Group Learning 14. I Marry My Office 15. Dialogue - Today We Have Rabbit 16. Dialogue - Dining European Style 17. The Tourist Guide 18. Inexpensive Shopping in Japan 19. Born in Michigan 20. Easter 21. Foreigners in Britain 22. Kindness 23. My Hobbies 24. Studying Abroad 25. A New Recipe 26. Social Media 27. Vegan Food 28. Bad Luck 29. Our Hotel 30. In the Theatre 31. Dialogue - Where is Our Cat? 32. A Special Public Swimming Pool 33. On Fridays We Go Swimming 35. Best Friends 36. The Order 37. Food Poisoning 38. New Year's Eve in Europe 39. The Circus 40. The Car Accident 41. A Japanese in Munich Japanese Short Stories for Intermediate Learners 42. The Polish Maid 43. Americans in Germany 44. The Treasure in the Forest 45. The Barbecue Evening 46. How to Find a Billionaire on a Cruise Trip 47. Crowdfunding for a New Kitchen 48. A very Catholic Irish Family 49. I Meet You in the Sauna 50. Classic Story: The Legend of Princess Kaguya There are many Japanese books out there, but this book will entertain and help you in many ways. Start your journey of active Japanese learning TODAY!

One Week to Hiragana

By learning hiragana, students create a solid foundation for the rest of their language learning adventure.This book contains: Chapter Quizzes Multiple Hiragana Writing Styles Letter Match Activities Connect the Dots Word Search Tons of ...

Author: K S Southall

Publisher:

ISBN: 9781678343804

Category:

Page: 102

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One Week to Hiragana is a self-study workbook for students of the Japanese language. Japanese is composed of three writing systems: hiragana, katakana, and kanji. One Week to Hiragana tackles the first one in a fun, activity-packed, workbook that teaches the primary Japanese writing system the easy way. By learning hiragana, students create a solid foundation for the rest of their language learning adventure.This book contains: Chapter Quizzes Multiple Hiragana Writing Styles Letter Match Activities Connect the Dots Word Search Tons of Practice Writing Space Bonus Lessons Two End of Course Tests


Colloquial Japanese

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 ...

Author: Junko Ogawa

Publisher: Routledge

ISBN: 131730621X

Category: Foreign Language Study

Page: 304

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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.

Genkouyoushi Notebook

Large Japanese Kanji Practice Notebook great for beginners. The perfect notebook to practice and improve Japanese writing skills. This is blank workbook with Genkō yōshi paper, used for vertical writing.

Author: City Dreams Publishing

Publisher:

ISBN:

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Page: 122

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Includes Hiragana & Katakana Alphabets. Large Japanese Kanji Practice Notebook great for beginners. The perfect notebook to practice and improve Japanese writing skills. This is blank workbook with Genkō yōshi paper, used for vertical writing. Each box is divided into quadrants for easier positioning and distribution of space. One kanji, hiragana or katakana character fits in each square. Cover Page to write your name and personal info Hiragana & Katakana Alphabets Dimensions: 8.5 x 11 in. 120 Genkoyoushi Pages Classic Soft cover White paper Get your Genko yoshi Notebook now!

Reading and Writing Japanese Hiragana

"Proficiency in the Japanese alphabet known as Hiragana is the first step on the journey to mastering reading and writing in Japanese. This book gives you all the tools you need!"--from back cover.

Author: Emiko Konomi

Publisher:

ISBN: 9784805315217

Category: Foreign Language Study

Page: 96

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This book provides a complete course for beginning students who want to master the first step in learning to read and write Japanese! With plentiful writing and reading practice, this workbook starts with the basic letters and works up to writing words and complete sentences. Divided into two parts, the first part presents the 46 main Hiragana in their full and contracted forms, with extensive writing spaces provided for writing practice. Recognition and pronunciation of the letters are reinforced through writing and listening exercises. In the second half of the book, students can apply their knowledge of Hiragana in a Writing Practice section that contains sentences related to contexts in which Hiragana words are often used, such as greetings, common expressions, place names and transportation. The exercises are graded in difficulty from Writing Drills (from copying to writing from memory) to Dictation Practice (connecting the sounds with the letters) to Writing Exercises (writing answers that fit the situations given). Unique features of this language workbook include: A thorough overview of the Japanese writing system explaining when and how Hiragana is used Handwriting and stroke-order tips Online audio files speed up the process by reinforcing the pronunciation of the letters through a variety of listening and writing exercises Printable flashcards available online for download Mnemonic illustrations for every character The Japanese writing system combines three types of letters: hiragana, katakana, and kanji. Hiragana can be used to spell out the sounds of kanji Chinese character words--and if you don't know the kanji character you can use Hiragana instead (as young children do). It is also used for various grammatical-function words as well as verb and adjective endings.

Easy Learning Japanese Alphabet Hiragana Katakana Flash Cards Quick Study Big Kana Vocabulary Flashcards for Kids Children Or Beginners Who First St

Easy practice Kana character elementary workbook with fun alphabet letter coloring book for kids.

Author: Yohei Yamamoto

Publisher: Independently Published

ISBN: 9781092154505

Category: Foreign Language Study

Page: 112

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Easy practice Kana character elementary workbook with fun alphabet letter coloring book for kids. Hiragana and katakana are phonetic so it makes the pronunciation clear. The faster you can start reading hiragana and katakana, the faster you'll learn Japanese. To learn hiragana is to create a foundation for the rest of your Japanese. By learning hiragana, you will learn the basics of Japanese pronunciation. It will also open doors in terms of the Japanese resources you can use. There are no (good) Japanese textbooks or learning resources that don't require you to know hiragana. In essence, it's the first step to learn Japanese.

Japanese Hiragana

The Hiragana Writing practice book is a wonderful multi-purpose journal for Katakana syllable letter pronunciation and calligraphy.

Author: BrainSky Press

Publisher:

ISBN: 9781693288241

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Page: 144

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The Hiragana Writing practice 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) 140 Writing pages Makes Learning Fun!

A First Course in Japanese

This Workbook has been specifically written to accompany the Course B ook - A First Course in Japanese.

Author: Fudeko Reekie

Publisher: Pascal Press

ISBN: 9781741251890

Category: Japanese language

Page: 226

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This Workbook has been specifically written to accompany the Course B ook - A First Course in Japanese. This course is designed for senior hig h school students who are beginning their study of Japanese in the last two years of high school. It contains Hiragana, Katakana and Kanji readi ng and writing practice, as well as grammatical exercises, composition, reading and listening comprehension, and crosswords. Two audio CD s cover all the listening exercises. The complete script of the CDs is a lso included in the book. Hiragana and KatakanaIt is desirable for students to learn Hiragana and Katakana before they commence using the Course Book. However, it is possible for teacher s to conduct lessons orally while students acquire Hiragana and Katakana reading skills. Kanji There are 79 Kanji f or reading and writing, ten recognition compounds and four single recogn ition Kanji used for this course. About six Kanji are introduced in each unit, and reading and writing practice is provided at the beginning of each unit. Stroke orders are given on pages 341-345 of the Course Book. Wonderword and crossword Students will hav e fun finding words in the Wonderwords or solving crossword puzzles. Grammatical exercises and writing, reading and responding Exercises for required grammar and writing practice on Genkoyoshi are given. Reading comprehension At the end of each topic, some comprehen sion passages are given for students to test their reading comprehension skills. Listening comprehension At the end of each unit, listening comprehension is given. The C D script for the listening is given at the end of the Workbook. Each ite m is read twice with a five second pause. Students will have to stop the CD to write their answers. Speaking Quest ions are given at the end of each topic in the Course Book. However, the Workbook also provides exercises for speaking.

Let s Learn Japanese with Hiragana and Katakana

This book aims to teach Japanese characters step by step, whilst also simultaneously highlighting vocabulary needed by beginners.

Author: Masumi Kai

Publisher: Cambridge Scholars Publishing

ISBN: 1443869570

Category: Language Arts & Disciplines

Page: 90

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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.

Beginner s Japanese

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.

Author: Joanne Redmond Claypoole

Publisher: Hippocrene Books

ISBN: 9780781811415

Category: Foreign Language Study

Page: 290

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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.

Japanese Writing Practice Notebook

Get This Japanese Writing Practice Notebook and Enjoy: Size: 8.5 x 11 inches Paper: Columns of squares to practice Japanese lettering Use for: Kana, Kanji, Genkouyoushi, Hiragana & Katakana Pages: 110 off-white pages Cover: Beautiful glossy ...

Author: MakMak Notebooks

Publisher: Independently Published

ISBN: 9781790913688

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Page: 110

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Stylish Japanese Writing Paper Notebook | Write Your Own Kanji Symbols! Are you fascinated with learning the wonderful Japanese language? Would you like to practice writing Kanji symbols? Now you can! With this beautifully designed Japanese Genkouyoushi Paper notebook you'll be able to create your own Kanji characters in no time. Get This Japanese Writing Practice Notebook and Enjoy: Size: 8.5 x 11 inches Paper: Columns of squares to practice Japanese lettering Use for: Kana, Kanji, Genkouyoushi, Hiragana & Katakana Pages: 110 off-white pages Cover: Beautiful glossy Japanese Writing Practice Notebook cover Can't wait to get started? Then scroll to the top of this page and click the Buy Now button.